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apr 1 2020

Resolutions adopted at SSAB’s 2020 AGM

SSAB's annual general meeting (AGM) was held today, April 1, 2020, in Stockholm. The AGM resolved that no dividend will be paid for the financial year 2019.

apr 1 2020

Update regarding actions taken due to the Covid-19 situation

SSAB implements several short-term actions across the business to mitigate the effects of Covid-19 and the total annualized savings are estimated to exceed SEK 1 billion.

mar 30 2020

SSAB to initiate employer-employee negotiations in its Finnish operations

SSAB has decided to initiate employer-employee negotiations concerning temporary layoffs in its Finnish operations following weakened market conditions as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The negotiations apply to SSAB Group’s personnel in Finland, excluding subsidiaries Ruukki Construction and Tibnor.

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mar 25 2020

Betonstar reaches higher with lighter weight through Strenx® steel

Concrete pumps used in the construction of tall buildings need a boom structure that is strong and reliable while also striving for light weight. Turkish Betonstar has met these requirements by using only Strenx® performance steel throughout its structures. The result is longer, stronger and lighter products.

mar 10 2020

SSAB EcoUpgraded concept benefits ILAB Container – 36 tonnes of CO2 saved per container

ILAB Container, the leading container supplier in the Nordic countries, has found SSAB EcoUpgraded to be a very useful concept when telling customers about the advantages of high-strength steels and ILAB containers.

mar 10 2020

GreenCoat® and all SSAB color coated products are fully free from chromates

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mar 25 2020

Betonstar reaches higher with lighter weight through Strenx® steel

Concrete pumps used in the construction of tall buildings need a boom structure that is strong and reliable while also striving for light weight. Turkish Betonstar has met these requirements by using only Strenx® performance steel throughout its structures. The result is longer, stronger and lighter products.

feb 25 2020

By incorporating Hardox® and Strenx® steels in tippers, Fesan makes sure not to compromise on quality

Turkish trailer and tipper manufacturer Fesan Makina’s key driver is customer satisfaction. When customers asked for stronger and lighter equipment, that is what they got, as Fesan switched to Hardox® wear plate and Strenx® performance steel. By including this and other innovative features in the new tipper model, the company is keeping its position as a market leader.

feb 6 2020

SSAB’s Steel Pile Day in Helsinki attracted a record crowd

An annual event, SSAB's Steel Pile day was held this year on January 23, 2020 in Helsinki, where some 370 foundation construction experts including contractors, designers, equipment manufacturers, representatives from the authorities, and students in the field met up. The day's presentation dealt with SSAB's pile products and how they are used in different infrastructure construction projects. As in earlier years, the program featured interesting presentations about cases that customers and designers had been involved in.