'Super Wood' Could Replace Steel, Engineers Say"This new way to treat wood makes it 12 times stronger than natural wood and 10 times tougher," the University of Maryland's Liangbing Hu said in a press release.
Sparrows Point Workers Say Goodbye To Bethlehem SteelThe landscape at Sparrows Point is about to change dramatically.
Federal Agency Takes Over 2 RG Steel Pension PlansThe federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation says it is taking control of two RG Steel pension plans.
Local Government Steps In As Sparrows Point Workers Face Losing Health BenefitsThe push is on to deliver relief to nearly 2,000 Marylanders losing their jobs at Sparrows Point. Steel mill owner RG Steel has filed bankruptcy.
Judge Approves Sale Of RG Steel Assets At Sparrows PointGoing, going... gone. A judge has approved a winning bid in the auctioning of RG Steel in Sparrows Point.
Judge Approves Sale Of 2 RG Steel FacilitiesA federal judge in Delaware on Wednesday approved the sale of two Ohio facilities owned by bankrupt steelmaker RG Steel LLC.
RG Steel Eyeing Asset Sales, Spokeswoman ConfirmsA spokeswoman for RG Steel says the company is considering selling steel mills in three states, including the Sparrows Point plant outside Baltimore.
County & Local Union Hold Informational Meeting For Laid Off Sparrows Point WorkersNearly 800 Sparrows Point Steel workers remain out of work as RG Steel has temporarily idled most of their operations.
Steel From Twin Towers Makes Western Md. MemorialA piece of the World Trade Center is becoming the centerpiece of a Sept. 11 memorial in Hagerstown.
WTC Steel Beam To Be Placed At Hagerstown ParkA steel beam that had been part of the World Trade Center in New York will be placed at a Hagerstown city park this month.
Ohio Man Gets 8 Years For Stealing CSX SteelAn Ohio man is serving an eight-year prison term for stealing tons of railroad steel from a CSX Corp. storage site in western Maryland.
Business Booming For Point Of Rocks, Md., PlantThe need to replace infrastructure, and a pickup in other large construction projects, has created a boom for Canam Steel Corp. in Point of Rocks.