Engineering News | Carbon Steel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/carbon-steel Mon, 25 May 2020 09:18:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Global steel production down 13% y/y https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-production-down-13-yy-2020-05-22 Donna Slater STEEL Fri, 22 May 2020 16:40:00 +0200 554402 1590160587 1590158400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pandemic, economic challenges to shape industry direction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-economic-challenges-to-shape-industry-direction-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Carbon Steel Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552911 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871633_resized_constructionmacsteelceomikebenfield2205201022.jpg MIKE BENFIELD The construction and steel sectors – including the larger manufacturing industry – are “hand-in-glove” 511 287 Fitch Solutions expects most metal markets to move into a surplus this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fitch-solutions-expects-most-metal-markets-to-move-into-a-surplus-this-year-2020-05-13 Simone Liedtke METALS Wed, 13 May 2020 08:13:00 +0200 553250 1589353547 1589350380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kogi appoints Nigerian contractor to start trial iron-ore mining https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kogi-appoints-nigerian-contractor-to-start-trial-iron-ore-mining-2020-05-08 Marleny Arnoldi IRON ORE Fri, 08 May 2020 09:53:00 +0200 552836 1588928391 1588924380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EU reviewing steel imports in view of possible glut - trade chief https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-reviewing-steel-imports-in-view-of-possible-glut---trade-chief-2020-04-22 Reuters STEEL Wed, 22 Apr 2020 08:55:00 +0200 551306 1587538882 1587538500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Organisation calls for govt assistance to ‘reshape’ steel industry post-lockdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisation-calls-for-govt-assistance-to-reshape-steel-industry-post-lockdown-2020-04-17 Simone Liedtke STEEL / COVID-19 Fri, 17 Apr 2020 15:33:00 +0200 550943 1587131327 1587130380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kogi Iron sees ongoing interest in Nigeria-based cast steel project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kogi-iron-sees-ongoing-interest-in-nigeria-based-cast-steel-project-2020-04-07 Simone Liedtke IRON-ORE / STEEL Tue, 07 Apr 2020 15:41:00 +0200 549888 1586267407 1586266860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000864990_resized_locationofkogiironsnigeriancaststeelproject1022.jpg A location map of Kogi Iron's Nigerian cast steel project. 511 287 Opinion: South African steel industry is an industry in distress https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-south-african-steel-industry-is-an-industry-in-distress-2020-03-06 Creamer Media Reporter STEEL Fri, 06 Mar 2020 12:30:00 +0200 546579 1583491677 1583490600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857630_resized_charlesdednam11022.jpg South African Iron and Steel Institute secretary-general Charles Dednam 511 287 Companies urged to gear up for gas revolution in Mozambique https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-urged-to-gear-up-for-gas-revolution-in-mozambique-2020-03-03 Kim Cloete GAS Tue, 03 Mar 2020 09:46:00 +0200 546152 1583224764 1583221560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Germany moves into hydrogen with lessons from Opec, Russia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germany-moves-into-hydrogen-with-lessons-from-opec-russia-2020-03-03 , Bloomberg HYDROGEN Tue, 03 Mar 2020 08:53:00 +0200 546136 1583222725 1583218380 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Iron-ore soars as China port stocks dip, stimulus hopes grow https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iron-ore-soars-as-china-port-stocks-dip-stimulus-hopes-grow-2020-03-02 Reuters IRON Mon, 02 Mar 2020 14:24:00 +0200 546071 1583152005 1583151840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Market feels project pinch https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-tube-market-feels-project-pinch-2020-02-28 Mamaili Mamaila Carbon Steel Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 544248 1582541539 1582840800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000852286_resized_keitumetsemoumakoesteasa10191022.jpg KEITUMETSE MOUMAKOE The influx of cheap small-bore steel tube imports has not aided the industry 511 287 Digitalisation beneficial for steel producers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-a-strategic-advantage-for-steel-producers-2020-02-28 Mamaili Mamaila Carbon Steel Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 544088 1582710754 1582840800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local steel industry still holds much potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-steel-industry-still-holds-much-potential-2020-02-28 Mamaili Mamaila Carbon Steel Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 543513 1582896089 