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  • Us Steel To Idle Another Iron Range Plant Meaning 680

    Mar 31, 2015 Mar 31, 2015. Almost 700 more workers are set to be laid off in Minnesotas Iron Range as U.S. Steel plans to idle another iron ore plant in June, as a result of the downturn in the industry. The Associated Press reports the company will idle part of its Minntac taconite plant in Mountain Iron, near Virginia, from June 1, which is expected to ...

  • News Minnesota Iron

    by Dee DePass, Star Tribune The recall of laidoff workers at the United Taconite plant and the start of construction on a 65 million iron-ore pellet plant in Forbes, Minn., is bringing much needed good news to Minnesotas Iron Range. Gov. Mark Dayton, Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., company officials and scores of recently recalled workers

  • Iron Ore Pellet Plant May Employ 700 In Sydney

    iron ore pellet plant may employ 700 in sydney. ... 2020 has been a transformational year for Iron Range . ... FMG defends plan to grow magnetite exports. May , mr meurs sought to distance the possible expansion of fmg iron bridge from that iron ore debate, by stressing that it would be exporting a product made from ironrich magnetite ores ...

  • Muting Labor Discontent Paternalism On The Michigan Iron

    On the Marquette Range, the newly formed Marquette Iron Co. in 1864 had 23 dwelling houses with garden and potato patches attached to each house.5 In 1866 the newly formed Iron Cliffs Company had 38 houses, and the Pittsburgh amp Lake Angeline Iron Company had dwellings sufficient for 150 men.6 In 1870 the Cleveland Iron Mining Company ...

  • The Iron Range Is Dead Long Live The Range Minnesota

    Apr 26, 2015 More than 1,000 Iron Range miners await layoffs next month, with the potential of more to follow in 2015 and 2016 amid falling global iron ore prices. This situation provides no shortage of wistful stories about glory days or defensive diatribes avowing that a back alley slurry of the status quo and hope will bring them back.

  • Under Pressure Iron Country Softens Anchorage Daily News

    Feb 04, 2016 Three of the six iron ore mines here have been idled, forcing roughly 2,000 workers out of a job. Unemployment in Itasca County, in the heart of the range, has shot up to 8

  • A Global Chill In Commodity Demand Hits Americas

    Oct 23, 2015 The fall in prices for a variety of products, including crude oil, iron ore and agricultural crops like corn and soybeans is reminiscent of the collapse of the technology boom in 2000 or the ...

  • Minings Last Stand Up Way Of Life Is Threatened

    Feb 19, 2016 In 1956, Cliffs pioneered a process of converting low-grade ore to iron pellets, by crushing the rock, separating the ore, mixing it with a binder and rolling it into three-eighths-inch pellets.

  • New Millennium Iron Corp Provides Update On Tsmcs

    Jan 20, 2014 New Millennium Iron Corp. today provided an update on 2013 operating and construction activities as well as 2014 plans for the Direct Shipping Ore Project owned by Tata Steel...

  • Daily Great Lakes And Seaway Shipping News

    416 - Cleveland, OH Iron ore shipments on the Great Lakes totaled 1.3 million tons in March, a near match to 2020. However, loadings trailed the months 5-year average by 13.5 percent. Year-to-date the iron ore trade stands at 3.9 million tons, an increase of 26.3 percent compared to last year.

  • New Millennium Iron Corp Announces Clarifications

    Jul 05, 2013 The Millennium Iron Range currently hosts two advanced projects LabMag contains 3.5 billion tonnes of Proven and Probable reserves at a grade of

  • Northlands Top News Stories Of 2015 Duluth News Tribune

    Jun 24, 2019 That pessimism is spurred by the worst downturn in the U.S. steel and iron ore industries since the early 1980s. Minnesotas Iron Range will be glad to see 2015 in the rear-view mirror.

