Wednesday | 17 September, 2014 | 1:21 pm

Harnessing light

Optical sensors offer alternative to nuclear-based methods for thickness gauging

Friday | 26 July, 2013 | 10:03 am

Perfect chemistry

Isotope thickness gauging increases service center productivity, fights waste

Friday | 01 February, 2013 | 2:31 pm

Reinvest for success

Service center reaches 100 percent capacity at one location, makes decision to expand

Friday | 11 February, 2011 | 10:27 am

Branching out

Severstal North America is expanding its capabilities by modernizing two facilities

Wednesday | 21 July, 2010 | 4:24 am

Think big

Butech Bliss designs, manufactures world's largest hot strip mill crop shear for ArcelorMittal Bremen
Monday | 14 June, 2010 | 2:12 am

Raise the solar-powered roof

LVD installs solar rooftop on two Belgian facilities

Tuesday | 22 September, 2009 | 5:25 am

The importance of people

Majestic Steel’s emphasis on energy and teamwork yields success
Monday | 27 July, 2009 | 3:40 am

Signs of the times

The way Concord Steel Centre does business today says a lot about the evolution of its equipment
Thursday | 15 January, 2009 | 8:20 am

Florida keys

Titan Metal Service uses its Port of Tampa location to unlock the potential of the Florida steel market
Monday | 15 September, 2008 | 8:40 am

The steel tightrope

As costs rise and the price of sheet skyrockets, sectors of the metals industry find themselves performing balancing acts
Monday | 18 August, 2008 | 5:02 am

Strength in the softness

Soaring prices, tight supply and soft demand should make for a compelling 2008 for the sheet market
Saturday | 01 September, 2007 | 3:38 am

Keep a stiff upper lip

If any industry can push through a down spell it’s the steel industry
Friday | 01 September, 2006 | 3:53 am

How to predict the unpredictable

Smart business tactics and educated guesses alleviate some of the uncertainty surrounding steel prices

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2016 End User Outlook

Although low pricing on metal products across the globe once inspired companies to stock up, there’s little appetite for risk peering into 2016.


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