1582840800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000850542_resized_0003l61022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81295_2020-01-30_isf_-_2.mp482438374International Steel Fabricators CEO Neels van Niekerk discusses the South African steel sector. Camerawork: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 30.01.2020 International Steel Fabricators CEO Neels van Niekerk discusses the South African steel sector. Camerawork: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 30.01.2020 Global steel output rose 2.1% y/y in January – worldsteel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-output-rose-21-yy-in-january-worldsteel-2020-02-26 Reuters STEEL Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:35:00 +0200 545642 1582713424 1582713300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Record stash of steel in China as demand slammed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/record-stash-of-steel-in-china-as-demand-slammed-2020-02-25 , Bloomberg STEEL Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:40:00 +0200 545558 1582638157 1582638000 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Kumba pays out 92% of HEPS to shareholders as iron-ore prices lift earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kumba-pays-out-92-of-heps-to-shareholders-as-iron-ore-prices-lift-earnings-2020-02-18 Marleny Arnoldi IRON ORE Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:16:00 +0200 544820 1582037041 1582010160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853854_resized_kumbaceothembamkhwanazi022020donna1022.jpg Kumba Iron Ore CEO Thamba Mkhwanazi 511 287 Bushveld sees battery storage potential beyond EVs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-sees-battery-storage-potential-beyond-evs-2020-02-17 Simone Liedtke VANADIUM / ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 17 Feb 2020 08:00:00 +0200 544653 1582118823 1581919200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853221_resized_0013we1022.jpg Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81548_2020-02-10_bushveld1.mp4119113451Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo chats to Engineering News & Mining Weekly about the energy transition, how vanadium plays a role in this as well as how this fits into the company's growth plans. Video: Creamer Media's Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo chats to Engineering News & Mining Weekly about the energy transition, how vanadium plays a role in this as well as how this fits into the company's growth plans. Video: Creamer Media's Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Metals, engineering sector set for ‘unremarkable’ growth this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metals-engineering-sector-set-for-unremarkable-growth-this-year-2020-02-14 Tasneem Bulbulia METALS Fri, 14 Feb 2020 15:41:00 +0200 544643 1581691263 1581687660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853199_resized_michaeladeseifsa0219dylan1022.jpg Dr Michael Ade 511 287 Vedanta sets sights on zinc, silver, iron-ore output growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vedanta-sets-sights-on-zinc-silver-iron-ore-output-growth-2020-02-12 Kim Cloete DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 12 Feb 2020 11:20:00 +0200 544305 1581503248 1581499200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000852409_resized_sunilduggal1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81417_2020-02-04-vedanta.mp468949884Vedanta Resources executives tell Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete about the group's growth plans and its corporate social investment initiatives. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Vedanta Resources executives tell Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete about the group's growth plans and its corporate social investment initiatives. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Patel asked to brief lawmakers on government’s response to ongoing steel job cuts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-asked-to-brief-lawmakers-on-governments-response-to-ongoing-steel-job-cuts-2020-02-11 Terence Creamer STEEL Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:15:00 +0200 544200 1581431805 1581423300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000852141_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpeg 511 287 AMSA says regulatory changes could open way for 100 MW Vanderbijl solar farm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-says-regulatory-changes-could-open-way-for-100-mw-vanderbijl-solar-farm-2020-02-06 Terence Creamer STEEL & ELECTRICITY Thu, 06 Feb 2020 15:15:00 +0200 543819 1581000417 1580994900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851265_resized_kobusversteramsa02201022donna.jpg AMSA CEO Kobus Verster 511 287 AMSA slumps to R3.3bn loss amid ‘exceptionally difficult’ conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-slumps-to-r33bn-loss-amid-exceptionally-difficult-conditions-2020-02-06 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 06 Feb 2020 08:20:00 +0200 543720 1581000442 1580970000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851036_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1210221113duane.jpg