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    Press releases from 2013.

    Tata Steel's new electrical steels improve power industry efficiency

    11 Dec 2013

    Tata Steel subsidiary Cogent Power has unveiled a range of sophisticated new electrical steel products which reduce electricity losses by 20 to 30% compared with conventional grain-oriented grades.

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    Jonny Brownlee and Lauren Steadman in Parliament for 100th Tata Kids of Steel event

    26 Nov 2013 | Corporate News

    Olympic medallist Jonny Brownlee and Paralympian Lauren Steadman welcomed young triathletes to Parliament for the 100th Tata Kids of Steel™ Triathlon yesterday.

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    Tata Steel maintains positive earnings momentum in the second quarter ended September 30, 2013

    13 Nov 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Group today declared its Consolidated Financial Results for the first half and second quarter ended September 30, 2013. The positive momentum in earnings continued even in a seasonally weak period as...

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    Tata Steel launches dent-resistant steel for car makers in Britain

    7 Nov 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has started supplying UK car makers with a British-made dent-resistant steel that helps to further reduce vehicle weight. The product (known as Bake Hardening 260 or ‘BH260’) helps car manufacturers make doors and bonnets that are 7 per cent lighter, which improves cars’ fuel efficiency.

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    From steel to gold: Caterpillar quality award for UK plant

    7 Nov 2013

    Tata Steel Europe has just been awarded its first GOLD Caterpillar (CAT) Supplier Quality Excellence Process award (SQEP), for its global supply of track shoe profiles.

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    Tata Steel launches new service supporting use of advanced steel products

    5 Nov 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel, Europe’s second largest steel producer, is to launch a new type of service for its automotive customers at this year’s Blechexpo: the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Scan.

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    Tata Steel launches new service supporting use of advanced steel products

    5 Nov 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel, Europe’s second largest steel producer, is to launch a new type of service for its automotive customers at this year’s Blechexpo: the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Scan.

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    Strategic realignment of Tata Steel's distribution and service centre sales activities in Europe

    5 Nov 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel, the second largest steel producer in Europe, has realigned its distribution and service centres on the European continent to better serve the needs of its customers.

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    Tata Steel launches new engineering service at Blechexpo 2013

    1 Nov 2013

    Tata Steel is exhibiting at Blechexpo, the international trade fair for sheet metal processing, which runs from Tuesday 5th to Friday 8th November, 2013.

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    Tata Steel’s Long Products business announces restructuring

    29 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel's Long Products business today announces restructuring proposals to help strengthen its competitiveness.

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    Tata Steel launches long-length wear-resistant rail for the world market

    23 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel today launched a new state-of-the-art facility which will produce train track capable of lasting up to three times longer than standard rail.

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    Customers come first as Tata Steel builds ultra-modern furnace to make aerospace steels

    22 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel today announced it will build a Vacuum Induction Melting (VIM) furnace at its Stocksbridge site in South Yorkshire, UK, to enable it to tap into new market opportunities and develop innovative new products for the aerospace and oil & gas industries.

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    Tata Steel: Keeping Britain on the right track

    21 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel, Europe’s second largest steelmaker, has won a contract to supply rail track and steel sleeper plate to Network Rail for at least five years.

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    2013 Tata Kids of Steel swim, cycle and run from London to Rio*

    11 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    The last of the 2013 Tata Kids of Steel™ triathlon series events took place in Newham on 30 September, marking the end of the 12 event series that has taken place across the UK since June.

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    Tata Steel film helps launch new phase of worldsteel careers campaign

    8 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    A short film featuring a young engineer from Tata Steel is among the first three films to have been launched by the World Steel Association (worldsteel) to bring to life the exciting and varied career opportunities offered by the world’s contemporary steel industry.

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    Tata Steel-backed Proving Factory shortlisted for automotive innovation award

    3 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    The Proving Factory consortium, of which Tata Steel is a leading member, has been shortlisted for the UK Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders’ annual Award for Automotive Innovation.

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    Tata Steel highlights high performance products at Nordic Rail

    3 Oct 2013

    Tata Steel will be exhibiting on Stand B03:19 at Nordic Rail highlighting its high performance products that reduce life cycle costs...

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    Tata Steel announces realigned European distribution service at Blechexpo 2013

    2 Oct 2013

    Tata Steel will be at Blechexpo in November to outline how major changes to its distribution and service centre network in continental Europe will improve its customer offering.

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    Tata Steel announces realigned European distribution service at Blechexpo 2013

    2 Oct 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel at Blechexpo (5th to 8th November 2013): Hall 5, Stand 5317

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    A Steely Solution for Eureka Moments

    1 Oct 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel is to create an interactive online portal which will encourage innovative technical ideas to be aired and shared. The ‘Open Innovation Portal’ is part of a project resulting from a competition run by the Welsh Government to promote research and development involving multiple parties.

