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voestalpine direct reduction plant in Texas fully operational since April 1, 2017

10 May 2017 

The completion and opening of the direct reduction plant in Corpus Christi, Texas, last year marked a milestone for the voestalpine Group in its task of securing pre-materials on a long-term basis. Read more

POSCO Commercializes High Manganese Steel Production Technology Based on Molten FeMn Alloy for First Time in the World

13 April 2017 

POSCO Technical Research Laboratories completed a commercial production test of "high manganese steel using molten manganese alloy" and finally transferred the equipment and operations to the Plate Rolling Department of Gwangyang Works. The steelmaker succeeded in commercializing it and opened up a new era of high manganese steel production technology by investing a total of 55 billion won in R&D over four years that began in 2013. Read more

MMK Group to invest over RUB 5.6 bln in Environmental Programme in 2017

11 April 2017 

OJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works ("MMK") Group plans to complete 87 environmental initiatives in 2017 with total investments estimated at around RUB 5.6 bln (USD 98.3 mln) under its Environmental Programme. Read more

ArcelorMittal Zenica inaugurates world’s first hybrid filter

13 March 2017 Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

ArcelorMittal Zenica has officially inaugurated three new investment projects, with a combined value of more than €12.4m, at a ceremony on Friday 10 March. Read more

NSSMC Named a Top 100 Global Innovator in 2016 for Fifth Consecutive Year

27 February 2017 

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) was recognized as one of the world’s top 100 most innovators, by receiving the “2016 Top 100 Global Innovator Award" for the fifth consecutive year. Read more