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July 2014

Iron ore strategies
Steelmakers look to secure supply and lower costs.



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  • Bright light

    Editorial: It’s like a bad hangover. Of the few producers that issue earnings guidance, AK Steel Corp. mentioned additional costs would be realized in the second quarter as a result of not receiving iron ore in a timely fashion.

  • Minimizing dust hazards

    MM-0714-guest-squareMinimizing dust hazards

    Dust is a nuisance in any metalworking facility: But when dust is combustible, it poses a serious threat to life and property.

  • Momentous spring

    Editorial: Manufacturers have been offering fairly optimistic forecasts for the remainder of 2014

  • Minor tweaks offer major impact

    MM-0514-face-squareMinor tweaks offer major impact

    Face Time - BTM Saws’ Ian Tatham addresses changes to a process that remains true to its time-tested design and development

  • Let’s talk metals

    Editorial: I would like to introduce myself in case we’ve never met.

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