The battle over Corus, an Anglo-Dutch steel
company, between an Indian and Brazilian company reflects the global merger binge that has moved the steel
industry from a Wall Street pariah to a sector of great interest in the mergers and acquisition community.
Anderson points out that if diesel engines grow in popularity for light vehicles, then the number of forged steel
crankshafts will grow accordingly, as the higher compression ratios of that type of engine necessitates the use of steel
Hot rolled steel
offered many design benefits over wood.
Gerdau also expanded its presence into a fifth South American country by agreeing in December 2004 to pay $77 million in debt and equity for control of two Colombian steel
makers, Diaco and Siderurgica del Pacifico from their major shareholders, The Latin American Enterprise Steel
Holding, a Miami venture capital fund, and Grupo Mayaguez in Cali, Colombia.
Some create an insert with a surface layer of tool steel
and a core of conductive metal.
Yes, foreign companies subsidized by their governments do sell steel
at rates lower than which they would otherwise be able.
cast components often are overlooked in the construction of new buildings.
The rest of the developed world has accepted the pain of dragging an old industry into a new age by biting the steel
Examination of failed laboratory specimens of brass plated steel
cord embedded in rubber occasionally exhibited bare steel
cord with a brassy or steely color and the rubber compound stripped from that cord exhibited a glossy multicolored film on the failed rubber surface.
industry can supply only 75 to 80 percent of total demand, so imports are not optional, they're a necessity.
There is no clear economic reason to single out the steel
industry as a candidate for special protection from foreign competition.
twice glimpses Kennedy as a senator in conflict with himself about his partner and rival in liberal Democratic politics, LBJ.
That humble, street-band instrument would evolve into the modern Caribbean steel
drum, or steelpan, loved around the world for its bright, shimmering tones.
A review of Chinese total production and capacity changes for both crude steel
and finished steel
during the period 2001-2005;
Has the steel
industry--and not only the steel
industry, but the integrated steel
industry--become a growth industry?