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A new Domestic Base Price (DBP) framework and applicable gas wholesale price for the strategic domestic sector has been released by the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority
With the advent of high prices of iron rods in the construction industry, experts have endorsed the use of bamboo as an effective replacement for steel in reinforced concrete.
Following its warnings to manufacturers on the need to ensure that steel rods and reinforcement bars produced in the country adhere to required standards, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria
17 Nov 2020
The Deputy Secretary General of the African Iron and Steel Association (AISA), Solomon Adeyemo, has expressed confidence that the Ajaokuta Steel Company would be made functional as promised by President
14 Apr 2019
An exhibition of new installation works by Bruce Onobrakpeya titled, Beauty and The Machine, will hold from April 20 to May 10, 2019 at the Freedom Park, Lagos. It is the first of a series of shows to commemorate 60 years of the artist’s public presentation of his art through exhibitions. According to Kennii Ekundayo,…
29 Nov 2018
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bwari, has said Nigeria imports $3.3 billion worth of steel and associated derivatives yearly. Addressing the 16th Mines and Money in London, the minister explained that “we needed 17 million tons, but local production of the products was mere 2.2 million per annum.” According to him,…
25 Sep 2018
Workers in the steel industry have called on the Federal Government to protect local industries and the value of the naira, following the loss of over 3,500 workers due to high production costs.
31 May 2018
The Institution of Structural Engineers has endorsed African Foundries Limited’s (AFL) capacity to meet Nigeria’s demand for steel products. The executives who visited the plant said they were amazed to see African Foundries Limited fully automated, noting that AFL quality standards are very high and that they witnessed the testing procedures, which were very stringent.…
2 Mar 2018
President Donald Trump spoke out defiantly Friday against global criticism of his plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, seeming to welcome the idea of a trade war.
16 Feb 2018
In its determination to create jobs for its army of unemployed youths, the Delta Government has given approval to revamp some of the ailing industries. The Commissioner for Information, Patrick Ukah, who disclosed this Wednesday in Asaba, said the State Government has given approval to revamp the Bendel Steel Structure, Warri, Bendel Glass Industries, Ughelli,…