Monday | 01 June, 2015 | 8:35 am

SEAA names person of the year, elects 2015-2017 board members at convention

June 1, 2015 - In recognition for her service to the steel construction industry and the Steel Erectors Association of America, SEAA honored its first female Person of the Year at the association’s 43rd Annual Convention, held April 23-25 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Friday | 29 May, 2015 | 10:43 am

The 2015 ASD Scholarship Program

May 29, 2015 - The Association of Steel Distributors (ASD), 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.

Thursday | 28 May, 2015 | 8:24 am

Accuride reaches long-term agreement with Daimler Trucks

May 28, 2015 - Accuride Corp. today announced that it recently signed a multi-year agreement with Daimler Trucks North America to supply its American-cast-and-machined Gunite brake drums to Daimler’s aftermarket parts group.

Wednesday | 27 May, 2015 | 12:07 pm

Behringer Saws deliver increased performance and capacity for Ellwood Specialty Steel

May 27, 2015 - ESS, a steel producer for the tool, mold and die industry, took delivery of a Behringer HBP-800 and an HBP-1500/1800, for cutting large forged steel parts at the Ellwood facility.

Wednesday | 27 May, 2015 | 11:08 am

Parker Steel introduces metric flat bar carbon

May 27, 2015 - This metric flat bar carbon product line is weld friendly, contains a low carbon content, high tensile strength and can be welded to other weld friendly steel.

Friday | 22 May, 2015 | 8:01 am

Alcoa snags Metals Company of the Year and Industry Leader-Aluminum

May 22, 2015 - Snaring Metals Company of the Year and Industry Leadership Award: Aluminum, Alcoa was one of 12 honorees from four continents heralded at a black-tie gala in central London May 20.

Thursday | 21 May, 2015 | 2:00 pm

American Roller Co. releases new film and laminating nip roller collection

American Roller Co. has announced a collection of nip roll coverings that provide great wear and release properties, with a range of operating temperatures and costs.

Thursday | 21 May, 2015 | 9:54 am

Synchrono releases version 6.0 of SyncOperations manufacturing intelligence software

May 21, 2015 - New features mean more power for manufacturers to enable the industrial internet of things.

Wednesday | 20 May, 2015 | 6:37 am

Marmon/Keystone opens Midwest carbon pipe depot

May 20, 2015 - Marmon/Keystone's Spring Valley, Ill., metals service center is now stocking an expanded range of A53 welded and A-106 seamless carbon steel pipe as a depot to supply customers throughout the Midwestern U.S.

Monday | 18 May, 2015 | 1:08 pm

AK Steel receives "Deal Maker of the Year" award

May 18, 2015 - AK Steel has received a "Deal Maker of the Year" award from the Association for Corporate Growth for the company's $690 million acquisition of Severstal Dearborn LLC.

Monday | 18 May, 2015 | 12:36 pm

AZZ galvanizing services wins five industry awards

May 18, 2015 - AZZ incorporated today announced that AZZ Galvanizing Services won "Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing," awards in five categories  out of 14 – including the highest honor awarded, "Most Distinguished."

Monday | 18 May, 2015 | 9:37 am

New data showing high value of scrap exports revealed during World Trade Week

May 18, 2015 - According to a new study by the consulting firm John Dunham and Associates, coinciding with World Trade Week, the scrap recycling industry is responsible for creating more than 125,000 U.S. jobs through its exports, which account for more than 26 percent of the industry’s economic activity.

Monday | 18 May, 2015 | 8:17 am

Scrap Metal Services idles SMS Paul's Auto Yard locations

May 18, 2015 - Scrap Metal Services LLC has decided to idle three of its SMS Paul’s Auto Yard operations in Demotte, Elkhart and Westville, Ind.

Thursday | 14 May, 2015 | 1:49 pm

Weiss Sheet Metal celebrates 50 years

May 14, 2015 - Weiss Sheet Metal, a second-generation, privately held family business which provides customized metal fabrication work for architectural, commercial and residential use, is celebrating its 50th anniversary in business with a special ceremony that took a look back, and also a look ahead.

Thursday | 14 May, 2015 | 10:51 am

Leeco Steel announces location in Tulsa

May 14, 2015 - This is Leeco Steel’s first location in Oklahoma, twelfth overall, and will be home to a sales and distribution center.

Thursday | 14 May, 2015 | 8:34 am

ecoMetals campaign at GMTN 2015 to focus on sustainability, resource reduction and energy efficiency

May 14, 2015 - 22 companies will showcase their technical innovations for environmental friendly industrial operations and production as part of the “ecoMetals” campaign.

Wednesday | 13 May, 2015 | 12:18 pm

SMDI honors automotive excellence award recipient

May 13, 2015 - The Steel Market Development Institute awarded Nissan Motor Co. the Automotive Excellence Award for implementing advanced high-strength steel to reduce mass in body-in-white structures while also reducing cost.

Wednesday | 13 May, 2015 | 11:07 am

SMA presents annual awards for 2015

May 13, 2015 - The Steel Manufacturers Association presented its annual awards for 2015, recognizing the safety, environmental stewardship, innovation and community involvement efforts of the EAF steel industry.

Tuesday | 12 May, 2015 | 2:13 pm

Smalley donates abrasive waterjet machining center to local college

May 12, 2015 - Smalley Steel Ring Co. has donated an OMAX 2652 to the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Ill.

Tuesday | 12 May, 2015 | 1:43 pm

Dover Hydraulics named A.L.B.A. authorized service center for North American Steelmakers

May 12, 2015 - Aligning with Dover Hydraulics complements A.L.B.A.’s global service strategy.

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