2018 Member news

Kobe Steel to make capital investments for automotive high strength steel at Kakogawa Works

04 四月 2018 

Kobe Steel, Ltd. plans to make capital investments of approximately 50 billion yen at Kakogawa Works centered on a new continuous annealing line for steel sheet in response to the growing demand for automotive ultra high-strength steel (UHSS). Kobe Steel will go forward with construction and plans to start up the new facility in February 2021. 浏览更多

voestalpine picks up the pace with innovations in electromobility

07 三月 2018 

The technology and capital goods group voestalpine is increasingly securing a key position in the dynamic and growing global electromobility industry. 浏览更多

Global success for the Materials Processing Institute as it delivers strong export growth

06 三月 2018 

The UK’s leading centre for steel research, the Materials Processing Institute, is targeting further export growth after seeing turnover rise by 10%, following a series of global contract wins. 浏览更多

JFE Steel JV JFE Meranti Mynmar breaks ground on hot-dip galvanizing and color coating plant in Myanmar

02 三月 2018 

JFE Steel Corporation announced today that its joint-venture company JFE Meranti Mynmar Co., Ltd (JMM) celebrated the start of construction on a plant for hot-dip galvanizing and color coating of flat-steel products for building and construction in the Thilawa Special Economic Zone near Yangon, Myanmar on March 1. 浏览更多

HBIS delivering special steel to world’s largest pumped storage hydro power station

23 二月 2018 

HBIS has recently received a new order of 300tons of extra thick steel plates from Andritz, a world’s famous Hydropower equipment manufacturer, to produce two base ring boards of the two variable speed turbine power generation units. 浏览更多

Shell’s new petrochemical complex to boast ArcelorMittal’s cryogenic steel

20 二月 2018 

ArcelorMittal is supplying 770 tonnes of cryogenic steel plates through its subsidiary Industeel for a new major Shell petrochemical complex currently under construction in Pennsylvania, US. 浏览更多

Chrysaor chooses Tenaris for North Sea operations

14 二月 2018 

Tenaris has recently secured its first Long-Term Agreement with Chrysaor, an independent oil and gas producer in the North Sea, for the provision of OCTG casing and tubing and associated services. 浏览更多

SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall to build a globally-unique pilot plant for fossil-free steel

01 二月 2018 

SAB’s, LKAB’s and Vattenfall’s pre-feasibility study is giving the green light for the fossil-free steel initiative, HYBRIT. For the first time in 1,000 years, there is an opportunity for a technology shift and, as early as this spring, a globally-unique pilot plant for fossil-free steel is being planned for Northern Sweden. 浏览更多

Tata Steel launches India's First Branded LD Slag Product

18 一月 2018 

Tata Steel has launched two new products, Tata Aggreto and Tata Nirman, India’s first branded LD slag products for applications in road, fly ash brick and clinker making. 浏览更多

Green light for world’s largest industrial hydrogen pilot plant in Linz

16 一月 2018 

voestalpine has long been regarded as an environmental and efficiency benchmark in its industry, as well as a driver of innovation. Now the technology and capital goods group can complete another step towards realizing the H2FUTURE research project funded by the EU: the government of Upper Austria as the responsible EIA authority has recently authorized construction of the world’s largest pilot plant of its type for CO2-free production of hydrogen at the site in Linz. 浏览更多

NLMK-SAP Innovations Lab pilots 3D employee positioning system

15 一月 2018 

NLMK-SAP Innovations Lab together with National Centre of Internet of Things (NCIT) have developed a pilot 3D positioning system for shop-floor employees of hot-dip galvanizing line No.1 at NLMK Group’s Lipetsk site. 浏览更多

Tata Steel develops mobile canning concept to cut food loss

09 一月 2018 

The mobile canning line concept would allow farmers to process and preserve food onsite, massively reducing food loss. 浏览更多

State-of-the-art research vessel built tough with ArcelorMittal steel

08 一月 2018 

ArcelorMittal Galati, Romania, has supplied steel for an Antarctic Supply Research Vessel (ASRV) with icebreaking capabilities commissioned by the Australian government to broaden the country’s exploration of the Southern Ocean and Antarctica. 浏览更多

ArcelorMittal expands solar energy portfolio with Exosun acquisition

04 一月 2018 

The Commercial Court of Bordeaux has confirmed ArcelorMittal will take over the assets of Exosun, a company that specializes in trackers for solar farms. 浏览更多