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Horizonte Minerals acquires nickel-cobalt project

Horizonte Minerals acquires nickel-cobalt project

Horizonte Minerals Plc, a nickel development company focused in Brazil, has reached an agreement with Vale S.A to acquire 100% of the advanced Vermello nickel-cobalt project located in Brazil. The Vermelho...
17 December 2017
Rockwell introduces sensors with stainless housing

Rockwell introduces sensors with stainless housing

Milwaukee-based Rockwell Automation has just introduced its Allen-Bradley Bulletin 871FM miniature, metal, flat-pack, inductive proximity sensors. The sensors were designed to be rugged and suitable for...
17 December 2017

Outokumpu names President for Business Area Europe

Outokumpu has appointed Maciej (Mac) Gwozdz as the President for the Business Area Europe. Gwozdz will be taking over the role from the Company’s CEO, Roeland Baan, who has been leading this specific business...
16 December 2017
Duplex stainless steel chemical tankers

Duplex stainless steel chemical tankers

Chemical Transportation Group (CTG), based out of New York, has purchased two fully stainless steel parcel tankers, the Bow Neon and the Bow Palladium, for part of its chemtanker fleet. These two vessels...
15 December 2017

Managing Aging Plants and stainless steels

The Materials Technology Institute (MTI) and Stainless Steel World Americas are pleased to present the second Managing Aging Plants USA Conference & Exhibition, which will take place on November 13th...
14 December 2017

ATI-Allegheny Ludlum wins contract

The speciality metals company, ATI-Allegheny Ludlum, has been awarded a USD $30 million contract to supply a high-nickel alloy that will be used to repair a foreign pipeline break. The company’s state...
13 December 2017
NiTi tire developed for Mars rover

NiTi tire developed for Mars rover

NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio has announced that its engineers have developed an airless compliant tire that will be used by the Mars rover. The tire is made up of several hundred coiled...
12 December 2017
Northrop Grumman acquires Orbital ATK

Northrop Grumman acquires Orbital ATK

It is being reported that Orbital ATK Inc. has been acquired by Northrop Grumman Corporation. The transaction will close in the first half of 2018, pending on the receipt of regulatory approvals. Orbital...
11 December 2017
Ring of Fire to get road access

Ring of Fire to get road access

The Ring of Fire development, which is located approximately 575 kilometers north of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, is expected to generate a large amount of minerals, including nickel, copper, and chromite,...
11 December 2017
New jet engine coatings facility in MS

New jet engine coatings facility in MS

PG Technologies, a joint venture between Praxair Surface Technologies and GE Aviation, just opened a new facility in Elmsville, Mississippi. This brand new location will focus on the company’s special...
11 December 2017