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Nucor to Acquire Cold Finish Facilities in Missouri and Mexico

10 August 2017 

Nucor Corporation announced today that it has agreed to acquire St. Louis Cold Drawn, Inc., a manufacturer of cold drawn rounds, hexagons, squares, and special sections that mainly serve the U.S. and Mexican automotive and industrial markets. Read more

ArcelorMittal invests €96m in Florange and Dunkerque

28 July 2017 

In Florange, eastern France, €67m will be invested in a new production line for automotive steels. This project is part of the company’s strategy to have a centre of excellence for automotive steels production in the Lorraine region: Florange and Mouzon in France, and Dudelange in Luxembourg. Read more

POSCO Starts Smartizing All Group Affiliates

19 July 2017 

POSCO, which became the first in the world to introduce the "Smart Factory" to steel production processes, presented an exemplary method of using the smart technology to all group affiliates, and is beginning to spread smartization. Read more

Volkswagen honors thyssenkrupp with award for outstanding product launches

13 July 2017 

thyssenkrupp has been honored by automaker Volkswagen with its “Volkswagen Group Award 2017”. The prize in the “Global Champion” category went to thyssenkrupp’s steering business in recognition of successful product launches and the construction of new plants in China and Mexico. Read more

voestalpine invests more than EUR 100 million in the development and production of high-quality steels at its Donawitz site

11 July 2017 

In line with its strategic focus on customer segments with highest technology requirements, the voestalpine Group has decided to invest more than EUR 100 million in two future-oriented projects at its Donawitz site in Austria. One of the projects is to set up a new continuous casting line for producing extremely pure steels as a sophisticated pre-material for premium rails, quality rolled wire, and high-tech seamless tubes. Read more