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    Tata Steel moves into new frontiers with launch of Solar Ground Mount System

    5 Sep 2013

    Against a backdrop of a growing solar energy market, robust renewable energy targets and the rising cost of conventional power sources, Tata Steel today launches its Solar Ground Mount offering, in the UK.

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    Tata Steel’s lightweight armour steel can take a punch

    3 Sep 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel has received orders for more than 200 samples of its perforated armour steel, which has been exported to a number of countries worldwide. This revolutionary armour steel has also undergone a number of design improvements and has taken on a new brand name, PAVISE™ SBS 600P.

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    New slitting line increases production for automotive industry

    19 Aug 2013

    Tata Steel is expanding its production plant in Gelsenkirchen, in the Ruhr region of Germany. The new facility being built at Service Center Gelsenkirchen ...

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    Tata Steel invests in Gelsenkirchen production plant

    14 Aug 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel is expanding its production plant in Gelsenkirchen, in the Ruhr region of Germany. The central part of the expansion project is a new slitting line to process high-strength steels, used mostly in the automotive industry.

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    Tata Steel records strong turnaround in net profit for the quarter ending June 30, 2013

    13 Aug 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Group (“the Group”) today declared its Consolidated Financial Results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2013.

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    Tata Steel rail contract to link Saudi Arabia’s two holy cities

    8 Aug 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel has won an order to manufacture 60,000 tonnes of high-quality rail for a new high-speed line linking the two holy cities of Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia.

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    Tata Steel introduces new sizes on bar products to help North American customers

    29 Jul 2013 | Trade News

    Listening to US customer feedback has led to Tata Steel’s European operations reconfiguring some of its assets in the South Yorkshire area of the UK so as to better serve the vital North American market.

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    Sustainable Steel for Cars

    25 Jul 2013

    In a study Tata Steel assessed the life-cycle carbon footprint of identically constructed front-end modules made from different materials. The results: most sustainable as well as the most cost-efficient solution can be provided using steel ...

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    UK Energy Minister visits Tata Steel’s Corby tubes plant

    8 Jul 2013 | Corporate News

    Greg Barker, the UK Minister of State for Energy and Climate Change, visited Tata Steel’s Corby steelworks today for a meeting organised by Corby MP Andrew Sawford.

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    HIsarna chalks up another early success, but a long and challenging road lies ahead

    4 Jul 2013 | Corporate News

    The third campaign on a pilot low-carbon iron making plant at Tata Steel’s IJmuiden works in the Netherlands was successfully completed last week.

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    Tata Steel supports Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

    25 Jun 2013 | Corporate News

    Her Majesty the Queen will this evening present the trophies for the inaugural Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering to the winners at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace

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    Scunthorpe delivers its millionth tonne of rail

    21 Jun 2013 | Trade News

    More than 100 rail customers, senior managers and staff from Tata Steel gathered at the company’s Scunthorpe site today to witness the despatch of the millionth tonne of rail from the plant.

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    Tata Steel secures long-term deal to supply aerospace steels to Safran Group

    19 Jun 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel has secured a long-term agreement to supply aerospace steels to Safran Group, the world-class manufacturer of aircraft, rocket engines, propulsion systems and aircraft equipment.

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    Tata Steel completes upgrade of UK automotive coating line

    10 Jun 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has completed an upgrade of its corrosion-resistant coating line in South Wales to improve and expand the company’s range of high-value, high-formability automotive steels.

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    Tata Kids of Steel Triathlon Returns for 2013 Series

    6 Jun 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel announced today the schedule for the 2013 Tata Kids of Steel triathlon series, as up to 10,000 youngsters look to swim, cycle and run the distance between London and the next Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro to celebrate the 2012 Olympic legacy.

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    Tata Steel Group reports Consolidated Financial Results for the Financial Year ended March 31, 2013

    23 May 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Group has declared its Consolidated Financial Results for the quarter and for the Financial Year ended March 31, 2013.

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    Tata Steel Exhibits at All-Energy 2013

    21 May 2013

    Tata Steel is exhibiting at All Energy in Aberdeen this week. The event is the UK’s largest renewable energy event and takes place at the Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre on 22nd and 23rd May 2013.

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    Cost reduction brainstorm for European OEM manufacturing in India

    14 May 2013

    Recently Tata Steel conducted a cost reduction exercise on 2 vehicles built by a European OEM in India. A total of 69 ideas were generated that led to significant savings per vehicle whilst maintaining the performance ...

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    Tata Steel Showcases Deepwater Pipeline Solutions at OTC

    7 May 2013

    Tata Steel is demonstrating its ability to deliver pipeline solutions to some of the world’s most challenging and complex projects at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston May 6-9 2013.

