White Papers
White Papers

Steel production and CO2 emissions: a growing global concern for manufacturers?

The world steel industry is a major emitter of greenhouse gases but is strenuously increasing its efforts to decarbonise through development of lower CO2 emitting processes and increased recycling of both steel products and steelworks by-products.

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The Enhanced Safety Performance of Steel Slag Asphalt

Steel slag aggregate has been used in the manufacture of asphalt in the UK for over 80 years. It has been suggested that asphalt containing steel slag aggregate performs better, in terms of onsite skid resistance, than laboratory-based Polished Stone Value (PSV) test.

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The Use of Steel Slag Aggregate for Stone Column Ground Stabilization

Construction requires stable ground in which to create secure foundations. These typically take the form of relatively shallow components, such as strip foundations, pads or raft foundations. However, there are certain ground conditions where load-bearing soil extends down to a considerable depth, rendering impractical the use of traditional foundation methods.

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