July 16, 2015 - Jindal Steel and Power Limited and SMS group have successfully commissioned its high-speed eight-strand billet caster at the Angul Odisha plant. The caster is the largest high speed billet caster in India. The JSPL and SMS group team has commissioned the plant within 13 months from ground-breaking.
July 15, 2015 - The EDGE X-5 is JACQUET Midwest’s third Jet Edge system and JACQUET’s 13th Jet Edge waterjet nationwide. JACQUET plans to use the new system to provide beveling and chamfering services to its customers in the Midwest as well as nationwide through its five regional service centers.
July 15, 2015 - Hyster Company has donated a W50Z walkie pallet truck to assist the American Red Cross in disaster relief efforts. The truck is being used in the organization’s Atlanta, Ga. warehouse to move critical supplies supporting relief efforts of natural and man-made disasters.
July 10, 2015 - Bluff Manufacturing today announced their Dealer Recognition Program for 2014. Created to recognize dealers for their support of Bluff's high quality dock, warehouse, safety and storage equipment, this program is provided to dealers continually demonstrating superior levels of customer satisfaction, sales and service training, and business management.
July 9, 2015 - The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of three new member companies -- HEICHE GROUP US Surface Technology; Phinix, LLC; and Walter Surface Technologies. The firms join as associate members – firms that supply the North American aluminum industry with goods and services.
July 8, 2015 - SSAB’s University Challenge is an opportunity for students to present their ideas for new, innovative solutions using high-strength steels. Applications are now being accepted for the annual competition, with a deadline of October 15.
July 8, 2015 - Illinois Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office, announced Anthony Imbrogno, Lou Clifford, and William Isaac with Mitsubishi EDM/Laser signed a Statement of Support for the Guard and Reserve this month at their corporate office located in Wood Dale, Ill.
July 7, 2015 - The Association of Steel Distributors, with the support of Keith Busse, Chairman of the Board, Steel Dynamics, has established a scholarship award program available to children of ASD member employees who have been accepted to a two or four year college, graduate program, or vocational school.
July 2, 2015 - The project encompasses a complete mechanical, electrical and automation solution from liquid steel quality improvement to finished coil, and includes the installation of a new vacuum degasser as well as the modernization of the existing slab caster, and the plate and Steckel mill.
July 2, 2015 - SSAB launched Strenx, its new high-strength structural steel product brand, earlier this year. The first customers are now joining SSAB’s “My Inner Strenx” program, which provides members with wide-scale technical support and innovative design methods using Strenx high-strength steel.
July 2, 2015 - As part of an upgrade of its 20-roll cold rolling mill “SG 3” in Krefeld, Germany, Outokumpu Nirosta GmbH Krefeld has placed a follow-up order with SMS group covering the revamp of the existing rolling-oil treatment plant.
June 20, 2015 - Following the successful integration of the nozzle changer on its CO2 laser systems, LVD Strippit is extending the option to the Electra, LVD's high-speed fiber laser cutting system. Featuring storage for 10 nozzles, the option brings greater autonomy, reduces piercing times and increases overall throughput on the machine.