Canam Group stock nearly doubles on going private offer
Leadership concludes constraints of being public not longer fit with its vision.
Trump to order aluminum imports investigation
About 60% of US imports come from Canada, forced out of other markets by competition from China.
EPA: No significant chemical discharge from US Steel spill
Expansion joint failed in a pipe, allowing wastewater to eventually flow into a waterway flowing into Lake Michigan.
US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary
Blamed on an expansion joint that failed in a pipe at the Indiana facility.
Hyduke acquires BC structural steel manufacturer Avalanche Metal
Kelowna-base company produces equipment for the oilfield and forestry sectors.
EU should consider trade complaint in US steel spat, German foreign minister says
German official says the US calculations contradicted WTO rules and were intended to protect US steelmakers.
Explosion at Rio Tinto plant in Quebec sends 5 people to hospital
Incident involving carbon monoxide gas used in production is under investigation.
US aluminum group files trade complaint against China
Asking for anti-dumping duties of 38% to 134% on aluminum foil for consumer, industrial uses.
China to cut 500,000 heavy industry jobs to reduce excess capacity
Part of a multi-year effort to shrink bloated industries such as steel, coal, aluminum, cement and glass
BC father son team to take 3D printing into space
VANCOUVER — For Alex and Sergei Dobrianski, the building…
US files trade complaint targeting China’s aluminum industry
Accused of using artificially cheap loans, illegal subsidies to undercut the global price.
China pledges further cuts in excess steel, coal production
Blamed for dumping excess steel, coal, cement and glass on world markets.
Stelco seeks court OK to move ahead with restructuring
Proposal would preserve 2,100 jobs at the company’s facilities in Hamilton and Lake Erie.
Tata Steel commits to UK steel plants, securing 8,000 jobs
Business was losing $1.4 million a day due to high costs and a glut of cheap Chinese steel in global markets.
BC theme park ride manufacturer mixes technology, storytelling
Dynamic’s facilities include steel fabrication shops and several custom-built hangers.
Energy, metal ores to drive Atlantic Canada’s export growth
Newfoundland and Labrador poised to lead all provinces next year.
US Steel Canada will be sold to Bedrock pending Court approval
Sale will release US Steel from all claims relating to environmental, pension and other liabilities.
Ontario, Bedrock sign MOU to aid with US Steel Canada restructuring
Aim is to protect jobs, pensions and ongoing operations at the Hamilton and Lake Erie facilities.
Ontario, Bedrock sign deal to aid with US Steel Canada restructuring
Terms of the MOU are confidential until the court process allows them to be made public.
China vows to cut aluminum output; producers plan growth
US and European smelters are closing, prompting demands for trade penalties.
Russian metals company says river turned red by waste
Torrential rain caused a dike at a waste storage facility to overflow.
GE acquires 3D printing companies for $1.4B to up digital game
Industrial giant expects acquisitions to boost revenue within its 3D printing business to $1 billion by 2020.
Have the Trudeau Liberals dropped the ball on Ring of Fire?
Prime Minister’s comment sets off the Canadian Press Baloney Meter.
CBSA launches dumping probe of imported rebar
Investigation targets Belarus, Taipei, Hong Kong, Japan, Portugal and Spain.
Essar shareholder group bidding on US Steel Canada
…But the former Stelco is not keen on the group’s offer.
Evraz laying off 125 tubular steel workers in Regina
Manufacturer of steel plate, coil and pipe blames pipeline approval delays
China imposes steel dumping duties on Japan, Korean, EU
Beijing faces mounting criticism it’s exporting steel at unfairly low prices.
Avcorp partners with UBC on innovation
Learning Factory will integrate industrial production with learning and research on advanced composites.
AP&C expands Montreal additive manufacturing operations
$31 million automated facility will increase capacity and create 106 new jobs over the next three years.
BC mine owner sues engineering firms over tailings dam failure
Lawsuit alleges facility had inadequate safety standards.
Five hurt in Georgia aluminum plant explosion
Injuries ranged from life-threatening to “walking wounded.”
11 killed in China aluminum plant accident
Equipment workers were dismantling collapsed on top of them.