The new AQTF (Advanced Quench-and-Temper Facility) heat-treatment line supplied by SMS group to TimkenSteel Corporation at its Gambrinus Steel Plant in Canton, Ohio, U.
TimkenSteel has added another quality certification to its list of credentials, receiving its American Petroleum Institute (API) Q1 certification in March, 2017.
TimkenSteel recently opened a USD 5M technology centre at its Northeast Ohio corporate campus to gives the company a unique advantage in achieving clean special bar quality (SBQ) steel and developing new steel grades.
The board of directors of TimkenSteel elected two new independent directors: Randall Edwards, president and COO of Premier Pipe, and Ronald Rice, president and COO of RPM International.
TimkenSteel Corp. has renewed a commercial agreement with Daido Steel Co. Ltd. for a period of three years. The agreement enables Daido, a steelmaker based in Japan, to melt steel according to TimkenSteel specifications for a growing base of high-performance industrial, bearings and energy applications in that region.
TimkenSteel announced the decision to locate an advanced quench-and-temper facility in north-east Ohio to produce more value-added steel for demanding applications."Our investment in additional value-added operations feeds growing sales of our most sophisticated product lines, which meet the needs of demanding applications in energy and other marketsâ?, said Shawn J.