Wind-down of the Saldanha Works, in the Western Cape, to be largely completed by the end of the first quarter 511 287 Coronavirus hurts base metals, iron-ore prices https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coronavirus-hurts-base-metals-iron-ore-prices-2020-02-05 Simone Liedtke BASE METALS Wed, 05 Feb 2020 15:34:00 +0200 543692 1580910918 1580909640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fallout from coronavirus expected to have a ripple effect on coal, iron-ore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fallout-from-coronavirus-expected-to-have-a-ripple-effect-on-coal-iron-ore-2020-01-31 Kim Cloete COAL Fri, 31 Jan 2020 08:48:00 +0200 543256 1580543376 1580453280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000850018_resized_chinacoronavirustraveldisruptions0120bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Global crude steel output increased 3.4% in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-crude-steel-output-increased-34-in-2019-2020-01-28 Schalk Burger STEEL Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:48:00 +0200 542879 1580203053 1580201280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global sights set for export association https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-sights-set-for-steasa-2020-01-24 Mamaili Mamaila Carbon Steel Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 540534 1579601999 1579816800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000844093_resized_pipestubeshosesirptnbridgelift27steasa2402201022.jpg SOARING HIGHER Exports of high-carbon and low-alloy steel tubes and pipes remain on an upward trajectory and are resilient amid export competitiveness challenges 511 287 AMSA warns of big 2019 loss, as it sheds more than 1 000 jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-warns-of-big-2019-loss-as-saldanha-wind-down-advances-2020-01-23 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:20:00 +0200 542613 1579845866 1579792800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848501_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpeg Wind-down of Saldanha Works (pictured) anticipated to be largely completed by the end of the first quarter 511 287 Iron-ore demand to slow, while seaborne supply rises https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iron-ore-demand-to-slow-while-seaborne-supply-rises-2020-01-21 Simone Liedtke IRON-ORE Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:49:00 +0200 542284 1579618217 1579603740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 World risks 'disaster' as reuse of natural resources declines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-risks-disaster-as-reuse-of-natural-resources-declines-2020-01-21 Reuters NATURAL RESOURCES Tue, 21 Jan 2020 08:48:00 +0200 542210 1579845593 1579589280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Glencore, Merafe to retrench Rustenburg Smelter employees https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glencore-merafe-to-retrench-rustenburg-smelter-employees-2020-01-17 Simone Liedtke STEEL Fri, 17 Jan 2020 15:46:00 +0200 542086 1579270495 1579268760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa welcomes lower repo rate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-welcomes-lower-repo-rate-2020-01-17 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Fri, 17 Jan 2020 15:43:00 +0200 542083 1579270307 1579268580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Despite IRP gaps, the outlook for solar in SA has strengthened https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/despite-irp-gaps-the-outlook-for-solar-in-sa-has-strengthened-2020-01-17 Terence Creamer SOLAR ENERGY Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 540277 1579233188 1579212000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000846360_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 Top gold sector investor demands more action on carbon emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/top-gold-sector-investor-demands-more-action-on-carbon-emissions-2019-12-11 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:23:00 +0200 540460 1576072357 1576070580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Edenville inks two key coal supply contracts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/edenville-inks-two-key-coal-supply-contracts-2019-12-11 Simone Liedtke COAL Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:57:00 +0200 540412 1576057311 1576054620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Heat exchangers market value to grow by 2026 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heat-exchanger-market-value-to-grow-by-2026-2019-11-14 Mc'Kyla Nortje Carbon Steel Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538023 1581674310 1574978400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Vale to shutter Mozambique coal operations for three months https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vale-to-shutter-mozambique-coal-operations-for-three-months-2019-11-27 , Bloomberg COAL Wed, 27 Nov 2019 12:13:00 +0200 539259 1574864459 1574849580 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0