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Middle East crude steel production continues to rise - Hellenic Shipping ...
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:02:26 +0100
According to most recent data published by the World Steel Association (World Steel), the crude steel production by the Middle East region increased by 5.3% during the month of June '15 year-on-year. The region's crude steel output totaled 2.463 ...
http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/middle-east-crude-steel-production-continues-to-rise/


London rebar specialist Kierbeck in administration
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:00:00 +0100
Leading reinforcing steel supplier Kierbeck Thames has been placed into administration ... which is part of the Saudi Arabian Al-Tuwairqi Group. Kierbeck is a major supplier of rebar to the overheated London market and ranks as the single largest supplier ...
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USW: Concessions at heart of U.S. Steel contract offer - Chicago ...
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:51:44 +0100
A spokeswoman for U.S. Steel said Monday the company doesn't generally comment on ongoing negotiations. U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal, both with mills in Northwest Indiana that employ thousands of area residents, are negotiating separate contracts with ...
http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/news/ct-ptb-steel-offer-st-0728-20150727-story.html


India to sell high-grade iron pellets to Iran as ties strengthen
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:50:00 +0100
KIOCL Ltd, owned by India's steel ministry, could sell as much as 2 million tonnes ... KIOCL has been in talks with Tehrani as well as Iran's state-owned mines and metal holding company IMIDRO and the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and ...
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Vale update on iron ore pellets production in Q2
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:57:00 +0100
Excluding Samarco's attributable production of 3.6 million tonnes, Vale's pellet production in 2Q15 was 12.2 million tonnes - a historical production record, due to the good performance of the Oman and the Vargem Grande pellet plants.....more
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Another major break down in Karachi
Sun, 26 Jul 2015 23:53:00 +0100
Power crisis is likely to further intensify as electricity supply disconnected to Industrial Zone including Port Qasim and Pakistan Steel Mills throwing these ... from Gharo to Karachi Industrial Area, Gulshan-e-Hadeed, Bhains Colony, Port Qasim, Quaidabad ...
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EU steel prices remain under negative pressure in July Hellenic ...
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 22:01:30 +0100
EU steel prices remain under negative pressure in July. in Commodity News 25/07/2015. MEPS logo 2.jpg. Aggressive offers from third country suppliers are driving down flat product domestic selling values in all EU nations. Iran has entered the market ...
http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/eu-steel-prices-remain-under-negative-pressure-in-july/


PSM allowed to sell its Rs nine billion inventory
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:37:00 +0100
Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) Board on Friday allowed PSM to sell its ... The Board did not approve Gulshan-e-Hadeed project after Secretary Privatisation said this matter should be compiled in the shape of a document and sent to PC for review aimed at ...
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Tasnim News Agency - Iran's 6-Month Steel Production Up 4.5%: Report ...
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:39:00 +0100
Based to the released data, Iran's crude steel production in the first half of 2015 stood at 8.372 million tons, a 4.5 percent increase compared to the same period last year. According to the figures, world crude steel production for the 65 countries ...
http://www.tasnimnews.com/english/Home/Single/808420


Crude steel production declines in June - RT - Recycling Today - ...
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:03:11 +0100
According to Worldsteel, world crude steel production in the first six months of 2015 was 813 million metric tons, a decrease of 2 percent compared with the same period in 2014. The Middle East showed an increase of 2.9 percent, whereas North America ...
http://www.recyclingtoday.com/crude-steel-production-declines-june-2015.aspx


Suez Canal ceremony expenses collected: Canal Authority official
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:19:00 +0100
The ceremony was set to cost 30m, but was reduced. The new figure was not disclosed. Some of the donators included Orascom Construction Industries, Egyptian Steel, Ezz Steel and Talaat Moustafa Group (TMG). Banks who donated included the National Bank of ...
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Computer Simulations Lead to Production of Material Exhibiting Superlubricity
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 05:49:00 +0100
Before this computational work was done, Ali Erdemir, Diana Berman and Anirudha Sumant ... For their experiment, small graphene patches were slid against a steel ball that was coated with DLC. A very low friction coefficient was observed with the graphene ...
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Shahrukh Khan wants Red Steel in finals
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 23:06:00 +0100
Shahrukh Khan wants Red Steel in finals / The trinidad Guardian / Even as the ... I am speaking to (Minister) Gerry Hadeed. I want to thank the Government and corporate T&T for partnering with the CPL. There is nowhere like T&T in terms of the support ...
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Protectionist US policy hurting Turkish steel TheHill - The Hill ...
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:01:14 +0100
The global steel markets have some structural problems and have been adversely affected by macroeconomic conditions not of their own making. The chief culprit is plummeting global energy prices that have shrunken demand for the OCTG being produced ...
http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/foreign-policy/248696-protectionist-us-policy-hurting-turkish-steel


Near-Frictionless Material Designed
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:48:00 +0100
Prior to the computational work, Argonne scientists Ali Erdemir, Anirudha Sumant ... sliding against a DLC-coated steel ball. The graphene-DLC combination was registering a very low friction coefficient (a ratio that measures the force of friction between ...
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