Steel Dark skies for Kobe Steel The error in the caption, while amusing, is of little significance compared to the grievous scandal of a trusted company deliberately falsifying data on its products, as Kobe Steel is accused of doing, which the photo caption noted. Someone at Kobe is a ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:43:00 Z Washington Post w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 501 2017-10-20 14:43 +00:00 2017-10-20 09:43 -05:00 Kobe Steel uncovers more evidence of quality mistakes Scandal-hit Kobe Steel has found fresh evidence of mistakes with data on the quality of its products. The Japanese company said it had uncovered a new case of fake data involving steel, and had also halted some copper shipments from a plant. Kobe also said ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:41:00 Z BBC w={0}&h={1}&c=7 320 180 2017-10-20 10:41 +00:00 2017-10-20 05:41 -05:00 UPDATE 1-Workers at Tata Steel's Dutch arm oppose Thyssenkrupp merger AMSTERDAM, Oct 20 (Reuters) - The works council of Tata Steel Netherlands said on Friday it opposed preliminary plans by Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp to combine their European steelmaking operations into a joint venture (JV) and would fight to block it if ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:07:00 Z Reuters 2017-10-20 10:07 +00:00 2017-10-20 05:07 -05:00 Kobe Steel fesses up to more data cheating TOKYO -- Japan's scandal-tainted Kobe Steel said Friday that employees and management at one of its plants hid fabricated product quality data from an internal investigation, while a group company may have run afoul of industrial standardization laws. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:38:00 Z w={0}&h={1}&c=7 580 326 2017-10-20 08:38 +00:00 2017-10-20 03:38 -05:00 Teesside seeks to turn Redcar steel plant into tourist attraction A giant blast furnace that was once at the centre of the iron and steelmaking industry in the north-east of England would be preserved as a heritage landmark and tourist attraction under new regeneration proposals. The furnace — which at 365ft high is as ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:37:00 Z Financial Times w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 393 2017-10-20 08:37 +00:00 2017-10-20 03:37 -05:00 Kobe Steel Finds More Products Shipped With Quality Issues TOKYO—Kobe Steel Ltd. said Friday that one of its copper plants is being investigated for possibly breaching Japan’s industrial standards. Following an inspection, the Quality Assurance Organization took issue with copper pipes produced at a Kobe Steel ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 05:07:00 Z The Wall Street Journal w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 350 2017-10-20 05:07 +00:00 2017-10-20 00:07 -05:00 Japan standards inspectors search Kobe Steel over faked data TOKYO (AP) — Japan's industrial standards agency searched offices of metals maker Kobe Steel on Friday as investigations into falsified data on its products widened. Company officials told reporters that Japan Quality Assurance inspectors were conducting ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:12:00 Z New York Daily News w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 428 2017-10-20 04:12 +00:00 2017-10-19 23:12 -05:00 Factbox: Kobe Steel's Data Fabrication Leaves Manufacturers Scrambling TOKYO (Reuters) - Kobe Steel Ltd's <5406.T> admission that it fabricated specifications on some of its aluminum, copper and other products has left about 500 affected companies scrambling to pin down the potential impact. No safety issues have surfaced as ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 01:43:00 Z U.S. News Money w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 495 2017-10-20 01:43 +00:00 2017-10-19 20:43 -05:00 CRU: Chinese Steel Exports: Lower Volumes; Higher Prices The structure of the Chinese steel sector has changed fundamentally over the last 18 months, as supply reform has been pushed through. This will continue to have a significant impact on pricing and profitability of the domestic industry. (Logo ... Fri, 20 Oct 2017 01:00:00 Z The Business Journal 2017-10-20 01:00 +00:00 2017-10-19 20:00 -05:00 Japanese Carmakers Call Kobe Steel’s Products Safe Despite Scandal TOKYO — Three Japanese automakers that have been investigating the safety of aluminum purchased from Kobe Steel, the supplier caught up in a scandal over fabricated quality data, said on Thursday that they did not believe the material posed a danger to ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:32:00 Z New York Times w={0}&h={1}&c=7 700 509 2017-10-19 21:32 +00:00 2017-10-19 16:32 -05:00