Report outlines the future of automotive steel

The figure above shows the progression of third generation AHSS development. The currently available third generation AHSS products are shown adjacent to the range of third generation steels under development.

Detroit, Michigan — August 2, 2016 — Aluminum, carbon fibre and graphene grab headlines, but steel is still very widespread in the automotive world and will likely remain so for some time. This is especially true when considering third generation advanced high-strength steels.  The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) has released its 2016 Steel Industry […]

Live@NACE: Dr. Jody Hall on steel’s future and its ‘green’ capabilities

Dr. Jody Hall of the Steel Market Development Institute. During an interview with Collision Repair magazine at NACE, Dr. Hall discussed steel's little known 'green' attributes.

By Jeff Sanford Detroit, Michigan — July 23, 2015 — Collision repair professionals from around North America have gathered in Detroit. The booths are up. The cars have been rolled out on the convention floor. The drink tickets have been distributed. NACE 2015 is underway. The Volt lounge at the base of the Renaissance Center […]