20 December 2018

November 2018 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 148.6 million tonnes (Mt) in November 2018, a 5.8% increase compared to November 2017.

17 December 2018

COP24 wrap up

Wrapping up the COP24 blog series, Andrew Purvis gives us an overview of the conclusions reached. A meeting ending, perhaps not in glorious triumph, but with solid progress made. Read more in his blog.

17 December 2018

The circularity of steel

worldsteel's Head of Strategic Studies, Eldar Askerov, provides us with the highlights from worldsteel's first circular economy conference held in Brussels earlier this year. View the video recordings here too.

11 December 2018

Blog: COP24 - Where does steel stand in all of this?

Andrew Purvis addresses the role of steel in the climate discussion. While steel is clearly part of the solution, it also needs to play a part in the global mitigation efforts. Read more in his blog.

7 December 2018

Setting the rules for the Paris Agreement

A worldsteel delegation is attending COP24 in Katowice, Poland, Andrew Purvis, Director, Safety, Health and Environment will keep us up to date with what is happening there. Read his first blog.

steelChallenge-13 World Championship Finalists announced

The Regional Championship took place online for a 24-hour period on 28 November 2018. This year’s steelChallenge attracted 1,905 participants representing 50 countries.

4 December 2018

How steel is crucial to Champagne making

From the mechanisation of the bottling and storage processes, to the steel caps and cages, steel plays a vital role in Champagne production.

4 December 2018

Ambitious Crossrail project leans on steel to boost UK transport networks

Deep below London a network of tunnels that links both new-build and renovated station infrastructure could mark a sea change for transport.

27 November 2018

Steel-supported tech revolutionises building damping

A steel-built structural damping system could make tall buildings safer in earthquakes and reduce wind sway without taking up valuable floorspace.