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2014-09-22 16:22:33

DUBLIN, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7pbcw5/global_structural) has announced the addition of the "Global Structural Steel Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7pbcw5/global_structural ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global Structural Steel Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on...

2014-09-19 16:22:09

DUBLIN, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bbx6fc/global_steel) has announced the addition of the "Global Steel Manufacturing Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bbx6fc/global_steel ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Steel is the main engineering material used in industries such as Construction, Automotive, Transport,...

2014-09-17 23:06:00

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Silicon and Ferrosilicon markets. Global market for Silicon and Ferrosilicon is forecast to reach 15.5 million metric tons by 2020, driven by rising use of silicon for the production of aluminum alloys, and growing demand for ferrosilicon from key end-use applications such as ferrous foundries, steel and magnesium. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Although silicon and ferrosilicon are...

2014-09-17 16:22:59

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today provided third quarter 2014 earnings guidance in the range of $0.34 to $0.38 per diluted share, which includes estimated charges of $34 million (before taxes) related to the acquisition and financing of Severstal Columbus, LLC that occurred mid-September, and required post-acquisition estimated purchase accounting adjustments. Excluding these charges, the company's estimated third quarter...

2014-09-17 08:23:02

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today guidance for its third quarter ending October 4, 2014. Nucor expects third quarter results to be in the range of $0.70 to $0.75 per diluted share. This range represents an increase from both the third quarter of 2013 and second quarter of 2014 earnings of $0.46 per diluted share. This performance is consistent with our expectations supporting the qualitative guidance presented in our second...

2014-09-16 16:22:38

Summary of Benefits: WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that it has completed its acquisition of Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan. The transaction also included a cokemaking facility and interests in three joint ventures that process flat-rolled steel products. AK Steel said that it paid $707 million in cash for the acquisition, which includes $314 million for working...

2014-09-15 08:23:18

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to purchase all the equity of Gallatin Steel Company for a cash purchase price of approximately $770 million. Adjusting for the net present value of the anticipated tax benefits, the realized effective purchase price for Nucor is approximately $630 million. "Our agreement to purchase Gallatin Steel is a significant step forward in the...

2014-09-12 16:21:40

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announces that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers granted the final necessary federal permits for expansion of the company's Minntac facility, located in Mountain Iron, Minn. The taconite mine extension project received the necessary state permits earlier this year. "We are very thankful for the support of our congressional delegation - Senators Klobuchar and Franken and Congressman Nolan, in...

2014-09-12 08:22:30

CHANGSHU, China, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sutor Technology Group Limited (the "Company", "Sutor") (Nasdaq: SUTR), a leading China-based manufacturer and distributor of high-end fine finished steel products and welded steel pipes used by a variety of downstream applications, today announced that recently delegations from Nippon Steel Xinlian Engineering Co., Ltd. and PT Raja Besi Company visited Sutor. A group of visitors led by Mr. Jicheng Zhao from Nippon Steel...

2014-09-11 08:22:20

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Powder Metallurgy - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Powder Metallurgy in US$ Million and Tons by the following Product Segments: Iron & Steel, Stainless Steel, Tungsten, Aluminum, Precious Metal, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the...


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2005-05-25 11:21:05

Titanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ti and atomic number 22. It is a light, strong, lustrous, corrosion-resistant (including resistance to sea water and chlorine) transition metal with a white-silvery-metallic color. Titanium is used in strong light-weight alloys (most notably with iron and aluminum) and its most common compound, titanium dioxide, is used in white pigments. This element occurs in numerous minerals with the main sources being rutile and...

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