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Wednesday Oct 01 2014
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Steel

  • US trade groups blast Russia, WTO policies

    Sep 30, 2014 | 06:39 PMNat Rudarakanchana

    Russia has failed to live up to its obligations under the World Trade Organization (WTO), according to the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) and Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA).

  • Suspension agreement fight has little impact

    Sep 30, 2014 | 06:33 PMMichael Cowden

    The U.S. Commerce Department’s Enforcement and Compliance division has reduced the reference price for imports of Russian hot-rolled steel by roughly 0.8 percent.

  • Upstate building fourth steel service center

    Sep 30, 2014 | 06:30 PMLisa Gordon

    Upstate Shredding LLC-Ben Weitsman & Son Inc. has started construction on a steel service center in Rochester, N.Y., as part of a plan to eventually offer finished steel products at all of its locations.

Nonferrous

  • Upstate building fourth steel service center

    Sep 30, 2014 | 06:30 PMLisa Gordon

    Upstate Shredding LLC-Ben Weitsman & Son Inc. has started construction on a steel service center in Rochester, N.Y., as part of a plan to eventually offer finished steel products at all of its locations.

  • Latest report shows larger reserves at Sherritt unit

    Sep 30, 2014 | 02:32 PMRey Mashayekhi

    Sherritt International Corp. has shown increased proven and probable mineral reserves at its Ambatovy nickel operation in Madagascar after filing an update to the mine’s 2011 technical report.

  • Ford Super Duty pickups to get makeover

    Sep 30, 2014 | 12:35 PMNathan Laliberte

    Ford Motor Co.’s next-generation Super Duty pickup trucks will utilize the same aluminum-extensive technology used in the 2015 F-150, according to a company spokesman.

Scrap

  • Novelis opens German recycling plant

    Oct 01, 2014 | 12:42 PMNathan Laliberte

    Novelis Inc. has opened a $258-million aluminum recycling center in Nachterstedt, Germany.

  • Okla. to weigh scrapyard permit

    Oct 01, 2014 | 12:15 PMLisa Gordon

    The Tulsa Board of Adjustment in Oklahoma will hold a hearing Oct. 14 for a proposed metals recycling facility.

  • Two men sentenced for tax fraud involving scrap sales

    Oct 01, 2014 | 10:48 AMLisa Gordon

    Two business associates who admitted to tax evasion for failing to report income from the sale of scrap metals on their tax returns between 2004 and 2008 have been sentenced.

Supply Chain

  • Upstate building fourth steel service center

    Sep 30, 2014 | 06:30 PMLisa Gordon

    Upstate Shredding LLC-Ben Weitsman & Son Inc. has started construction on a steel service center in Rochester, N.Y., as part of a plan to eventually offer finished steel products at all of its locations.

  • T.J. O'Brien Lock to close for repairs

    Sep 30, 2014 | 05:04 PMMichael Cowden

    The T.J. O’Brien Lock near the entrance to Lake Michigan in Chicago will be closed for separate maintenance outages totaling 94 days.

  • Schuff inks order for major steel fab job

    Sep 30, 2014 | 04:06 PMNat Rudarakanchana

    Steel fabricator Schuff International Inc. has won an order to fabricate more than 20,000 tonnes of structural steel for an unnamed “large-scale manufacturing plant” in the United States as a planned takeover by investors HC2 Holdings Inc. nears completion.

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