Thursday | 25 May, 2017 | 11:19 am

Nucor to build galvanizing line at its Kentucky sheet mill

May 25, 2017 - Nucor Corporation announced that it is investing an estimated $176 million to build a hot band galvanizing and pickling line at its sheet mill in Ghent, Kentucky. The new galvanizing line will expand Nucor Steel Gallatin's product capabilities and have an annual capacity of 500,000 tons.

Thursday | 25 May, 2017 | 9:33 am

Dick Teets receives Steel Manufacturers Association top award

May 25, 2017 - The Steel Manufacturers Association presented Richard P. Teets retired co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Steel Dynamics Incorporated with its Iverson-Selig award. The award recognizes Dick’s outstanding contributions to the Electric Arc Furnace steel industry.

Thursday | 25 May, 2017 | 9:30 am

Red Bud Industries hosts seminar in Hamilton, Ontario

May 25, 2017 - Red Bud Industries recently hosted a Coil Processing Seminar at the Hamilton Plaza Hotel and Conference Center in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on May 23, 2017. Attendees learned about blanking, multi-blanking, leveling, and slitting along with learning how to apply new technology, improve tolerances, produce optimum flatness in material, and maximize overall efficiency.

Tuesday | 23 May, 2017 | 8:18 am

April 2017 crude steel production

May 23, 2017 - World crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to the World Steel Association was 142.1 million tonnes in April 2017, a 5.0 percent increase compared to April 2016.

Tuesday | 23 May, 2017 | 8:10 am

AISI announces 2017 Institute Medal winners

May 23, 2017 - The American Iron and Steel Institute presented eight industry researchers with its highest technical award – the 2017 Institute Medal – for the paper “Development of an Image Analysis Technique for Quantitative Evaluation of Centerline Segregation in As-Cast Products.”

Tuesday | 23 May, 2017 | 7:57 am

Specialty Strip & Oscillating Inc. upgrades equipment used for oscillating light gauge steel

May 23, 2017 - Specialty Strip & Oscillating Inc., Masury, Ohio, a national supplier of conventional slit and oscillate steel coils, announces their upgrade of new equipment used in the oscillation of light gauge prime steel coils. 

Monday | 22 May, 2017 | 1:11 pm

OMAX showcases a new abrasive waterjet line at EMO 2017

May 22, 2017 - At EMO Hannover 2017, OMAX® Corporation will showcase the newly released GlobalMAX 1530 abrasive waterjet, in Hall 15, Stand E93. The GlobalMAX line brings value-priced abrasive waterjets with the OMAX guarantee to the global market.

Monday | 22 May, 2017 | 12:19 pm

Slice of Stainless completes building expansion and celebrates 25th anniversary

May 22, 2017 - Slice of Stainless celebrated the completion of a major building expansion and marked the 25th anniversary of their founding in a ceremony held May 12, 2017. Local officials, customers and suppliers were on hand for the celebration.

Thursday | 18 May, 2017 | 2:18 pm

TW Metals enters into long-term agreements

May 18, 2017 - TW Metals Enters into a Long-Term Agreement with Woodward Inc. and Endress+Hauser Automation Division USA.

Thursday | 18 May, 2017 | 11:45 am

NASA’s annual meeting sets course for future

May 18, 2017 - In May, the North American Steel Alliance (NASA) marked its 20th anniversary while celebrating the recent retirement of Lonnie Terry and Miles Donovan after 20 years of service to the co-op. They had served as NASA president and vice president, respectively.

Wednesday | 17 May, 2017 | 10:02 am

Volvo receives high-strength steel innovation award

May 17, 2017 - The Steel Market Development Institute honored the Volvo Car Corp. body structure team with its Automotive Excellence Award for its advanced high-strength steel innovations in the 2016 Volvo XC90. The award was presented today at the 16th annual Great Designs in Steel seminar in Livonia, Mich.

Tuesday | 16 May, 2017 | 1:49 pm

Students demonstrate the versatility of aluminum extrusions in the 2017 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition

May 16, 2017 - The ET Foundation, the educational and technology research organization founded by the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC), has announced the winners in the Student 2017 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition.

Tuesday | 16 May, 2017 | 9:41 am

Crown opens first new U.S. can plant in over 20 years

May 16, 2017 - Crown Holdings Inc. opened a new beverage can manufacturing plant in Nichols, New York, marking the industry's first greenfield facility in the United States in more than 20 years.

Tuesday | 16 May, 2017 | 9:05 am

Gateway Extrusions installs new vertical paint line

Aluminum extruder expands capabilities with state-of-the-art finishing equipment

Monday | 15 May, 2017 | 1:32 pm

Dallas Industries delivers feed lines to Lear Seating

May 15, 2017 - Dallas Industries has announced that the Lear Seating facility in Arteaga, Mexico has taken delivery on two feed lines. One line is a 36 in.wide refurbished conventional line featuring model DRF-436 cabinet mounted servo feed, threading table, model DPS-3-36-7 powered straightener and a 20,000 lb. load capacity reel with load car.

Friday | 12 May, 2017 | 9:50 am

Debut of McNichols new Chicago metals service center attracts large crowd

May 12, 2017 - Hundreds of guests attended a two-day open house April 26-27 celebrating the debut of the new McNICHOLS Chicago Metals Service Center.

Friday | 12 May, 2017 | 7:36 am

WARDJet partners with Google

May 12, 2017 - WARDJet, Tallmadge, Ohio, has been featured in Google's annual Economic Impact Report to represent Ohio as an advocate of economic growth.

Tuesday | 09 May, 2017 | 12:12 pm

Aluminum extruder to expand in Georgia

May 9, 2017 - Elixir Extrusions, a manufacturer of custom aluminum extrusions and fabricated parts, will expand its operations in Douglas-Coffee County, Georgia. This expansion will create 100 new jobs, and represents an investment of more than $8 million into the facility.

Tuesday | 09 May, 2017 | 12:04 pm

Metal shop to relocate and expand in Wisconsin

May 9, 2017 - Prestige Metal Products will relocate to an 85,630-square-foot building in Bristol, Wisconsin, to house its metal fabrication operations and company headquarters. The $2.5 million investment will bring 46 jobs to the area, which were in Antioch, Illinois.

Tuesday | 09 May, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Shipyard to receive contract for research vessel

May 9, 2017 - Gulf Island Shipyards LLC received a contingent notice of intent to award from Oregon State University to build a Regional Class Research Vessel, with an option for two additional vessels. The 193-foot-long ships will be highly flexible, multi-mission platforms that maximize energy efficient design concepts.

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