Blogs by worldsteel experts and occasionally by guest bloggers. The blogs cover a wide variety of issues affecting the steel industry. We hope you will find this section useful and look forward to your comments.

12 July 2022

July 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Navigating the evolving sustainability landscape. Plus, insights into how closing the labour gaps can help revitalise US infrastructure.

15 June 2022

June 2022 constructsteel newsletter

An interview with Dr Kazuaki Suzuki from Nippon Steel on the development of high-performance steel materials and technologies for disaster-resistant steel structural buildings. Plus, a look at net-zero building and construction.

Blog: How advanced high-strength steels will enable sustainable future transportation

The Steel E-Motive project demonstrates the suitability of the latest advanced high-strength steel grades for use in fully autonomous electric vehicles. Kate Hickey from WorldAutoSteel explains how.

9 May 2022

May 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Updates from our member BlueScope on three initiatives. Plus, an analysis of the impact of eliminating greenhouse-gas emissions on the world’s stock of infrastructure assets.

8 April 2022

April 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Steligence CEO at ArcelorMittal and constructsteel Vice Chair, Dr Olivier Vassart, discusses the sustainability of steel. Plus, we look at the US construction staff shortage and what the sector can do to close the gap.

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8 March 2022

March 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Learn about an Australian facility designed to address the challenge of transforming the built environment into a sustainable one. Also, how real-estate leaders can revalue assets, decarbonise, and create new business opportunities.

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9 February 2022

February 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Construction market trends, an interview about the sustainability of steel products and key takeaways from COP26 on decarbonising the built environment.

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12 January 2022

January 2022 constructsteel newsletter

Topics include an interview on the importance of strong infrastructure growth in India, infrastructure investments enabling a net-zero-carbon world, construction market trends.

8 December 2021

constructsteel December newsletter

Topics include market trends in construction, promoting sustainable construction materials, and breaking down the US Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.