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Steel is the Sustainability Story We Need to Discuss

The steel industry is well positioned to become an important part of the sustainability discussion, and, in the process, help its automotive customers meet their goals. Continue reading

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Steel Continues to Drive Innovation and Staying Power

Steel continues to offer the widest range of strength and formability compared to other competing materials, which gives it significant advantages in product applications and manufacturing. Continue reading

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Algoma Steel Shows Off Science Behind the Steel to Inspire Future STEMers

Algoma Steel, a member of the Steel Market Development Institute, is putting down stakes to understand how they can reach youth and show them different paths to success. Continue reading

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Four Ways Steel Will Play A Role in Future Mobility

Whether we are ready or not, the automotive industry, as it looks today, is going to look vastly different in a decade or two. Even if the promise of a fully autonomous future never pans out, we are guaranteed to … Continue reading

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Steel Market Development Institute Honors Three Automotive Steel Innovators

The individuals who were recently named the Steel Market Development Institute’s (SMDI) 2019 Men and Women of Steel may not be superheroes. However, they do great things when it comes to promoting the positive impact of steel in their respective … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality Experience at NAIAS Offers Glimpse at Steel’s Role in Future Autonomous Vehicles

Future Mobility will be front and center at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Continue reading

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A Year in Review: Notable Steel-Intensive Vehicles of 2018

Advanced high-strength steel and ultra-high-strength steel played a starring role in the new vehicle introductions of 2018. Continue reading

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The Advantages of Steel: A Consumer Vehicle Shopping Guide

Shopping for a new car, truck or SUV? See how high-strength steel delivers on top consumer selling points, including price, safety and performance Continue reading

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The “Body Shop in Reverse” of Emergency Extrication

How emergency first responders and body repair professionals are evolving their techniques when working with advanced and ultra high-strength steels Continue reading

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Steel Took Center Stage at the 2018 Lightweighting World Expo

SMDI’s Dr. Jody N. Hall gave the keynote address on the second day of the inaugural conference. Continue reading

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