The Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority on Monday approved an historic 40-year privatization deal for development and airfield operations at the lightly-used airport.
ArcelorMittal's East Chicago facility is shown last fall. ArcelorMittal posted a loss of $780 million over the last three months, the fourth straight quarter that the world's largest steelmaker has lost money.
U.S. Steel's Gary Works facility is shown. U.S. Steel is launching Project Carnegie, an attempt to find savings and grow revenue. Teams at all U.S. Steel facilities, including at East Chicago, Gary and Portage, are looking to identify cost-cutting measures and other ways the company can impr…
U.S. Steel has prevailed in an eight-year legal battle that began at Gary Works and ended up being argued before the U.S. Supreme Court last fall.
ArcelorMittal's East Chicago facility is shown. London-based Brand Finance recently declared that the steelmaker has one of the top 300 brands in the world.
The Carbonyx buildings at U.S. Steel Gary Works in Gary are shown in 2012.
The Carbonyx buildings at U.S. Steel Gary Works in Gary are shown last fall. The steelmaker announced Wednesday it was abandoning the project and writing down $210 million in investment.
Demolition work on the Cline Avenue Bridge in East Chicago in 2012. U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly blasted the state for failing to rebuild the bridge, which has been turned over to a private company and will be made into a toll road.
BP's Whiting Refinery expansion has pumped billions of dollars in the economy, boosting its Whiting's economic prospects.
The $3.8 billion BP Whiting refinery project is on schedule to wrap up in the second half of this year, with attendant layoffs of construction workers expected to affect employment in that sector.
The $3.8 billion BP Whiting refinery project is on schedule to wrap up by the end of the year. The project is now about 95 percent complete.
An aerial view of BP's Whiting Refinery is shown. BP revealed Tuesday that it made a net profit of $5.5 billion in the third quarter, more than offsetting the $1.34 billion loss reported in the previous three months when the company wrote down the value of some assets. It was also 5 percent …
Work is under way at the BP Whiting Refinery to finish the process of replacing the largest of three crude distillation units as part of the facility's modernization project.
ArcelorMittal's East Chicago facility is shown next to the Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal. In East Chicago, the steelmaking company placed 155 hourly employees at Indiana Harbor Long Carbon on a 32-hour work schedule, said ArcelorMittal spokeswoman Mary Beth Holdford. All of the employees hav…
ArcelorMittal's East Chicago facility is shown next to the Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal. The No. 3 blast furnace in Indiana Harbor West stopped working last week.
ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor in East Chicago won the Project Excellence Award from the Association of Iron and Steel Technology for its blast furnace gas flare capture project, which converts blast furnace waste gas into electricity, lowering energy costs and emissions.
ArcelorMittal;s East Chicago facility is shown in September.
Two of the region's gaming boats, East Chicago's Ameristar, shown here, and Michigan City's Blue Chip, notched revenue increases of 3.4 percent and 3 percent respectively. It marks the first time this year monthly revenues at any casino in Northwest Indiana have bested those in the previous year.
The Indiana Court of Appeals has rejected a partial ownership claim for a Portage steel mill made by a son of the late Greek entrepreneur who founded Beta Steel, now known as NLMK Indiana, shown here.
The Ports of Indiana Commission recently approved $1.7 million in spending on new rail and sewer infrastructure at the 600-acre Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor.
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