Is RFID Used in the Iron and Steel Industries?

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Ask The ExpertsIs RFID Used in the Iron and Steel Industries?
RFID Journal Staff asked 10 years ago

Are there any examples of the technology being utilized in these sectors?

—Name withheld


Yes, there are case studies of RFID delivering benefits in the iron and steel sector. There are several different applications, in fact, including monitoring workers for safety reasons, as well as tracking iron ore and finished inventory. Here are some stories we have published about the use of RFID in this area:

RFID-Reading Drone Tracks Structural Steel Products in Storage Yard

Swedish Iron Mines Get Buckets of Benefits From Passive Tags

How Can RFID Be Used in the Mining and Mineral Resources Industry?

Sesa Goa Automates Mining Logistics Operations

Steel Tube Finishing Firm Tries RFID to Track Personnel, Tools

Gammon Steel Tracks Modular Components for Buildings

V. M. Salgaocar & Bro. Mines Automation From NFC-based Process

Steel Products Maker Sees ROI in Six Months

Ortrander Ironworks Rolls Out Real-Time Location System

Posco Steel Mill Improves Safety, Energy Conservation

ThyssenKrupp to Use EPC UHF Tags to Track Steel

—Mark Roberti, Founder and Editor, RFID Journal

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