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Siemens Boosts Capacity Of Heat Treatment Line For Plates At AHMSA

SOURCE: Siemens | 19 September 2014

The Mexican steel producer Altos Hornos de México S.A.B de C.V. (AHMSA) has commissioned Siemens Metals Technologies to expand the annual capacity of its planned normalizing line at its Monclova plant to 300,000 metric tons of plate.

Jacobs Designs And Builds Iron Sulfate Plant For Huntsman Pigments In Italy

SOURCE: Jacobs | 19 August 2014

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) recently completed Huntsman Pigments’ new €38 million iron sulfate plant at its titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment manufacturing facility in Scarlino, Italy. Huntsman celebrated the completion on July 1, 2014.

Gold Fields Sells Its 51% Stake In Peru's Chucapaca Project To Buenaventura

SOURCE: Gold Fields | 19 August 2014

Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) has agreed to sell its 51% stake in Canteras del Hallazgo S.A.C (CDH), the company that manages the Chucapaca project in southern Peru, to its joint venture partner in the project, Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (Buenaventura).

Ivanhoe Mines Appoints Financial Advisers For Strategic Review Of Its Kamoa And Kipushi Projects

SOURCE: Ivanhoe Mines | 18 August 2014

Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) today announced the appointment of BMO Capital Markets Limited and Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc as financial advisers to conduct a strategic review of its Kamoa and Kipushi projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Novelis Completes $106 Million Investment In Brazil

SOURCE: Novelis | 14 August 2014

Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the commissioning of a new coating line for beverage can end stock and an expanded recycling center at its Pindamonhangaba (SP), Brazil complex.

Ivanhoe Mines Begins Construction Of First Box Cut For Planned Underground Mine At The Kamoa Copper Discovery In The Democratic Republic Of Congo

SOURCE: Ivanhoe Mines | 25 July 2014

Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) Executive Chairman Robert Friedland and Chief Executive Officer Lars-Eric Johansson today announced the start of construction on the box cut for the initial portal to planned decline ramps that will provide underground access to the proposed Kamoa copper mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Katanga province.

Hatch Goba Improves Rail And Port Infrastructure In Sierra Leone

SOURCE: Hatch | 21 July 2014

Hatch Goba has been retained by African Minerals Limited – African Railway and Port Services (AML) in Sierra Leone to improve rail and port infrastructure between the Tonkilili mine and the Pepel port, which are 200 km apart.

Barrick Partners With Ma’aden To Form Jabal Sayid Joint Venture

SOURCE: Barrick Gold Corporation | 13 July 2014

Barrick Gold Corporation today announced that it has reached an agreement to form a joint venture with Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) to operate the Jabal Sayid copper mine, located 120 kilometers southeast of Medina, Saudi Arabia.

Altos Hornos de Mexico Orders RH Plant From Siemens

SOURCE: Siemens | 08 July 2014

Siemens Metals Technologies has won an order from Mexican steel producer Altos Hornos de Mexico, S.A.B. de C.V. (AHMSA) to supply a 150-ton, twin RH vacuum degassing plant with mechanical vacuum pumps for converter Steel Works # 2 in Monclova. It will be able to handle 50 charges per day, the equivalent of about two million metric tons of liquid steel per year.

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe Modernizing Converter Plant And Waste Heat Boiler In Duisburg-Bruckhausen

SOURCE: ThyssenKrupp | 07 July 2014

A part weighing the equivalent of ten elephants dangles at a height of almost 90 meters: A special crane moves a 50 ton boiler segment into a shop building of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe. The spectacular lifting operation is part of the modernization of converter 2 and associated waste-heat boiler system in the Duisburg-Bruckhausen steelmaking plant, one of the biggest in Europe.