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  • POSCO shifts business to "Green&Mobility" from steel-oriented business 2021-04-16

    Apr. 5, 2021 - POSCO is carrying forward a transition of business structure focused on ‘Green & Mobility’ based on various eco-friendly car capabilities in the group. POSCO CEO Jeong-Woo Choi delivers a commemorative speech at the opening ceremony of Park1358 in Pohang In a message to mark POSCO’s 53rd anniversary, POSCO CEO Choi said that the group should shift i…

  • Rio Tinto achieves battery grade lithium production at Boron plant 2021-04-16

    Apr. 16, 2021 - Rio Tinto has commenced production of battery-grade lithium from waste rock at a lithium demonstration plant at the Boron mine site in California, United States. The demonstration plant is the next step in scaling up a breakthrough lithium production process developed at Boron, to recover the critical mineral and extract additional value out of waste piles from over 90 years of…

  • Hoa Phat becomes largest steel producer in Vietnam 2021-04-16

    Apr. 16, 2021 - Vietnamese steel maker Hoa Phat announced that Hoa Phat has become the largest steel producer in Vietnam after it produced 2 million tonnes of crude steel, up 60% over the same period, in the first quarter of 2021, and Formosa Ha Tinh ranked second with an output of 1.62 million tonnes, 20% lower than the output of Hoa Phat. Hoa Phat reached 700,000 tonnes of crude steel in Mar…

  • SG Shinagawa Refractories India starts production of taphole clay for blast… 2021-04-16

    Apr. 16, 2021 - Shinagawa Refractories, the leading global supplier of refractory solutions, announces that SG Shinagawa Refractories India Pvt. Ltd. has commenced commercial production and completed the first delivery of Tap Hole Clay, manufactured in Halol, Gujarat, India. SG Shinagawa Refractories India is a Joint Venture of Shinagawa Refractories and Grindwell No…

  • Primetals Technologies to supply second EAF Quantum electric arc furnace an… 2021-04-15

    Apr. 8, 2021 - Turkish steel producer Tosyali Demir Celik Sanayi A.S. has placed an additional order with Primetals Technologies to supply an additional, second EAF Quantum electric arc furnace with a capacity of two million metric tons of liquid steel per year, and to expand the production capacity of a recently ordered two-strand slab caster to 3.4 million metric tons per year. The new order f…

  • Upstate Refractory Services announces new location in Lyons, NY 2021-04-15

    Apr. 15, 2021 - On Monday, April 12th, Upstate Refractory Services, Inc. officially opened new facility located at 185 Geneva Street, Lyons, NY.  This 17,000-sf facility allows ample space for construction equipment, tools, and materials. The location is close to headquarters in Newark and gives the company almost double the space as former facility. Upstate …

  • NLMK Group releases Q1 2021 trading update 2021-04-13

    Apr. 13, 2021 - NLMK Group increased steel output by 12% qoq (+4% yoy) to 4.4 m t. Consolidated sales declined by 7% qoq to 3.9 m t (-13% yoy) driven by a decrease in commercial pig iron sales amid repairs at NLMK Lipetsk BF operations coupled with an increase in intragroup slab sales.  Q1 2021 highlights:   Steel output grew to 4.4 m t (+12% qoq; +4% yoy) with …

  • Refratechnik and QMAG follow a common path 2021-04-12

    Apr. 1, 2021 - January 2020, Refratechnik Holding GmbH entered a purchase agreement with the SIBELCO Group to take over the shares of QMAG Ltd. With this agreement, the international major producer of high-grade magnesia products, headquartered in the state of Queensland in Australia, will become an important partner in the Refratechnik Group. QMAG owns one of the world's la…

  • Liberty Steel resumes partial production at Rotherham Plant 2021-04-12

    Apr. 12, 2021 - British media reported that Liberty Steel has resumed partial production at its Rotherham plant on 6 April 2021 with some furlough staff since intermittent operations that started on March 12. A Liberty Steel spokesman said “Liberty Steel has today resumed partial production at its Rotherham plant following a period of intermittent operations since March 12. We are grateful fo…

  • Bass Metals partners with Swinburne University of Technology to develop gra… 2021-04-08

    Apr. 8, 2021 - Graphite producer Bass Metals (BSM) has struck a deal with the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne to develop a fireproof panelling product. Under a master research and development agreement, Bass will work with the university to develop advanced materials using Bass' expandable graphite and graphene concentrates. The first of these products will be env…

  • Hydro to explore hydrogen opportunities 2021-04-07

    Apr. 7, 2021 - Hydro is exploring the potential for developing and operating hydrogen facilities to meet large internal demand as well as serving an external market, leveraging the company’s industrial and renewable power expertise. "We see a substantial potential for industrial hydrogen consumption. Taking a developer and operator role in the hydrogen sector represents an opportu…

  • Thai BFBC Boiler achieves +7 year lining lifetime with HASLE products 2021-04-06

    Apr. 6, 2021 - A power plant in Thailand has surpassed a 7-year lining lifetime in their Bubbling Fluidized Bed Combustion Boiler (BFBC) using HASLE D39A. The power plant has a production capacity of 37 MW and runs mainly on anthracite, coal and rice husk. Previously, they used a local castable with 60% alumina in the furnace wall, but never exceeded a disappointing lifetime of 2-3 years. In 2…

  • ArcelorMittal plans big for its German steel plants using hydrogen 2021-04-01

    Apr. 1, 2021 - ArcelorMittal is accelerating its steel decarbonisation plans in Germany by building a commercial-scale direct reduction of iron ore (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF) at its site in Bremen to produce green steel. The steel giant also plans to build a DRI pilot plant in addition to an electric arc furnace (EAF) in Eisenhüttenstadt, as the planned expansion of Germany’s …

  • Hoa Phat Plans 5.6 Million Tonne Steel Plant in Vietnam 2021-04-01

    Apr. 1, 2021 - Vietnam-based steelmaker Hoa Phat Group has announced that its subsidiary Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel Joint Stock Company plans to invest VND 85 trillion (USD 3.67 billion) in the construction of its Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel Gang Manufacturing Area 2 Project. With the investment, the project will have an annual production capacity of 5.6 million tonnes, including 4.6 million tonnes…

  • Armadale obtains environmental approval for Mahenge Liandu Graphite Project 2021-04-01

    Apr. 1, 2021 - Armadale Capital has secured environmental approval for the production of natural flake graphite from the Mahenge Liandu Graphite Project in south-east Tanzania. The is located in the Ulanga district, approximately 10km away from Mahenge and approximately 300km south-west of Morogoro. The environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) approval from Tanzania’s Na…

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