Latest Steel mill Stories

2008-07-20 06:00:30

By Francine Garrone, The Valley News-Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa. Jul. 20--The state Department of Environmental Protection was called to the borough after a fire early Saturday morning caused a waste water treatment plant to spew foam and oil into the Allegheny River, a DEP spokeswoman said.

2008-07-09 21:00:25

Tokyo, July 9 (Jiji Press)--Nippon Steel Corp. said Wednesday that its Brazilian affiliate, Usiminas, will construct new steelworks with an annual output capacity of 5 million tons in the South American country.

2008-07-03 09:00:58

TAMPA, FL, July 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation (NYSE: GNA; TSX: GNA) announced today that it has approved the first two phases of the previously announced expansion of its Jacksonville, Florida steel mill.

2008-06-26 06:02:52

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- JSW Steel Limited (BOM: 500228) (Mumbai), India's second-largest private steel manufacturer, plans to set up a 175,000-ton-per-year greenfield steel mill to produce reinforcement bar, or rebar, in the Republic of Georgia in partnership with Geo Steel LLC (Rustavi, Georgia).

2008-06-16 09:00:52

By Karen Vigil, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jun. 16--Rocky Mountain Steel Mills is no more. The minimill, along with its North American subsidiary operations in the U.S. and Canada, began operating Friday under their Russian corporation's owner moniker of Evraz Inc. NA.

2007-10-02 18:00:21

TAMPA, FL, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation (NYSE: GNA; TSX: GNA.TO) announced today that it has reached agreements with the United Steel Workers (USW) at Gerdau Ameristeel's Sand Springs, Oklahoma and Calvert City, Kentucky steel mills.

2007-03-30 15:00:28

By Andrea Holecek, The Times, Munster, Ind. Mar. 29--CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ind. -- Keystone Consolidated Industries, the parent of Peoria-based Keystone Steel and Wire, has purchased CaluMetals, the steel bar mill that once was operated by Calumet Steel Co.

2007-01-16 21:00:34

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nucor Corporation announced today that the heat up of the direct reduced iron ("DRI") facility, Nu-Iron Unlimited, commenced on December 5, 2006, followed by the start-up of DRI production on December 30, 2006.

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