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2014-03-27 12:23:03

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde LLC ("Linde"), a global leader in technologies and industrial gases for all steps in the steel mill process chain, will feature proven solutions at AISTech 2014 to help mills strike the right balance between profitability and production objectives through improved process reliability, cost efficiency, productivity and product quality. Linde experts will be on hand at the Indianapolis Exposition Center, May 5-8,...

2014-03-21 08:21:42

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) today provided guidance for its first quarter 2014 financial results. AK Steel said it expects to report a net loss of $0.44 to $0.49 per diluted share of common stock. The expected net loss was driven principally by several significant factors during the first quarter that the company does not expect to continue during the rest of the year, including higher energy costs related to the extreme cold weather, an...

2011-04-08 09:00:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spillman Farmer Architects is pleased to announce the completion of the Performing Arts Center at SteelStacks, a dynamic entertainment complex on the former industrial brown field site of Bethlehem Steel located in eastern Pennsylvania. The Center will be dedicated on Thursday, April 14. "The design grew from the profoundly meaningful history of place here," said Joseph N. Biondo AIA, Spillman Farmer Architects' Design Principal. "The...

2010-09-15 15:03:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that it has selected St. James Parish, Louisiana, for the construction of a planned $750 million iron making facility, subject to receipt of all requisite environmental permits. The new facility will be owned and operated by Nucor Steel Louisiana, LLC, a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of Nucor. Over the past several years, Nucor evaluated multiple sites both in the U.S. and abroad. The St. James...

2010-09-15 07:30:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) today said it is revising its outlook for the third quarter of 2010, which was originally issued with its second quarter 2010 earnings results on July 27, 2010. The company's revised third quarter outlook primarily reflects costs associated with the acceleration of planned maintenance work at its Ashland (KY) blast furnace, as well as higher raw material and operating costs than were expected at the time of its...

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