Tag «Steel»

worldsteel: August 2015 Crude Steel Production

August 2015 Crude Steel Production August 2015 crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to worldsteel Brussels, 21 September 2015 – World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association, worldsteel, was 132 million tonnes (Mt) in August 2015, a -3.0% decrease compared to August 2014.  China’s crude steel …

ArcelorMittal automotive focussed investor event

Steel to remain the material of choice for the automotive sector 3 June 2015 – ArcelorMittal, the world’s leading steel and mining company, is today hosting an investor event in London focussing on the company’s global automotive steel franchise and research and development (R&D) capabilities. Presentations, from members of ArcelorMittal’s automotive and R&D leadership teams, …

Steel is an integral part of the global circular economy

Brussels, 25 February 2015 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today announced the launch of a new publication ‘Steel in the circular economy – A life cycle perspective’. It examines the critical role of steel in delivering true sustainability to our society and calls for a global rethink of regulations in all market sectors across …

SSAB takes the lead with Docol 1700M- new advanced high strength steel for the automotive industry

With the new Docol 1700 M, SSAB offers automakers worldwide a new high-strength structural steel for safer, lighter and more fuel-efficient cars with improved environmental performance. The new grade is appropriate for a range of applications including, energy-absorbing details in bumpers. Docol 1700 M is a cold-rolled advanced high strength steel developed for safety applications …

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe investing 90 million euros in modernization of continuous caster in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth: Modern cooling technology to improve slab quality

The current reline of blast furnace 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is being used as an opportunity to modernize a further key facility of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe: Work has started on revamping one of the continuous casters in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth. It is scheduled to go back into operation in just under eight weeks. The work is being carried …

Steel remains the best solution based on a number of criteria, including sustainability: Mr Lakshmi Mittal, Chairman and CEO ArcelorMittal – Speech delivered at Steel Success Strategies XXIX

New York, 17 June 2014 Good morning everyone. I am delighted to be here with all of you today. I missed last year’s event, so it’s good to be back. Today I want to speak to you about two main points: one about the material and the second about the general economic health. I have …