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Sparrows Point Steel Mill Changes Ownership

Monday, October 15, 2012
The former RG Steel Mill at Sparrows Point, MD, idle since May 2012, has been acquired by joint-venture partners Hilco Trading and Environmental Liability Transfer. The partners are “evaluating all of our options for the property,” says a spokesperson, including operating the mill in its entirety or partially, or removing and reselling the equipment and redeveloping the site. The mill, the only fully integrated mill on the east coast of the United States capable of producing flat-rolled steel, houses North America’s second largest blast furnace. Learn more about its other assets at

Two Cloud-Based ERP Deployments Earn National Recognition

Friday, October 12, 2012
Plex Systems, Auburn Hills, MI, has received four Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, which recognize companies for delivering innovative products, case studies, public-relations and marketing campaigns, and customer-satisfaction programs. Among the awards presented to Plex, provider of Plex Online cloud-based ERP services, were two awards for Case Studies and Best Deployments, for its work with EaglePicher Technologies and Vassar Foundry. Learn about the awards program, now in its fourth year, at; Plex is online at

Omax Expansion a Boon to Training, R & D and Engineering

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Waterjet-equipment manufacturer Omax Corp., Kent, WA, will add 22,000 sq. ft. to its corporate campus to extend its training, engineering and research and development efforts. Following the expansion, the firm will occupy 130,000 sq. ft. of space spread across three buildings;


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