Latest American Iron and Steel Institute Stories

2011-06-28 07:57:00

DETROIT, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the study "Preparing for a Life Cycle CO2 Measure" recently released by the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LCVP), an advisory group working to accelerate the shift to low-carbon vehicles and fuels, and conducted by Ricardo, a global engineering firm, vehicle manufacturing emissions can represent 23 to 46 percent of total vehicle emissions.

2011-05-18 12:00:00

DETROIT, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), in collaboration with WorldAutoSteel, announced today the results of a three-year program to develop fully engineered, steel-intensive designs for electrified vehicles that reduce greenhouse gas emissions over their entire life cycle.

2011-05-18 08:30:00

DETROIT, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Automotive Applications Council honored Ontario-based Multimatic Inc. today with its annual Automotive Excellence Award.

2011-05-03 12:13:00

DETROIT, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) announced today that Dr.

2011-04-29 08:02:00

PITTSBURGH, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that David L. Britten will join U. S. Steel effective May 3, 2011, to serve in the newly created position of vice president - tubular technology & business development.

2011-04-21 14:00:00

DETROIT, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) celebrates the 41st anniversary of Earth Day tomorrow, investing member companies remind consumers about the sustainability benefits and superior recycling attributes of steel - making it the most cost-effective, durable option for all market applications. The North American steel industry has invested billions of dollars in new technologies over the past two decades.

2011-04-12 14:00:00

DETROIT, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International has named Yoshitaka Okitsu, Tadashi Naito, Naoki Takaki and Tomoaki Sugiura of Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

2011-04-06 08:00:00

DETROIT, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Bar Applications Group (BAG) released an updated version of the Bar Steel Products Manual today, offering cost and time savings to steel manufacturers and customers.

2011-04-05 14:45:00

DETROIT, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Surface finish research results will provide updated information to help mechanical engineers design forged steel vehicle parts that are lightweight and cost efficient, according to Dr. Ali Fatemi from the University of Toledo, Ohio.

2011-03-24 09:00:00

DETROIT, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- North American steel industry experts will launch FutureSteelVehicle (FSV) at the 10th Annual Great Designs in Steel (GDIS) seminar Wednesday, May 18 in Livonia, Mich.

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