Our 2023 Open Forum will take place on 12-13 September and aims to engage with a wide range of stakeholders in the steelmaking ecosystems. Read more about the focus of this year’s discussions.
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.
Carving their way hundreds of metres below surface-level, tunnel boring machines have revolutionised underground infrastructure.
Advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) are helping car manufacturers usher in an era of robust, lightweight vehicles that improve fuel efficiency and lower emissions without compromising on safety.
A low-carbon pilot steel production facility in northern Sweden could drastically reduce the industry’s carbon emissions.
As the digital economy accelerates, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep the world’s data centres at lower temperatures, but submersible steel modules could provide a surprising solution.
As worldwide concerns over the impact of plastic waste on the environment continue to grow, the spotlight has fallen on the sustainability and health effects of bottled water.
From the mechanisation of the bottling and storage processes, to the steel caps and cages, steel plays a vital role in Champagne production.
Deep below London a network of tunnels that links both new-build and renovated station infrastructure could mark a sea change for transport.
A steel-built structural damping system could make tall buildings safer in earthquakes and reduce wind sway without taking up valuable floorspace.
The Paramount Marauder is a mine-protected vehicle whose steel double-welded monocoque hull gives it immense versatility and protection.