Latest American Iron and Steel Institute Stories

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.

2011-03-09 08:10:00

WASHINGTON, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has launched a new network of websites that includes a redesign of its flagship steel.org, launch of the brand new smdisteel.org dedicated to the steel markets and a totally new face for North American steel recycling at recycle-steel.org.

2011-03-03 13:30:00

DETROIT, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To demonstrate effective, low mass designs for steel-intensive fuel tanks of future vehicles, representatives from the Strategic Alliance for Steel Fuel Tanks (SASFT) presented "An Approach for Developing Lightweight Steel Tanks for Advanced Hybrid Electric Vehicles" at the ITB Group's Automotive Energy Storage and Fuel Systems conference today in Novi, Mich.

2011-02-01 16:28:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pittsburgh Steelers will be heading to their 8th Super Bowl this Sunday. The Steelers have won six Super Bowl championships out of the previous seven they have played in.

2011-01-25 13:53:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reacting to previews of key messages expected in President Obama's State of the Union address, Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), said, "We strongly support the President's declaration that 'his No.

2010-12-08 11:09:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) has announced that Steel Recycling Institute (SRI) President William M. (Bill) Heenan, Jr.

2010-11-17 12:18:00

DETROIT, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As the automotive industry recognizes the Chevy Volt plug-in electric vehicle as Motor Trend's Car of the Year, the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) is celebrating the record use of high-strength steel in the vehicle structure.

2010-11-10 13:54:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) announced today the promotion of Deanna S. Lorincz to senior director, SMDI communications.

2010-10-28 00:00:40

World Steel Market to Reach 1.6 Billion Metric Tons by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Steel markets.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.