  • Cliffs Natural Resources Republic Of Mining Page 3

    Dec 18, 2015 Bloom Lake General Partner Ltd. and affiliates such as Cliffs Quebec Iron Mining filed for protection under the Companies Creditors Arrangement Act amid falling iron ore prices. Excluded from the sale process are Cliffs chromite assets in Ontarios Ring of Fire that are in the process of being sold to Noront Resources for 20 million US.

  • A Global Chill In Commodity Demand Hits Americas

    The fall in prices for a variety of products, including crude oil, iron ore and agricultural crops like corn and soybeans is reminiscent of the collapse of the technology boom in 2000 or the bursting of the housing bubble nearly a decade ago.

  • Steel Week In Brief Scrap Prices On The Rise

    Iron ore prices ended the week above the 71-per-tonne-cfr-China mark after a surge in the number of transactions involving higher-grade materials. And buyers of Commonwealth of Independent States-origin pig iron have started to book material in the export market at higher prices after suppliers increased offers in the beginning of December.

  • The Bone Pile Announced Layoffs New World Order

    Jul 31, 2015 420 on Minn. Iron Range face layoffs as United Taconite idles plantsSnippit In another blow to Minnesotas reeling iron ore industry, more layoffs were announced on the Iron Range Wednesday. Cliffs Natural Resources will be temporarily closing its United Taconite mine in Eveleth and its pellet plant in Forbes. The moves affect 420 employees.

  • Great Lakes Amp Seaway Shipping News Archive July 202

    Operations at the iron ore plant were idled in early May due to the national economic downturn. As of Sunday, all 600 USW members eligible to return to work at Hibbing Taconite were back on the job, said Johnson. However, during the idling about 15-20 USW members either retired or decided to move on to other jobs, he said.

  • Milling Plant

    May 02, 2013 Labrador Iron Ore Royalty TSXLIF.UN, which takes a 7-percent royalty and a 0.10-per-metric-ton MT commission on the iron ore that IOC sells, owns the remaining 15.1 percent. IOC joins a growing list of Canadian mining assets that have recently been put on the market or sold, including two recent iron ore transactions by ArcelorMittal ...

  • Bakken And Nd Update For July Peak Oil Barrel

    Sep 13, 2014 Bakken and N.D. Update for July. North Dakota has released their Bakken and North Dakota production numbers for July. Bakken production was up 19,456 bpd while all North Dakota production was up 18,134 barrels per day. This means that North Dakota production outside the Bakken fell by 1,322 bpd or a little over 2.

  • 2016 Metals Market Outlook

    Aug 11, 2016 The challenge for Cliffs, in 2016 and beyond, will be to find a strategic partner to build a DRI plant on the Iron Range in Minnesota, to facilitate the need for its growing DR-pellet supply. Cliffs has publically stated its need for a complementary partner that would provide start-up capital, a project siteinfrastructure, natural gas and ...

  • Thousands Gather For Trump Rally In Duluth Mn

    Oct 01, 2020 IRON RANGE Kristen Vake DULUTH, MN We are less than five weeks away from the November elections and in the last few weeks it has become clear winning Minnesota is a priority for both sides. That was solidified Wednesday night as President Trump rallied in Duluth. After touching down on Air Force One,

  • Hiring Heats Up Companies Hiring In 2011 Thestreet

    May 31, 2011 finally gets the permits it needs to expand its Keetac iron ore facility in the Mesabi Iron Range in northern Minnesota, hundreds of jobs could be

  • Minnesota Public Radio Features By Bob Kelleher

    An Iron Range company that recycles taconite tailings has secured a 400 million deal to provide iron ore concentrate to a Mexican steel producer. Iron Range company gets 400M iron ore contract The head of a non-profit putting together Lake Countys high speed broadband network says financial problems at his former employer will have no effect ...

  • Polymet Reports Results For Year Ended December 31

    Mar 29, 2019 ST. PAUL, Minn.BUSINESS WIREPolyMet Mining Corp. PolyMet or the company TSX POM NYSE American PLM today reported that it has filed its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2018. PolyMet is fully permitted to construct and operate the NorthMet copper-nickel-precious metals mine and processing plant located near Hoyt Lakes, Minnesota. The financial ...