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Nippon Steel named 2019 Steel Sustainability Champion

Nippon Steel named 2019 Steel Sustainability Champion

Nippon Steel Corporation was named the 2019 Steel Sustainability Champion by the World Steel Association. The Association commends member steel companies that are most clearly demonstrating their commitment...
05 June 2020
IPIECA appoints Equinor’s Morten Mikkelsen as its Chair

IPIECA appoints Equinor’s Morten Mikkelsen as its Chair

IPIECA, the global oil and gas industry association for advancing environmental and social performance, has appointed Equinor’s Morten Mikkelsen as its new Chair. Morten brings nearly 40 years of oil and...
05 June 2020
Dow moves ahead with RENUVA Mattress Recycling Program

Dow moves ahead with RENUVA Mattress Recycling Program

Dow Polyurethanes (PU), a business division of Dow, announced a breakthrough in its RENUVA™ Mattress Recycling Program with a plan to install a pioneering industrial-scale production facility at Orrion...
04 June 2020
ONGC successfully moves 33 rigs in pre-monsoon rush

ONGC successfully moves 33 rigs in pre-monsoon rush

Despite severe constraints caused by the Covid-19 lockdown in India, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has safely and successfully moved a total of 33 offshore jack-up rigs to new drilling...
04 June 2020
Göran joins the Swedish Association as Chairman

Göran joins the Swedish Association as Chairman

Göran Björkman, President of Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT), has been appointed as Chairman of the Swedish Association of Industrial Employers (Industriarbetsgivarna in Swedish). Göran will take over...
04 June 2020

Total acquires Energías de Portugal’s portfolio

Total strengthens its positions in generation and supply of electricity and gas in Spain through the acquisition of the Energías de Portugal’s portfolio of 2.5 million B2C customers and two gas-fired combined...
02 June 2020
BUTTING reduces CO2 emissions via train transportation

BUTTING reduces CO2 emissions via train transportation

Last year BUTTING got a bit closer to achieving its environmental policy goals: by shifting large parts of its transports to the railways, it was able to reduce its CO2 emissions. In 2019, it transported...
02 June 2020
ISSF: New edition of Stainless Steel in Figures

ISSF: New edition of Stainless Steel in Figures

A new edition of the reference guide for stainless steel statistics Stainless Steel in Figures has been released by the International Stainless Steel Forum. Stainless Steel in Figures has a range of statistics...
02 June 2020

PD&MS secures a 3-year contract with Spirit Energy

International engineering and design specialists PD&MS Group has been awarded a new three-year contract with options for a further three-year extension with Spirit Energy. The deal will see the Aberdeen...
02 June 2020

Kobelco Steel Tube renamed Maruichi Stainless Tube

Kobelco Steel Tube Co., Ltd has changed its name to Maruichi Stainless Tube Co. Ltd. This corporate name change follows the transfer of all outstanding shares (100%) of the company to Maruichi Steel Tube...
01 June 2020