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A century of American steel : the strip mill and the transformation of an industry

Author: Kenneth Warren
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This study examines the development and implications of the wide continuous hot strip mill, a technological innovation that transformed the steel industry starting in the 1920s. It changed the profitability of companies, the number and skills of their employees, and the nature, scale, and location of their operations"--
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Warren, Kenneth.
A century of American steel.
Lanham : Lexington Books, 2019
(DLC) 2019043072
Material Type: Document, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Warren
ISBN: 1498577008 9781498577007
OCLC Number: 1124773181
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 199 pages)
Contents: Introduction: Innovation and Continuous Rolling MillsAbbreviationsChapter 1: Foundations: The Sheet and Tin Plate Industries to the Late Nineteenth CenturyChapter 2: Growth, Combination and Rationalization, 1898-1901Chapter 3: Vandergrift WorksChapter 4: Expansion and Company Promotion, 1900-1920Chapter 5: A Great Divide: The Sheet Trade in the 1920sChapter 6: The Search for a Practicable Continuous Sheet MillChapter 7: The Wide Continuous Hot Strip MillChapter 8: Investment in Adverse Times: The ThirtiesChapter 9: Contrasts in Development Planning: Policies in the Pittsburgh District and Opportunities and Initiatives in MichiganChapter 10: Hand Mills, Continuous Mills, and Social ProblemsChapter 11: World War Ii and the Postwar BoomChapter 12: Corporate Policy after 1945Chapter 13: The "Second Generation" MillsChapter 14: Years of Difficulty: The 1970s and 1980sChapter 15: EAF Steel and Compact Strip MillsChapter 16: Into a New MillenniumAppendix: The Old Sheet Steel Industry and Contrasting Perspectives on the Impact of the Strip Mill on Employment
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