electrical steel


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electrical steel

[i′lek·trə·kəl ′stēl]
(metallurgy)
Low carbon-iron alloy containing 0.5-5% silicon, produced in an electric-arc furnace and used for the cores of transformers, alternators, and other iron-core electric machines.
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Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Rob Portman (R-OH), and Bob Casey (D-PA) today urged President Trump to make electrical steel a priority in any section 232 trade remedy.
5 March 2018 - US-based metals and logistics company Union Partners has acquired electrical steel laminations manufacturer Lamination Specialties Corp.
The company is also the sole remaining producer of electrical steel for electrical transformers in North America.
20 per cent regulatory duty on the costly electrical steel sheet, a key raw material used in the making of energy-efficient fans, has compelled the manufacturers to enhance prices of their products ahead of the next season.
com)-- The global electrical steel market is projected to witness healthy growth in 2016.
AK Steel (NYSE: AKS), a company involved in the production of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, primarily for automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, construction and electrical power generation and distribution markets, has increased current spot market base prices for all carbon flat-rolled steel products.
Our products include titanium and titanium alloys, nickel-based alloys and superalloys, grain-oriented electrical steel, stainless and specialty steels, zirconium, hafnium, and niobium, tungsten materials, forgings, castings and fabrication and machining capabilities.
Layers of electrical steel are stacked to build transformer cores which form strong electromagnets when AC current is applied, making them extremely efficient while minimising expensive copper usage.
India, July 23 -- The Indian steelmaker BMM Ispat has ordered the core systems, for an electrical steel plant, from Siemens VAI Metals Technologies, including an electric arc furnace specially designed for combined charging of Hot Metal and direct-reduced iron.
Mahindra Middle East Electrical Steel Service Centre (MME), a joint venture between Mahindra Intertrade, India and Nippon Steel Corporation, Japan, has inaugurated its state--of--the--art transformer cores facility in Sharjah.
Summary: DUBAI -- Mahindra MiddleEast Electrical Steel Service Centre, or MME, a joint venture between Mahindra Intertrade Ltd of India and Nippon Steel Corporation of Japan, will open its transformer cores facility in Sharjah today.
CSC), Taiwan's largest integrated producer of steel products, will set aside NT$20 billion to boost capacity of electrical steel sheets and raise added value of major product lines, by planning to set up a plant in western India at a cost of NT$5 billion with designed annual capacity of 200,000 metric tons.

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