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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,...

2014-01-24 23:03:04

GIA announces the release of a trend report on Graphite Electrodes. Market for Graphite Electrodes is projected to witness strong growth led by growing environmental concerns and increased demand for recycled steel. San Jose, California (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn -Graphite Electrodes offers excellent current carrying capacity and thermal resistance, and are primarily used in electric arc furnaces for scrap steel and iron melting purposes. Graphite electrodes are...

2013-11-26 12:23:11

LORAIN, Ohio, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Steel, the nation's leading provider of special bar quality (SBQ) steel, today announced it has initiated hot commissioning of its new electric arc furnace (EAF) in Lorain. The initial heats will be cast into 6-inch x 6-inch billets and will be rolled on the 9/10-inch rolling mill, also at the Lorain plant. Production on the billet caster is expected to ramp up over the next several months, with bloom cast production beginning in...

2013-10-02 23:19:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Steel Scrap Industry. London (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Steel Scrap in Million Tons. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report...

2013-09-18 16:21:39

CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Steel, the nation's leading provider of special bar quality (SBQ) steel, today announced that it has re-started steel production on the #7 Furnace at its Canton, Ohio, melt shop that experienced a transformer failure on August 2, 2013. The company is also on track to start cold commissioning later this month of its new Electric Arc Furnace and other steel refining and casting operations at the Lorain, Ohio, plant with production...

2013-06-24 16:23:17

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel Corporation (NYSE: AKS) said today that the blast furnace at its Middletown (OH) Works facility experienced a mechanical failure in the charging apparatus internal to the furnace on June 22, 2013. The company said that there were no injuries and it is continuing to assess the situation and investigate the root cause of the incident. The company said that it has a contingency plan in place and is executing the plan. The...

2012-08-24 06:20:38

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider, has released the 2012 edition of its Platts SBB China Top 100 Steel Making Companies & Iron Ore Reserves Map, which offers a detailed snapshot of China's steel industry as of the end of 2011 and an update of the top 100 companies. In light of significant structural changes within China's steel industry in 2011, the map's seventh edition details the ownership and...

2012-05-31 10:22:45

LORAIN, Ohio, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Steel, the nation's leading provider of special bar quality (SBQ) steel, today announced that contracts have been awarded and construction is underway for the new electric arc furnace and related equipment at its Lorain, Ohio, steelmaking facility. The company expects the first heat of steel from the new facility to be tapped during the 2nd Quarter of 2013. The expansion is designed to meet growing customer demand for the company's high...

2012-01-19 06:03:00

ATLANTA, Jan.19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens (NYSE: SI) today announced that it has developed a new electric arc furnace (EAF) specifically developed for direct reduced iron (DRI) melting. Now available in the North American market, the Simetal EAF FAST DRI is designed for a continuous melting process as electrical energy input and DRI are supplied during tapping, which shortens tap-to-tap times and reduces specific energy consumption. (Photo:...

2011-11-16 12:44:00

LORAIN, Ohio, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Steel, the nation's leading provider of special bar quality (SBQ) steel, today announced it will invest $85.2 million in an electric arc furnace and associated equipment at its steelmaking facility in Lorain, Ohio, to meet growing customer demand for the company's SBQ steel. The location was chosen for its proximity to customers and its skilled workforce. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111116/CL08189LOGO ) The announcement...