ESS acquires Walter Metals

Author: Scott Boyd : 06/14/07 ELLWOOD Specialty Steel has completed the acquisition of the assets of the Walter Metals Corporation (WMC). The company, which continues operations as an independent unit, is now known as Walter Metals LLC. Walter Metals is a long...

EQS sets new production record

Author: Bob Rumcik : 05/24/07 ELLWOOD Quality Steels (EQS) set a monthly production record of 869 heats in March. To accomodate such record production rates, the rolling twelve month production limit was raised from 413,000 NTs to 415,446 NTs on a deminimus basis with...

ENS Ladle Furnace Expansion Project

Author: Scott Gregory : 05/23/07 Due to unexpected foundation problems resulting from soil degradation associated with an abnormally high water table, construction was delayed for several weeks on the ENS Ladle Furnace Project while additional structural piling was...

New open die forge press facility

Author: Kim Senchak : 05/15/07 In late 2006, the EGI board of Directors approved a new open die forge press facility located adjacent to ELLWOOD Quality Steels in New Castle, PA.The shop will be equipped with a 4-post, 5,000 ton push down press manufactured by Danieli...