As most economists expected, the coronavirus pandemic has feed a wave of layoffs across numerous business sectors the past several weeks.
Purdue University Northwest in partnership with steel maker ArcelorMittal and Argonne National Laboratory will launch a research project that could find a solution to reduce energy use in steel production.
A Department of Energy grant will be used by ArcelorMittal Global Research and Development in East Chicago to develop a more energy-efficient and cleaner steelmaking process. The company announced it was awarded a share of a $1.2 million High Performance Computing for Manufacturing Program grant, aimed at solving key manufacturing challenges in steelmaking and aluminum […]
With industry experts forecasting U.S. vehicle sales to reach close to 17 million units in 2019, ArcelorMittal, a major supplier of automotive steel, has reason to be optimistic for the new year. The company said the outlook for the automotive market in North America remains strong in 2019, though it is anticipating some drop in […]
Valparaiso University will host the annual Northwestern Indiana Science and Engineering Fair on Feb. 23 in the Harre Union Ballroom. Students in grades 6 through 12 from schools in Porter, Lake, LaPorte, Starke, Jasper, Pulaski and Newton counties will participate and compete for many awards and more than $5,000 in cash prizes, including scholarships to […]
ArcelorMittal’s efforts to improve communities through its volunteer work and financial support were recognized by philanthropic organizations in Indiana and Ohio. ArcelorMittal was honored as Company of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Indiana, Northwest Chapter and Corporate Leader of the Year by the organization’s Greater Cleveland chapter. The awards celebrate the company’s […]
ArcelorMittal and its conservation partners announced Nov. 5 that it awarded $1.25 million in grants through the Chi-Cal Rivers Fund to improve and enhance waterways in the Chicago-Calumet region. These investments will enhance fish and wildlife habitat, reduce stormwater runoff, and improve access to and use of natural areas, ArcelorMittal said in a statement. The […]
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation on Oct. 15 launched the Southeast Michigan Resilience Fund, a competitive grant program, which will provide $1.2 million in its first year to benefit Southeast Michigan communities and habitats. Work supported by the fund will improve resilience in the face of intensifying environmental stressors related to development, climate, invasive […]
Steel maker ArcelorMittal received two honors from the U.S. Department of Energy at the annual Better Buildings Summit held Aug. 21-23 in Cleveland and co-hosted by the Advanced Manufacturing Office’s Better Plants Program. ArcelorMittal Cleveland was recognized for attaining DOE’s 50001 Ready designation for the facility’s energy management system. ArcelorMittal Cleveland is the first integrated […]
Sustain Our Great Lakes, a public-private partnership supported by ArcelorMittal, announced Aug. 13 that $6.6 million in grant funding was awarded to 25 ecological restoration projects in the Great Lakes basin. Approximately $8.2 million in additional project support will be leveraged by grantees, for a total on-the-ground conservation impact of $14.8 million, ArcelorMittal said in […]