2021 Member general news

Baowu organises 2021 Global Low-carbon Metallurgy Innovation Forum

18 November 2021 

The conference is taking place on 18-19 November 2021 Read more

JFE Steel Corporation Receives ISO 45001 Certification

21 September 2021 

JFE Steel Corporation today announced that its Chita Works has acquired ISO 45001 (JIS Q 45001) Certification, an international standard for occupational health and safety management systems. Read more

Brazilian Steel Conference 2021 | 29 September | Online and free

14 September 2021 

The Brazil Steel Institute will bring together authorities, businessmen and specialists to debate the prospects and the importance of the sector for the Brazilian economy. Read more

Hybrid International Forum ‘HyIS 2021’ - 6-8 October 2021

27 August 2021 

Registrations for Hybrid International Forum ‘HyIS 2021' are open. A number of large steel companies will discuss the potential of hydrogen in iron and steelmaking. Read more

Metinvest invests over US$1 billion in new cold-rolled steel production facility

10 June 2021 

Metinvest is launching a major construction project for a new cold-rolled, galvanised and colour-coated coil production facility at Ilyich Steel in Mariupol. Read more

NLMK Group and MIPT launch MS in Machine Learning

09 June 2021 

NLMK Group, a global steel company, together with Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), is launching a Machine Learning Systems for Smart Manufacturing Master’s Programme. Read more

NLMK begins equipment assembly at new off-gas power plant

12 May 2021 

NLMK Lipetsk has started the assembly of main process equipment at its new 300 MW power plant. Read more

JFE Steel Develops Hot-continuous Rolling Process for HITEN

06 May 2021 

JFE Steel Corporation announced today that it has developed the world’s first hot-continuous-rolling (endless-rolling) process for high-tensile-strength steel sheets Read more

U. S. Steel Secures NanoSteel® Patents to Expand Capabilities of World Class Advanced High-Strength Steel Offerings

04 March 2021 

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) today announced the acquisition of the flat rolled sheet patents and trademarks. Read more

JFE Steel Develops Unique Ultrasonic Testing Robots for Inspecting Steel Plate

02 March 2021 

JFE Steel Corporation announced today that it has developed the world’s first autonomous Ultrasonic Testing Robots (UT-Robots) for inspecting thick steel plate. Read more

NLMK boosts sustainability of blast furnace operations

05 February 2021 

NLMK Lipetsk has completed an upgrade of Blast Furnace No. 4. The project includes an environmental upgrade of the furnace infrastructure. Read more

HBIS 1300MPa Ultra-High Strength Martensitic Steel Reducing Weight of Passenger Cars

01 February 2021 

HBIS has delivered its newly developed ultra-high strength 1300MPa Martensite steel to a renowned automobile manufacturer in southwestern China. Read more

HBIS Steel Winning Exclusive Contracts of the World’s Tallest Power Transmission Steel Tower

28 January 2021 

HBIS won an exclusive contract in the bid for the steel materials building world’s tallest electrical cable towers, helping the cable cross Yangtze River. Read more

NLMK Group to open centre for 3D printing of spare parts

19 January 2021 

NLMK Lipetsk has signed a contract for equipping a new 3D printing centre that will be used to manufacture spare parts for operating equipment. Read more

Tata Steel: Steel is bringing families together safely

15 January 2021 

Steel which is easy to clean in order to keep sanitised is being used to create innovative modular meeting rooms. Read more