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North America Metals & Minerals Project Construction Starts Total $22 Billion in 2018

Last year turned out to be the best year for Metals & Minerals project starts in North America since 2014. The value of projects starting…

Metal Industry | Mining | coal mining | steel | Steel Mill | steel industry

William Ploch

Fri Jan 11 2019

National Steel City Appoints Industry Veteran Ryan G. Miner, Vice President Sales & Marketing

Plymouth, Mich., and Birmingham, Ala., Nov. 28, 2018--National Steel City (NSC), one of the nation's leading structural/mechanical erectors serving the power industry, today announced…

steel | National Steel City | Steel Mill | steel industry | Metal Industry | Metals & Minerals | Construction | Power Construction | Power Plants

William Ploch

Wed Nov 28 2018

Mining Webinar in Review: Increased Project Numbers, but Decreased Values

In a recent webinar, Joe Govreau, Industrial Info's vice president of Metals & Minerals research, and Shaheen Chohan, vice president of analytics, discussed the outlook…

Metals & Minerals | mines | Mining | Coal | Coal Mine | coal mining | copper | precious metals | Metal Industry | steel

William Ploch

Fri Sep 21 2018

U.S. Tariffs Make More Waves on Steel, Auto Fronts

Higher import tariffs, potential or already realized, continue to make waves in the U.S. On Wednesday, a U.S. group that represents users of…

Tariffs | trade | steel | Trump | autos | car industry | auto manufacturing

William Ploch

Thu Jun 28 2018

North America Metals & Minerals Project Construction Starts Total $22 Billion in 2018

Last year turned out to be the best year for Metals & Minerals project starts in North America since 2014. The value of projects starting construction in the U.S. more than doubled in 2018, outpacing declines in activity of 11% in Canada and 17% in Mexico, according to Industrial Info's North American Project Spending Index. Spurred on by a »

National Steel City Appoints Industry Veteran Ryan G. Miner, Vice President Sales & Marketing

Plymouth, Mich., and Birmingham, Ala., Nov. 28, 2018--National Steel City (NSC), one of the nation's leading structural/mechanical erectors serving the power industry, today announced the appointment of Ryan G. Miner as Vice President, Sales & Marketing. Miner brings more than 20 years proven experience in contract negotiation and business development in the construction industry. Miner will join fellow NSC »

Mining Webinar in Review: Increased Project Numbers, but Decreased Values

In a recent webinar, Joe Govreau, Industrial Info's vice president of Metals & Minerals research, and Shaheen Chohan, vice president of analytics, discussed the outlook for spending in the global mining industry. While the number of mining projects throughout the world is rising, the overall total investment value is declining, thanks to a larger number of in-plant and brownfield projects. »

U.S. Tariffs Make More Waves on Steel, Auto Fronts

Higher import tariffs, potential or already realized, continue to make waves in the U.S. On Wednesday, a U.S. group that represents users of imported steel filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the steel tariffs. Meanwhile, a U.S. auto manufacturing group warned that a potential 25% tariff on imported vehicles and vehicle components would amount to a »