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Jul 19, 2016, 15:00 ET SMDI, Dodge And The Midwest Automotive Media Association Partner For Track Driving School

The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), is partnering with Dodge and the...


Jul 18, 2016, 20:16 ET North American Steel Industry Comments On Release Of Draft Technical Assessment Report Of Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emissions And Fuel Economy Standards

 The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), commented today on the release...


May 19, 2016, 08:00 ET SMDI Announces Environmental Impacts Of Materials Decisions In Vehicle GHG Emissions

 Today, the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), announced results of a...


May 11, 2016, 11:18 ET SMDI Recognizes Honda And Gestamp For Use Of Advanced High-Strength Steel At 15th Annual Great Designs In Steel Seminar

The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), awarded the "Automotive Excellence...


Apr 28, 2016, 19:23 ET SMDI'S Hall Discusses Automotive Materials At Precision MetalForming Association's Automotive Parts Supplier's Conference

The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Vice President of the automotive market, Dr. Jody Hall, presented today during the 2016 Precision...


Apr 25, 2016, 08:00 ET New Online Courses Teach Linemen How To Safely Work With Steel Utility Poles

Two new one-hour online courses developed by the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) and its partners—the Metropolitan Community...


Apr 20, 2016, 14:44 ET Advanced High-Strength Steel Growth Exceeds Forecast

 Over the past three years, the amount of advanced high-strength steel (AHSS) used each year in automotive applications has been 10 percent...


Feb 08, 2016, 13:00 ET Steel Industry Releases Industry-Wide Environmental Product Declaration For Cold-Formed Steel Studs And Track

 The Steel Recycling Institute released the first industry-wide Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for Cold-Formed Steel Studs and Track...


Jan 12, 2016, 17:48 ET SMDI Honors Champions Of Steel At North American International Auto Show

During a press briefing at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit today, the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI)...


Sep 03, 2015, 09:00 ET SMDI's Jody Hall Speaks at American Metal Market's Inaugural North American Automotive Metals Conference

 The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Vice President for the automotive market, Jody Hall, was a speaker at the inaugural...


Jun 09, 2015, 16:30 ET SMDI President Featured Panelist At Steel Success Strategies XXX

 The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) President, Lawrence Kavanagh, was a featured panelist at the American Metal Market's Steel...


May 13, 2015, 13:57 ET Nissan Recognized By SMDI For Use Of Advanced High-Strength Steel At 14th Annual Great Designs in Steel Seminar

The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) awarded Nissan Motor Co. the...


May 13, 2015, 09:00 ET Steel Market Development Institute Announces Bar Steel Fatigue Database Now At 134 Iterations

 Today, the Long Products Market Development Group (LPMDG) of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), announced the fifth update of its...


Apr 30, 2015, 09:05 ET SMDI's Jody Hall Featured Speaker At 2015 Association of Women in the Metal Industries Detroit Chapter Annual Dinner

 The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Vice President for the automotive market, Jody Hall, was the featured speaker at the 2015...