Wednesday was a “red-letter day at the Port of Duluth,” because seven ships arrived and began unloading materials needed by iron ore producers, while loaded ore vessels are on the water toward iron-deficient steel producers.
Mill Steel Co. announced the purchase, opening and expansion of its operations in Jeffersonville, Ind., at the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville.
March new business volume up 3 percent year-over-year, up 30 percent month-to-month, up 6 percent year-to-date.
ABB's new safety PLC has provided the platform for Sandvik Materials Technology to add zoned safety guarding to a large cold rolling mill at its Sandviken plant in Sweden. The mill is a key part of the production line for precision strip steel at the plant.
Herr-Voss Stamco recently received an order from Varsteel Ltd. of Lethbridge, Alberta Canada for an Enhanced Leveling Technology (ELT) retrofit. This new enhancing leveler will process material up to .500 in. by 96 in. wide.
Salvagnini Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Salvagnini America, will move into its new facility at 4181 Sladeview Crescent, Unit 44, in Mississauga, Ontario. Build-out of the office and warehouse space is scheduled to be completed by the first of May.
Altra Industrial Motion Corp., a leading global designer, producer and marketer of a wide range of electromechanical power transmission products, was recently named in “Forbes America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.”