Latest Electric arc furnace Stories

2011-07-05 16:10:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel Corporation (NYSE: AKS) said today that the #5 electric arc furnace (EAF) at its Butler (PA) Works sustained some damage July 1, 2011 when molten steel inside the furnace breached the furnace shell causing damage to the furnace and some of its components.

2011-06-22 07:05:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) has received an award for "Best Operational Improvements" from American Metal Market (AMM), a leading metal industry publication.

2011-04-21 12:36:00

CANTON, Ohio, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2010, The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) transformed 1.6 million tons of scrap metal - the equivalent of 1.3 million junk cars - into some of the cleanest, strongest steel on Earth.

2011-03-07 10:57:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said that the first heat of steel was melted on March 4, 2011 in the company's new 175-ton capacity electric arc furnace (EAF) at its Butler, Pennsylvania Works.

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