Latest American Iron and Steel Institute Stories

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.

2011-03-23 09:00:00

DETROIT, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) has launched a brand new website that accelerates the technology transfer of steel-intensive solutions in the automotive, construction and container industries.

2011-03-17 13:57:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wheels Task Force of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), Michelin and Lawrence Technological University (LTU) announced the scholarship winners of the steel wheel design competition at the program's unveiling this week at the LTU campus. Colin Bonathan, a sophomore, won first place and was awarded a $2,500 scholarship.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").