Tag: India

Fives to upgrade furnace at Tata Steel, India

Tata Steel, the flagship company of the Tata group, has recently entrusted Fives to upgrade the level 1 control system at the existing gas fired pusher type reheating furnace installed at the merchant mill of their Jamshedpur Works, India.

Viraj to focus on welding wire products

Viraj is an Indian manufacturers and exporters of Stainless Steel long products, has recently started focusing on the growing market of welding wire products.

Wendell L. Carter appointed AIST President

Wendell L. Carter, vice president and general manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor, East Chicago, Ind., USA, has recently been appointed president of the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) for 2016–2017.

Primetals receives FAC for last four LD (BOF)

Indian steelmaker Jindal South West Steel Ltd. (JSW Steel) has recently issued the Final Acceptance Certificate (FAC) for the last of four LD (BOF) converters ordered from Primetals Technologies in September 2014, which had been started up in January.

India initiates anti-dumping probe on HR import

India's Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties vide notice No. 14/9/2016-DGAD has recently declared initiation of an anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of "Hot-rolled flat products of alloy or non-alloy steel in coils of a width up to 2100mm and thickness up to 25mm and Hot-rolled flat products of alloy or non-alloy steel not in coils (commonly known as sheets and plates) of a width up to 4950mm and thickness up to 150mm", originating in or exported from China PR, Japan, Russia, Korea RP, Brazil and Indonesia.

Gujar appointed as National Sales Manager, India

UK-based Fine Tubes and US-based Superior Tube, manufacturers of precision tubing for critical applications, have recently announced the appointment of Rahul Gujar to the role of National Sales Manager, India.

Suraj awarded API 5LC

Suraj Ltd, based in Ahmedabad (Gujarat) India, was recently accredited by the API with a 5LC License. The company has manufactured stainless steel pipes, tubes and U-bends since 1994.

Georgia Gascoyne leads Welding Purging Lectures

Georgia Gascoyne, CEO of Huntingdon Fusion Techniques, manufacturers of tube and pipe purging systems recently visited North and South India. Photo courtesy of Huntingdon Fusion Techniques During the week she led two Lectures on the topic of Welding Purging.

Dr. A.K. Pujari assumes charge as CMD, SAIL

Dr. Anup K Pujari, IAS, Secretary, Government of India, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise has been assigned the additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Steel.