17 October 2022 Brussels, Belgium

The Steelie Awards recognise member companies for their contribution to the steel industry over a one-year period.

The Steelies are awarded in six categories:

 Excellence in low-carbon steel production:

  • Ansteel Group Corporation Limited – Low CO2 emission blast furnace charge solution based on low basicity high silicon pellets and its application

 Innovation of the year:

  • POSCO – STS high-speed extended width AC electrolytic pickling technology

 Excellence in sustainability

  • POSCO – Recycling shell waste for sustainable steelmaking

 Excellence in Life Cycle Assessment

  • Tata Steel – PACI – a tool to support innovation and customer engagement life cycle thinking in the steel value chain

 Excellence in education and training

  • Ternium – Competences Certification Programme for Risky Tasks (CCRT)

 Excellence in communications programmes

  • Gerdau S.A. – How the century-old Gerdau transformed its image and became the steel company with the highest global engagement



The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world, with members in every major steel-producing country. worldsteel represents steel producers, national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes. Members represent around 85% of global steel production.

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