Next week's Safety and HR Committee Meeting in Charleston, SC scheduled for September 17-19, 2018 meeting has been cancelled due to Hurricane Florence. The Hurricane is predicted to impact Charleston, SC and other areas of the Southeastern United States tomorrow and through the weekend.
Phil Bell, president of SMA, was quoted in a recent press release citing the new Smart Sectors program. This program has created a web-based Industry Snapshots page:
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Trump administration sent a notice to Congress of its intent to sign an updated trade agreement between the United States, Mexico and possibly Canada.
On January 11, 2018, the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) transmitted to me a report on his investigation into the effect of imports of steel articles on the national security of the United States under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1862)...
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"Steel from firearms melted down at mills around the country is used for construction, mining and more..."
Monterrey Mexico: INBLIC Technologies, an integrator of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) for the Steel Industry, just signed a partner agreement to resell GE Digital’s Predix Asset Performance Management (APM) software application.
On Thursday, May 31, 2018, the White House announced that effective June 1, steel imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union (28 member states) will be subject to the 25 percent section 232 tariffs.
SMA echoes the congratulatory remarks below for the S&P Global Platts Global Metals Lifetime Award Recipient and SMA past president, Tom Danjczeck. According to current SMA president Philip K. Bell, "It comes as no surprise that Tom is the recipient of this prestigious award. His steelmaking acumen and passion for our industry make him worthy of this honor."
FORT WAYNE, Ind., May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC