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         continued from page 41             foster  investment in  manufacturing,   gether to address the surges of dumped
                                            including  strengthening  our  steel  in-  and subsidized steel imports that have
         AISI Hails USMCA Signing           dustry supply chains with key custom-  plagued the North American steel mar-
         at White House                     ers  by incentivizing  the use  of North   ket. These are all tremendous positive
           Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO   American steel in manufactured goods.   developments for  the  steel  industry,
         of the American Iron and Steel Institute   In addition, USMCA promotes in-  and I am honored to be part of this his-
         (AISI), attended the signing of legisla-  creased cooperation and information   toric signing.”
         tion  implementing  the  United  States-  sharing  among the North  American   Gibson noted that nearly 90 percent
         Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)    government to address circumvention   of U.S. steel mill product exports go to
         at the White House on January 29th,   and evasion of trade remedy orders.   Canada and Mexico.
         and issued the following statement:  This  will  enhance  the  ability of  our   Reprinted  from the  American  Iron  and
           “USMCA will  help  create  jobs  and   three countries to continue to work to-  Steel Institute, www.steel.org.
                                                                               New Wheel Loader
                                                                               Simulator Training Pack
                                                                               from CM Labs Incorporates
                                                                               Guided Learning Features
                                                                               for Faster Skills Acquisition
                                                                                 CM  Labs Simulations,  developer of
                                                                               Vortex® training simulators, today
                                                                               announced  new Wheel Loader Simu-
                                                                               lation Training Pack that includes ad-
                                                                               vanced earthmoving techniques as well
                                                                               as guided learning  features  for  faster
                                                                               skills acquisition.
                                                                                 The new Wheel Loader Simulator
                                                                               Training Pack introduces guided learn-
                                                                               ing in the form of real-time feedback
                                                                               during  exercises,  on  crucial  metrics
                                                                               such as distance from objects, traction,
         Vice President Mike Pence speaking at the USMCA signing event with Nucor Steel teammates
         Gertrude Pope, Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa (L) and Maggie Saylor, Nucor Steel Florida (R) behind   and terrain height. It also integrates
         him, along with President Trump.                                                      continued on next page
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