Fred Knechtel named CFO at Sims Metal Management

28.08.2014 − Sims Metal Management has ended its search for a new CFO, announcing the appointment Fred Knechtel, who joins the metals concern from the auto component manufacturer Remy International.» more


Swiss waste to energy plants commit to cut CO2 emissions

26.08.2014 − Switzerland’s thirty waste to energy plants combusted a total of 3.8 million tonnes of waste in 2012, releasing emissions of 2.35 million tonnes CO2e, according to the country’s Federal Office for...» more

German steel scrap prices up modestly in August

20.08.2014 − German ferrous scrap prices edged a little higher in the month of August. Steel scrap was scarce on the whole, even though production in steel mills has declined because of the holiday season.» more