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Tenaris to invest in hydrogen steelmaking in Italy
Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Tubemaker Tenaris has signed an agreement with Italian energy suppliers Edison and Snam for a project aimed at using hydrogen in some steelmaking operations at the Tenaris Dalmine seamless tube plant in Italy. The project will focus on studying the supply of hydrogen to the plant and adapting the mill to use the gas

Vales disappointing iron ore output adds fuel to scorching price ...
Fri, 04 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT
The hottest major commodity of 2020 is getting even hotter, with iron ore boosted by news that one of the worlds biggest producers will not meet its output targets this year. Brazils Vale said on Wednesday that it would produce 300 million to 305 million tonnes of iron ore this year, down from a prior forecast of at least 310 million. Vale also said it expected 2021 output in a range between 315 million to 335 million tonnes, below what analysts had been expecting. The mining giant is

Tenaris & Petrobras Extend Long Term Agreement in Brazil
Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:25:00 GMT
Tenaris has renewed its agreement with Petrobras, reinforcing the long-standing partnership between both companies in Brazil. Rig Direct is a fully Tenaris has renewed its agreement with Petrobras,

Vale evacuates more in Minas Gerais, state rejects settlement ...
Wed, 18 Nov 2020 20:18:00 GMT
About 34 more people in Brazil's Minas Gerais state will be evacuated after Vale raised the emergency protocol for the Brucutu iron ore mines Norte/Larangeiras dam to level two. The rise in the

Talks stall between Vale and Minas Gerais on Brumadinho compensation
Wed, 18 Nov 2020 05:27:00 GMT
Negotiations between Brazilian mining giant Vale and Minas Gerais state on compensation to be paid for the Brumadinho tailings dam collapse have reached an impasse. The state is looking to receive

US Steel Stock Staring At A 45% Drop
Tue, 17 Nov 2020 19:16:00 GMT
Our dashboard Trends In U.S. Covid-19 Cases provides an overview of how the pandemic has been spreading in the U.S. and contrasts with trends in Brazil and Russia. The US raw steel capacity

Mariana dam disaster victims to appeal court ruling to drop BHP ...
Tue, 10 Nov 2020 04:04:00 GMT
The victims of the Mariana dam disaster in Brazil plan to appeal a judgement after a UK court decided not to proceed with their 5bn ($6.6bn) case against mining major BHP. The appeal was against a

Huge Claim Against BHP Over Brazil Dam Collapse Rejected By High ...
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 22:21:00 GMT
They claimed that BHP was liable for the collapse of the dam, which is owned and operated by Samarco, a joint venture between Brazilian iron ore miner Vale and BHP's Brazilian subsidiary. But,

UK court drops $9 billion lawsuit against BHP
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 16:36:00 GMT
The High Court of Manchester has decided not to proceed with a 5 billion ($9 billion) lawsuit against BHP over the Fundo Dam tailings dam failure in Mariana, Brazil five years

U.K. court blocks $6.6B lawsuit against BHP over Brazil dam burst
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:57:00 GMT
The High Court of Manchester in the U.K. has rejected a 5B ($6.6B) lawsuit against BHP over the devastating 2015 dam collapse at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil.The High Court judge said managing

BHP Gets 5B Suit Over Brazilian Dam Failure Tossed
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:38:00 GMT
An English court has thrown out a case brought by a group of more than 200,000 Brazilian individuals and companies against mining giant BHP Group PLC over the collapse of a dam, concluding on Monday

English judge blocks 5 billion pound Brazil lawsuit against BHP ...
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 10:22:00 GMT
Australian mining giant BHP has been struck out, in a blow to a 200,000-strong Brazilian claimant group seeking damages after a devastating dam failure in

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