2020 Member news

HBIS TangSteel New Plant Commences Production

07 September 2020 

HBIS CCP & Group Chairman Yu Yong gave his order by announcing that “Officially, HBIS Tangsteel New Plant Commences its production”. Receiving his order, the No.1, 2922m3 blast furnace lit up the fire. Read more

More Than 10 Series of HBIS Steel Become Country’s First Products

04 September 2020 

This year, HBIS has been strengthening its efforts of improving its client & product structures by developing latest and leading products in the globe. Read more

First HBIS Pilot Hydrogen Station Is In Operation

28 August 2020 

August 28, witnessed by Provincial leaders, experts and enterprise executives, first HBIS Pilot Hydrogen Station commenced its business operation. Read more

HBIS Fine Steel Applied Widely In The Newly Completed Beijing Xiongan Intercity Railway

21 August 2020 

The new icon of Chinese high speed railway system, Beijing-Xiongan Intercity completed its construction on August 17. In total, HBIS delivered over 100,000 tons of high quality high rise building steel, bars and wires. Read more

POSCO Succeeds in Mass Producing Eco-friendly Graphite Free Cutting Steel

20 August 2020 

POSCO’s PosGRAM is expected to enhance the national industrial competitiveness, as it is to replace lead free cutting steel, which was entirely reliant on imports. Read more

Tata Steel launches FerroHaat™ App for sourcing steel scrap

19 August 2020 

Steel Recycling Business, a division of Tata Steel, has launched FerroHaat™, a first-of-its-kind mobile application (App) in the world, to source steel scrap from the traders. Read more

HBIS Launching World’s First Pilot Low Emission Pelletizing Project

10 August 2020 

The Low Pelletizing Mult-Pollutant Emission Technology and Pilot Project in the 13rd National Plan has been launched by HBIS. Read more

NLMK DanSteel supplies steel heavy plates for next-generation floating offshore wind farm

04 August 2020 

NLMK DanSteel, NLMK Group’s plant in Denmark, has supplied its heavy plate for the Wind Float Atlantic project. Read more

Severstal commits to cutting its carbon emissions by 3% by 2023

30 July 2020 

Severstal commits to cutting its carbon emissions by 3% by 2023 and almost doubles its target for reducing total atmospheric emissions. Read more

JFE Steel Launches Center for In-house Digital-transformation Initiatives

20 July 2020 

JFE Steel Corporation announces today the opening of its JFE Digital Transformation Center (JDXC™) as a hub for company-wide digital-transformation (DX) initiatives incorporating data science and the latest ICT. Read more

JFE Steel Launches Center for In-house Digital-transformation Initiatives

20 July 2020 

JFE Steel Corporation announces today the opening of its JFE Digital Transformation Center (JDXC™) as a hub for company-wide digital-transformation (DX) initiatives. Read more

JFE Steel: Nine companies have started “Ship Carbon Recycling WG”

16 July 2020 

Japanese nine companies have started the Ship Carbon Recycling Working Group formed within Japan’s Carbon Capture & Reuse (CCR) Study Group. Read more

POSCO 1% Foundation Launches New Project to Put Disabled Artists on the Map

03 July 2020 

POSCO 1% Foundation (Chairman Jeong-Woo Choi) launched a new project called ‘CollaboArtion = Collaboration+Art’. It is expected to attract the public’s attention for disabled artists. Read more

thyssenkrupp’s water electrolysis technology qualified as primary control reserve

30 June 2020 

thyssenkrupp has reached a further milestone in the reliable use of renewables: Its proprietary water electrolysis technology for the production of green hydrogen meets the requirements for participation in the primary control reserve market. Read more

thyssenkrupp’s water electrolysis technology qualified as primary control reserve

30 June 2020 

E.ON and thyssenkrupp bring hydrogen production to the electricity market. Read more

160,000Tons of HBIS Steel Building A Major Hydropower Project on Jinsha River

29 June 2020 

Wu Dongde Hydro Power plant launched its first generators, a brand new 10 million KW class hydro power plant of the country, in which HBIS delivered over 160,000tons of premium steel. Read more

NLMK Russia Long companies awarded Environmental Product Declaration certificates

25 June 2020 

NLMK Ural and NLMK Kaluga, part of NLMK Russia Long Products Division, have been awarded Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) certificates for rebar. EPD certification will boost the competitiveness of NLMK products in Russian and international markets. Read more

Severstal uses Artificial Intelligence to further boost productivity at Cherepovets Steel Mill

25 June 2020 

A team of specialists from Severstal Digital, part of PAO Severstal, one of the world’s largest steel and steel-related mining businesses, working with experts in flat rolled products from the Cherepovets Steel Mill have successfully increased the productivity of a machine learning model. Read more

POSCO Uses Steel Slag to Create a Sea Forest and Save the Marine Ecosystem

03 June 2020 

On May 28, POSCO launched a sea forest cultivation program in Ulleung Island to mark the National Ocean Day (May 31). Read more

Severstal invests in new long-range wire mill at CherMK long-range rolling mill

20 February 2020 

PAO Severstal, one of the world’s leading vertically integrated steel and steel-related mining companies, announces the construction of long-range wire mill 170 in the long-rolling production segment Read more

NLMK pilots automated production planning system

30 January 2020 

NLMK Lipetsk, the flagship site of NLMK Group, has embarked on piloting an automated production scheduling system. The system is integrated into business processes at all stages of production and sales planning. Read more