This year's 7th edition of the international conference entitled Košice Invest 2015, co-organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia and Forbes magazine, took place in the metropolis of Eastern Slovakia last Tuesday, November 3.
At the request of the Government of the United Kingdom, the Luxemburg presidency of the European Union called a meeting on November 9 of the ministers for trade of the EU member states to discuss the worsening situation on the European steel market, primarily as a consequence of imports from China and insufficient demand.
More than a hundred and seventy guests from primary operations - Cokery, Blast Furnaces and Steel Plants - were invited by U. S. Steel Košice management to the second of this year's four meetings with long-serving employees on November 6.
Already in this summer the Mechanics Division recorded four thousand days with no incident, which means that for almost ten years there has not been any emergency incident which would increase the environmental load.
The preparations for the opening of U. S. Steel Košice's charity hut on the Main Street during Košice Christmas are finishing these days. It will be organized for the tenth time, the first round-figure aniiversary.
Some time ago we published in Oceľ východu an article about the laboratory for refractory materials. This article presents another specialized workplace of our researchers - the Center of Excellence for Coal and Coke.