10/05/2016The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has announced that Chuck Schmitt, president of SSAB Americas, is the 2016 recipient of the Gary Memorial Medal - the industry’s highest honor. Schmitt, the Institute’s immediate past chairman, was recognized with the award during AISI’s 124th General Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. “Chuck is an outstanding leader for AISI and for the entire steel industry in North America,” said Martin Lindqvist, CEO of SSAB AB. “His hard work continues to help strengthen the role of steel in American manufacturing. I am proud to have him represent SSAB and congratulate him on this prestigious award.”
09/05/2016The Power-Bend-Center is designed to be smoothly integrated into production plants for electronically controlled machining sequences
09/05/2016A majority of Chinese steel market participants believe prices will likely fall over the next month due to weaker domestic demand, with the outlook for construction steel particularly bleak, according to the latest S&P Global Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (CSSI), which showed a headline reading of 46.98 out of a possible 100 points in May. The May index dropped 22.14 points from 69.12 in April, recording the weakest reading since February – and is now 42.44 points below March’s record of 89.42. A reading above 50 indicates expectations of an increase/expansion and a reading below 50 indicates a decrease/contraction.
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26/04/2016The latest release of multi-domain platform Visual-Environment 11.5 for Systems Modeling and Manufacturing Assembly
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13/04/2016DIHAG supplies different industries with a wide range of products and materials.
26/01/2016Planning is well underway for the International ThermProcess Summit Americas (ITPS Americas) scheduled for August 10 – 12, 2016 at the Loews Chicago Hotel in downtown Chicago, IL.