24/9/2018 — Conference Special
One of the key North Island coal mines was outlined at last week’s AusIMM New Zealand Mining Conference.
11/5/2018 — Other Minerals and Metals
Imported Chinese steel is the subject of an legal appeal by the country’s sole steel maker New Zealand Steel.
9/4/2018 — Other Minerals and Metals
Following the improved performance of BlueScope Steel and some of its subsidiaries – including New Zealand Steel – the company has received a ratings upgrade from Standard & Poor’s.
28/2/2018 — Other Minerals and Metals
The tough years appear to be over for BlueScope Steel and its New Zealand subsidiary but the company gave a warning that the Glenbrook steel works will have to remain competitive in international markets.
29/11/2017 — Other Minerals and Metals
The new chief at BlueScope Steel has made some sweeping changes in upper management of the now more global steelmaker, which retains ownership of New Zealand Steel.
23/8/2017 — Other Minerals and Metals
The chief executive of BlueScope Steel, who steered the company’s Australian and New Zealand steelmaking businesses out of tough times, is retiring at the end of this year.
9/6/2017 — Other Minerals and Metals
One of the shining lights for BlueScope Steel in the past year has been its North Star division in North America.
22/2/2017 — Other Minerals and Metals
It has been a great half year for BlueScope Steel but the company is concerned that the political push for high renewable energy in Australia – without geothermal and new hydro capacity – is a recipe for steelmaking disaster.
25/1/2017 — Other Minerals and Metals
The operations of Bluescope Steel, including New Zealand Steel have performed better than an earlier stated target due to factors including operating efficiencies and a stronger iron ore price.s
9/9/2016 — Other Minerals and Metals
Dumping of cheap or inferior goods in New Zealand has gone too far, according to an executive of New Zealand Steel.