Bahrain-based erection firm Global Steel Contracting expects to see its involvement in projects doubling over 2014 on the back of strong Saudi demand for steel work including pre-engineered steel buildings (PEBs), an official says. “2015 has been good for us.
Digital technologies can help the steel industry optimise in the face of tough challenges it is facing, says a top official of Accenture Metals.
Brazilian mining giant Vale has said it achieved record production of 2.419 million tonnes at its iron ore pelletising plant at the Sohar Port complex during the second quarter of this year. Output for the corresponding period in 2014 was 2.055 million tonnes. The announcement was made in a quarterly report of Vale’s worldwide operations.