Wednesday | 18 July, 2012 | 12:36 pm

ArcelorMittal starts up heat-treat line

ArcelorMittal, Chicago, commissioned a $60 million state-of-the-art heat-treat line at its plate facility in Burns Harbor, Ind.>

Wednesday | 18 July, 2012 | 12:27 pm

Rolled Alloys plans to open South Carolina service center

Rolled Alloys, Richburg, S.C., plans to open a 33,000 square-foot facility in South Carolina. >

Wednesday | 18 July, 2012 | 12:24 pm

Gerdau boosts Michigan plant investment

Gerdau, Jackson, Mich., will spend an additional $21.6 million to increase its straightening and quality inspection capabilities at its North American special steel facility in Monroe, Mich. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:22 pm

Upstate Shredding named top scrap processor

Recycling Today named Upstate Shredding-Ben Weitsman, Owego, N.Y., one of the top ferrous scrap processing companies in North America. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:20 pm

ThyssenKrupp Stainless receives ISO certification

ThyssenKrupp Stainless USA, Calvert, Ala., achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:18 pm

Ermaksan hosts 200 at new plant

Ermaksan, Bursa, Turkey, introduced recent innovations behind its newest Fibermak fiber laser cutting machine and Evolution hybrid press brake, the Evo II, during the first week of March at its new manufacturing plant in Turkey. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:10 pm

Mazak adds A.W. Miller as distributor

To meet the laser cutting needs of manufacturers along the Eastern Seaboard, Mazak Optonics Corp., Elgin, Ill., named A.W. Miller, East Aurora, N.Y., its distribution partner for upstate New York, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and eastern Canada. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:07 pm

Coe Press expands Brazilian presence

Coe Press Equipment, Sterling Heights, Mich., has partnered with EB Global, Sao Paulo. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:05 pm

Butech Bliss to build coil car for Atkore

Butech Bliss, Salem, Ohio, is manufacturing a 65,000-pound Toptek Coil Car for Atkore International, Harvey, Ill. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 3:02 pm

TMK IPSCO builds facility in Canada

TMK IPSCO, Downers Grove, Ill., began developing a 33,000-square-foot pipe threading and service facility in Edmonton, Alberta, to meet demand in the Canadian oil and unconventional gas market. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:54 pm

Minn. governor honors Jet Edge

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton presented Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., with the 27th Annual Governor’s International Trade Award. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:32 pm

Ranger Steel expands to St. Louis area

Ranger Steel Services LP, Houston, opened a Midwest distribution center in Madison, Ill., near St. Louis. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:28 pm

Metals USA acquires Gregor Technologies

Metals USA Holdings Corp., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., acquired Gregor Technologies LLC, Torrington, Conn. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:22 pm

Ryerson orders Red Bud multiblanking line

Ryerson Inc., Chicago, bought a 0.25-inch by 72-inch-wide multicut blanking line for its Charlotte, N.C., facility from Red Bud Industries, Red Bud, Ill. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:20 pm

Bobco Metals installs Steel Manager III

4GL Solutions, Markham, Ontario, signed agreements to install its ERP metal center specific software, Steel Manager III, at Bobco Metals LLC, Los Angeles. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:18 pm

Reliance Steel branch to buy Worthington Steel Vonore plant

Precision Strip Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co., Los Angeles, signed an agreement to acquire Worthington Industries Inc.’s Vonore, Tenn.-based Worthington Steel processing plant. >

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 2:16 pm

MRC Global buys OneSteel Piping Systems

MRC Global Inc., Houston, formerly McJunkin Red Man Holdings Corp., acquired the operations and assets of OneSteel Piping Systems, Sydney. >

Tuesday | 01 May, 2012 | 9:45 am

Everett celebrates 50 years

Everett Industries Inc., Warren, Ohio, celebrated 50 years of manufacturing abrasive cutoff saws. >

Tuesday | 01 May, 2012 | 9:43 am

Press feeder for food service manufacturer

InSinkErator, a Racine, Wis.-based manufacturer of food-waste disposers and hot-water dispensers, bought a CWP 18-inch by 0.03-inch by 15,000-pound zig-zag press feeding system from Formtek Maine, Clinton, Maine. >

Tuesday | 01 May, 2012 | 9:41 am

Chadwick joins Aluminum Association

Chadwick Engineering Ltd., Kingston, Ontario, joined the Aluminum Association, Arlington, Va., as an associate member. >

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