Platts
September 8, 2015
By Daniel Fitzgerald

 Felman restarts WV SiMn furnace: USW official

Felman Production has restarted a second furnace at its 105,000 mt/year silicomanganese plant in West Virginia, a United Steelworkers union official said on September 8.

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AMM
July 2, 2015
By Carla Bridglal

EPA rules 'jeopardize ferroalloys industry'

NEWYORK — The U.S. manganese alloy industry is "in jeopardy" from the Environmental Protection Agency's revised national emission standards for hazardous ai r pollutants, according to Eramet Marietta Inc.

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Platts
June 26, 2015
By Bob Matyi

Felman Production eyes Aug 1 West Virginia silicomanganese No. 2 furnace restart: USW official

US silicomanganese producer Felman Production aims to restart a second furnace in August at its silicomanganese plant along the Ohio River in New Haven, West Virginia, after operating with only one furnace since February, a United Steelworkers union official said on June 26.

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Ryan’s Notes
June 26, 2015

CC Metals & Alloys idles FeSi output

CC metals and Alloys, LLC reported that the company will suspend ferrosilicon production at its Calvert City plant in Kentucky. The suspension is effective July 1, 2015. According to a press release by the company, the production stoppage will last approximately three months. During this time, the company will utilize inventories that have accumulated as a result of weak market conditions and slower consumption downstream in the US steel industry.

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AMM
June 24, 2015
By Carla Bridglal

Ferrosilicon plant to close temporarily

NEW YORK — CC Metals & Alloys LLC will suspend ferrosilicon production at its Calvert City, Ky., plant for at least three months and lay off 109 employees effective July 1.

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