September 2013

Perwaja's senior management takes 75% pay cut as it restructures debts

Debt-laden Perwaja Holdings Bhd's senior management has taken a 75% pay cut to align their interests alongside stakeholders to show their commitment towards the turnaround of the company.

Storage dome collapse at Nucor DRI site to delay start to plant operations

A structural failure at Nucor’s direct reduction iron (DRI) facility in the US state of Louisiana will delay its start-up until the end of the year.

Storage dome collapse at Nucor DRI site to delay start to plant operations

A structural failure at Nucor’s direct reduction iron (DRI) facility in the US state of Louisiana will delay its start-up until the end of the year.

Venezuela opens new tender for DRI sale

The Venezuelan industry ministry has launched a new international tender for the sale of direct reduction iron (DRI), it announced on Wednesday September 25.

CIS pig iron prices fall $5 per tonne on weak activity

Prices for CIS-origin steelmaking pig iron weakened this week on scant trading, traders told Metal Bulletin sister title Steel First on Thursday September 26.

CIS pig iron prices fall $5 per tonne on weak activity

Prices for CIS-origin steelmaking pig iron weakened this week on scant trading, traders told Steel First on Thursday September 26.

EXPOSIBRAM: Vale's new pellet unit will feed USA's DRI plants

Output at Vale’s Tubarão VIII pellet plant in Brazil will feed new direct reduction iron (DRI) plants in the USA, ceo Murilo Ferreira said on Tuesday September 24.

Venezuela opens new tenders for HBI, DRI fines sales

Venezuela’s industry ministry has launched two new international tenders for the sale of hot-briquetted iron (HBI) and direct reduced iron (DRI) fines.