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Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Steel Strategy _ 6 MAJOR PREOCCUPATIONS IN TODAYS STEEL INDUSTRY

6 MAJOR PREOCCUPATIONS IN TODAY'S STEEL INDUSTRY ARE:

1-Environmental challenges,  
2-The Impact of Globalisation, 
3-Product Focus and Diversity,
4-Steelplant Technology,

PLUS  THE TWO BOTTOM LINERS, AS ALWAYS ARE:

5. THE PEOPLE.
Steel Strategy Seminar_Graduates and Managers in Steel Industry will broaden their understanding during these five 1-day seminars, while meeting the cursed bottom line...
6 THE COSTS.

So say the specialists, Professional Metallurgists-Steelmakers  (IOM3-Iron and Steel Society, a division of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining) and Global Sponsors, EEF The management association UK Steel,  EEF The management association UK Steel,  GrefTech-Graphite Industry   Siemans VAI and  TATA .


           


 

Monday, 26 September 2011

LINK Strong Packaging Innovation Push_Starpack Industry Awards 2011_Innovation from the Packaging Division of IOM3

Strong Packaging Innovation Push_Starpack Industry Awards 2011_Innovation from the Packaging Division of IOM3

IOM3 TV_ Great new feature by The Instutute of Materials Minerals

Free features

1. Young Persons' World Lecture Competition, Kuala Lumpur, September 2010

 - 7 lectures, all of which may be viewed and downloaded as readable Power Point documents

2 Charles Hatchett Lecture 2010

 - 2 Lectures, one of which may be viewed and downloaded as readable Power Point documents
Development of niobium-alloyed large diameter pipes,  by Sandrine Bremer.

IOM3-TV

Colleagues, that's not all, The Institute, IOM3 have introduced a selected You Tube video on Institute matters and videos on materials science recommended by members.
You Tube Materials Science Series (Free Viewing and may I add, recommended!)

NB. Could be my blogging initiatives especially in the Video presentation approach is not all vein

Maney Publishing - Journal-of-the-month-Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly_FREE PAPERS

Let me bring to the attention of my colleagues in  "The Global Community of Metallurgists, Chemical Engineers and Materials Scientists", this new introductory offer of free papers (3 years of CMQ online to read or download) courtesy of our IOM3 joint publisher
 Maney journal-of-the-month- Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly(cmq)

For example I personally downloaded today a few papers from the April 2011 edition concerning corrosion of carbon steels using nanoindentation , thermal barrier coatings, superalloys to mention but my first rapid perusal. I also downloaded some golden oldies from the Key paper archive on the Maney site:FREE MATERIALS LINK

High Purity Cr sources for Superalloys

Energy for th Future:Phil.Trans.A-Vol. 365, N° 1853 / April 15, 2007, curtesy The Royal Soc. London

Engineered foams and porous materials: Phil Trans A. Vol 364, N° 1838 / 06 curtesy_The R Soc. Lond