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Conference Addresses Steel
Procurement, Market Outlook

Monday, October 8, 2007
Slated for October 24-26 at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL, the North American Steel Conference brings together steel consumers, mills, fabricators, service centers and financial analysts. Confirmed speakers include John P Surma, chairman CEO of US Steel Corp.; James L Wainscott, chairman, president and CEO of AK Steel Corp.; Roy Platz, director of marketing and analysis for ArcelorMittal; John P. McConegly, general manager, marketing for Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp; and Mark L. Parr, managing director, Key Banc Capital Markets Inc. Issues to be covered include steel procurement—challenges, threats and opportunities; steel production—market outlook and perspectives; and steel trade—the supply-side wild card. View the entire conference agenda and register to attend at

Forming Technologies Inc. Expands Euro Presence

Friday, October 5, 2007
Sheetmetal-forming design and simulation software provider Forming Technologies Inc. (FTI), Oakville, Ontario, Canada, named Portugal-based Teracad a preferred partner, to promote and sell FTI’s FormingSuite software throughout Portugal and Spain. Learn about FTI software at;Teracad is online (in Portugese) at

Auditing Service Helps Laser Users Stay Safe

Friday, October 5, 2007
The Laser Institute of America (LIA), Orlando, FL, has created a new auditing service designed to help industrial laser users keep their facilities safe and compliant to OSHA requirements. The Industrial Laser Safety Audit is based on the ANSI Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers standard, and includes a review of training requirements, hazard analysis, and an assessment of non-beam hazards. Learn more, and order an audit, by visiting


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