The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) today said that a joint statement by eight governments on steel overcapacity issued yesterday is an “important demonstration that many major steel-producing nations are united in their commitment to take action to address the global steel overcapacity situation that is negatively affecting the world’s steel industry.
The trend toward higher than expected use of AHSS is one indicator of the high value of steel.
Chief executives from five U.S. steel companies told the Congressional Steel Caucus that unfair foreign trade practices have caused an increase in steel imports resulting in the loss of more than 13,000 jobs this year.
Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), told Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker that a steel crisis is fueled by global overcapacity and has caused the loss of 13,500 jobs.
The new edition updates the 2007 version, with references to new standards and revised design examples.
A coalition of associations and companies, representing steel producers and the supply chain, commissioned a survey of 1000 registered likely voters from across the country to gauge public concern about the steel industry’s plight and measure recommendations for action.
A group of leading U.S. manufacturing associations today announced the formation of a new coalition, Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement, to oppose China’s designation as a market economy at the end of 2016.
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) today presented Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) the “2016 Congressional Steel Champion Award” for his dedication to the American steel industry and its workers.
President Obama today signed into law the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (the customs bill), which includes the ENFORCE Act to ensure that orders against unfairly traded imports are being fully enforced.
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) today hailed Senate passage, by a vote of 75-20, of the conference report for the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015.
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) applauded a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court late today to block the Environmental Protection Agency's carbon rules for power plants, reversing a lower court’s decision earlier this year.
The EPD helps designers achieve the credits required for building certification within LEED® and other green building rating programs.
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Board of Directors approved the Institute’s 2016 Public Policy Agenda.
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) tonight presented Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), co-chairman of the Senate Steel Caucus, the “2015-2016 Congressional Steel Champion Award” for his dedication to the American steel industry and its workers.
The standard addresses requirements for building construction with nonstructural members made from cold-formed steel; free download is at www.aisistandards.org.
Congratulations to Shaole Yu, Tongji Univ. (1st Place); Taylor Porter, Univ. of Waterloo (2nd Place); and Wenying Zhang, Tongji Univ. (3rd Place)
Thomas J. Gibson comments on the President's State of the Union address.
The consortium consists of principal investigators from several universities who are undertaking projects that span all aspects of cold-formed steel structural research.
Awards honor champions for their innovative use of advanced high-strength steel for environmental sustainability.
This first edition integrates several AISI standards into one document for easy reference and is available for free download at www.aisistandards.org.