Steel
October 2020

Global crude steel production contracted 5.3 per cent year on year to about 1.03 billion tonnes during the period January to July 2020, indicating the lingering impact of Covid-19 pandemic.






October 2020

Iranian steel industry has been constantly developing over the past years despite the US sanctions and the coronavirus outbreak that has severely affected the performance of the world’s top producers. Production of crude steel in Iran increased 14.






October 2020

Swedish steel manufacturer SSAB, the mining company LKAB and the energy company Vattenfall have taken a decisive step toward fossil-free steelmaking with the start-up of their Hybrit (Hydrogen Breakthrough Ironmaking Technology) pilot plant for the production of fossil-free sponge iron.






October 2020

Al Ezz Dekheila Steel Company (EZDK), an Egypt-based company engaged in the manufacture and production of steel in different types and forms, has approved the completion of a full modernisation at its flagship wire rod manufacturing facility in Alexandria, Egypt completed by ABB, a leading global technology company.






October 2020

Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, has launched Sanicro 35, a unique grade that bridges the performance gap between stainless steels and higher cost nickel alloys.






October 2020

Emirates Steel, a leading integrated steel plant in the UAE, has announced its contribution to the national achievement of constructing the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, the first peaceful nuclear facility in the Arab World.






October 2020

Jindal Steel & Power Limited (JSPL), a leading Indian steel and energy company, has sold its 49 per cent stake in Oman-based Jindal Shadeed Iron and Steel (JSIS Oman) to Vulcan Steel, a Mauritius-based private company, said a report.






October 2020

Single-use technology has been touted as the latest and most promising development in bioprocessing technology, fast replacing stainless steel as the material of choice for many bioprocessing engineers.






October 2020

Etex Group company EOS, a leading innovator in light gauge steel construction, announced that the team has successfully completed three quality badge audits with 100 per cent success and zero non-conformances.






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