• October 8, 2021

Steel mill to expand into the South Brisbane CBD

Steel mill expansion plans for South Brisbane’s CBD will see the construction of a new $1.8 billion industrial complex and new jobs.Key points:The steel mill will have a capacity of 500MWThe facility will include 500 new jobsThe steel mills first major expansion will see more than 600 jobs in the CBDThe company said the new…

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Steel mill in Bengaluru killed after two-and-a-half years of riots

Steel mills in the southern state of Karnataka are in the firing line, facing a brutal winter of protests and rioting in the wake of the death of a factory worker.State government officials said the death in the town of Udaipur on Friday of two-year-old Ramchandra Jadhav was caused by a “malfunction” in a ventilation…

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How a single-story steel mill transformed into a steel warehouse

The story of the steel garage building that became a steel mill is an example of a larger trend.In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the United Steelworkers union (USW) and its affiliated local unions wrested control of the factory from the local management.The workers were offered two years of pay increases.But, with wages still…

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How to make a stainless steel bowl with stainless steel and copper

A bowl made from stainless steel is almost as common as a bowl made of copper.But the two metals are quite different in some ways.The stainless steel in a stainless bowl is a solid material, which means it can hold a lot of water, like it does in a swimming pool.The copper is a powdery,…

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How to Save Steel: How to Make the Most of Your Time on the Edge

Steel mills, which provide jobs, are in decline.The United Steelworkers union says the industry has seen the number of steelworkers decline by more than one-third since 1980, a number that has only accelerated since 2000.The American Federation of Government Employees estimates that about 40 percent of steel production in the United States has been shut…

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Steel mill says it’s working on self-driving cars

The world’s biggest steel mill says that it is working on autonomous vehicles that can run on their own.The 1.6 million tonsteel mill in Switzerland said that it has “a very good understanding of self-drive and autonomous vehicles”, but has “very much to do with safety and reliability” in order to ensure that it can…

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