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    Tata Steel at OTC Houston, 2013

    30 Apr 2013

    Tata Steel will demonstrate its ability to deliver pipeline solutions to some of the world’s most challenging and complex projects at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston May 6-9 2013.

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    Tata Steel strengthens offer for Lifting & Excavating market to support global growth

    26 Apr 2013

    Tata Steel, Europe’s second largest steel producers, is aiming to double its worldwide steel sales by 2017 in the lifting and excavating sector from 500,000 tonnes at present. One of the key growth areas is the European market, particularly Germany.

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    Tata Steel has further developed the front seat from the WorldAutoSteel ‘Future Steel Vehicle’

    25 Apr 2013

    Tata Steel’s front seat design from optimised advanced high strength steel grades and gauges, achieves 4.3 kg weight reduction, lower vehicle’s CO2 emissions as well as less manufacturing costs. Furthermore ...

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    Tata Steel upgrades research facility to develop ultra high strength automotive steels

    17 Apr 2013

    Tata Steel has started up an advanced facility to develop crash-resistant steels designed to make cars safer and more fuel-efficient. The €2.3 million investment at the company’s IJmuiden site in the Netherlands will allow ...

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    Tata Steel to showcase premium products at Railtex

    21 Mar 2013

    Tata Steel will be exhibiting at Railtex 2013 and will once again provide a supporting role as official track sponsor.

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    Tata Steel enters into strategic relationship with Labrador Iron Mines

    12 Mar 2013 | Corporate News

    The two companies have agreed to co-operate with each other in various aspects of their respective iron ore operations in the Labrador Trough.

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    Tata Steel invests in workforce of tomorrow

    11 Mar 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has launched a search to find 122 bright, talented and passionate people to join its apprenticeship schemes across Britain.

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    Eminent academic takes up new Low Carbon Materials Chair

    6 Mar 2013 | Corporate News

    Professor Sridhar Seetharaman has this week taken up the new post of Professor of Low Carbon Materials Technology at WMG, an academic department at the University of Warwick in the UK.

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    Cancer charities benefit from Tata Founder’s Day

    4 Mar 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel employees across Europe will today be adding their weight to the fundraising efforts of colleagues around the globe in support of cancer charities.

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    Tata Steel takes delivery of first cargo of iron ore from Northland Resources

    4 Mar 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has taken delivery of the first shipment of iron ore from a new iron ore supplier, Northland Resources.

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    Tata Steel brings forward bag filter installation

    27 Feb 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel is to complete a major environmental improvement project at its IJmuiden steel plant in the Netherlands more than a year ahead of schedule.

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    Tata Steel saves energy with heat retention boxes at IJmuiden

    26 Feb 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel will save 10 million cubic metres of gas at year – enough to power 5,500 homes – at its IJmuiden plant in the Netherlands through the use of newly installed heat-retention boxes.

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    Tata Steel granted Core Supplier status by PSA Peugeot Citroën

    19 Feb 2013 | Trade News

    Tata Steel has joined the select group of companies supplying material to PSA Peugeot Citroën to be awarded with Core Supplier status by the French car manufacturer. Jean-Baptiste Formery, Executive Director - Purchasing Vehicle Components at PSA Peugeot Citroën, made the award at a presentation at Tata Steel’s IJmuiden plant in the Netherlands last week.

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    Proving the green automotive technologies of the future

    18 Feb 2013 | Corporate News

    The Rt Hon Vince Cable MP, the UK’s Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills, today launched a project at Tata Steel’s Brinsworth site in Rotherham to help develop groundbreaking green technologies which will power the cars of the future.

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    Tata Steel restarts Port Talbot blast furnace

    12 Feb 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has restarted its second blast furnace at the Port Talbot steelworks in the UK following the completion of a £185 million rebuilding project. The restarting of Blast Furnace No. 4 – the UK’s largest industrial engineering project last year – will improve Tata Steel’s operational flexibility and enable it to better serve customers in the UK and the rest of Europe.

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    Tata Steel upgrades research facility to develop ultra high strength automotive steels

    7 Feb 2013 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has started up an advanced facility to develop crash-resistant steels designed to make cars safer and more fuel-efficient. The €2.3 million investment at the company’s IJmuiden site in the Netherlands will increase Tata Steel’s ability to develop next-generation steels which are lighter, stronger and better able to withstand crashes.

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    Tata Steel: using building envelopes to combat climate change

    14 Jan 2013 | Trade News

    This week in Munich at Bau 2013*, the world’s largest trade fair for architects and construction engineers, Tata Steel will be exhibiting products that demonstrate how steel can be used to combat the greatest cause of man-made carbon emissions.

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