Stillwater Mining Co. of Billings says the partnership with Mitsubishi will help finance an open-pit mine near Marathon, Ontario.
The 2012 Safety Award of Honor is presented to companies having perfect safety records — no recordable injuries or illnesses for calendar year 2011.
The Exxon Valdez, responsible for one of the worst oil spills in U.S. history, has been bought by an Indian company almost certainly to be scrapped for its steel.
Boliden is currently ramping up a new plant adjacent to its existing electronic scrap recycling facility at the Rönnskär copper smelter in northern Sweden - an expansion that will almost triple recycling capacity from 45,000 metric tons to 120,000 metric tons a year, making it the largest e-scrap recycling facility in the world.
Tim Scott prayed with about 150 workers that S.C.'s state-owned utility will agree on a power rate reduction so the aluminum plant can remain open.
A fabricated steel company is expanding its operation in Denham Springs with the purchase of buildings once used by an iron foundry.
Obama said rare earth materials are too important to U.S. businesses for his administration to stand by and do nothing.
The Obama administration hopes to pressure China to end its export restrictions on key materials used to manufacture high-tech goods.
Gogebic Taconite President Bill Williams said the company will back out because the Senate sent a "clear message that Wisconsin will not welcome iron mining."
Because it works so well, aluminum recycling continues to expand, but this expansion could run into problems, a new MIT analysis shows, unless measures are put in place to reduce impurities that can build up as aluminum is recycled over and over again.
A United Steelworkers Union spokesman attributed the shutdown of the Baltimore blast furnace, owned by RG Steel, to market conditions.
Century Aluminum has taken a major step toward restarting its shuttered plant but still faces a competitive labor agreement and an energy contract.
Hughie Elbert Stover was convicted of lying to investigators and destroying thousands of security-related documents at Massey Energy's mine.
The pipe manufacturer said it will invest $100 million in the plant because they are "delighted" at the performance of its employees.
The electric-powered mill west of Indianapolis is now one of the largest of its type, employs about 500 workers and is now battling cheap Chinese exports.
At least 13 people have been killed and 17 hurt in a blast at a steel plant in northeastern China.
China is poised to overtake India to become the world's biggest gold market this year as rising incomes fuel demand for the precious metal.
High prices for copper and other metals, combined with a struggling economy, have spurred thefts from manufacturers nationwide, and legislation is soon to follow.
Golden Dragon Copper is planning a $100 million facility in Wilcox County, and could bring between 300 and 500 jobs to the region.
Steel maker posted a $1 billion net loss in the three months to end-December, even though sales spiked 8.5 percent at $22.45 billion.
The longtime executives are leaving after a 2 1/2-year span that's seen two dozen recalls of Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec and a congressional investigation.
The Serbian government said the deal was a "forced move" to try and keep the plant open and its 5,400 workers employed at a time of widespread joblessness.
Authorities were redoubling efforts to prevent a toxic cadmium spill from further tainting water supplies, as seven chemical company officials were reported detained.
A WTO appeals body largely sided with the United States, EU and Mexico, and said China must reduce its export duty and export quota measures.