2013

2013 JAN 28 — A Times Leader Online article outlines the potential for Stahlschmidt’s majority-owned subsidiary, Esmark Technologies, to capitalize on the shale gas phenomenon in the Northeast by leveraging assets at Esmark’s Ohio Cold Rolling Company (formerly RG Steel) in Yorkville, Ohio.

2013 JAN 21 — Stahlschmidt Incorporated and Bouchard Group, L.L.C. Announce Acquisition of Esmark Technologies.


2011

2011 SEP 13 — Stahlschmidt’s Uwe T. Schmidt visits Blythe, California and addresses the Blythe City Council meeting to reassure the community of Solar Trust of America’s commitment to building the world’s largest solar power plant in Blythe.

2011 SEP 01 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt’s Uwe T. Schmidt, was mentioned in the Financial Times’ article “Solar Power Peers Out of the Gloom”.

2011 SEP 01 — Stahlschmidt’s Uwe T. Schmidt publishes an op-ed article in Desert Sun.

2011 AUG 20 — Palm Springs Desert Sun reports that Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt’s Uwe T. Schmidt, plans to change part of its Blythe Project to photovoltaic technology.

2011 AUG 18 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt’s Uwe. T. Schmidt, announces its decision to use photovoltaic technology for the world’s largest solar power facility.

2011 JUN 17 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt’s Uwe. T. Schmidt, was joined by U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar, and California Governor, Jerry Brown, at the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Blythe Solar Power Project, held in Blythe, California.  

2011 JUN 01 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, to host Groundbreaking Ceremony for Blythe CSP project in Blythe, California on 17 JUN 2011.

2011 MAY 12 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt’s Uwe. T. Schmidt, release new public relations video.

2011 MAY 09 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, together with SolarHybrid AG accounce an exciting joint venture to develop, build and utility-scale solar PV projects in North America.

2011 APR 18 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, receives conditional commitment for a USD 2.1 billion loan guarantee from the US. Department of Energy for to support Units 1 and 2 of the Blythe Solar Power Project.

2011 APR 14 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, is featured in American Metals Market (AMM) article "Solar Trust plant alive after escaping federal chopping block".

2011 APR 04 — Solart Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, releases opinion article "Protecting Federal Loan Program Will Create Jobs in Renwable Energy Sector".

2011 FEB 07 — Stahlschmidt’s Uwe T. Schmidt is featured in The Atlantic Times' article "Doing Well While Doing Good”.


2010

2010 DEC — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt is featured in Manager Magazin's article "Der Sonnenkönig" ("The Sun King").

2010 JUN 01 — Solar Trust of America, under the leadership of Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt, appoints former managing director of Citigroup's Global Power Group, John D. Clapp, as CFO.

2010 MAR 01 — “20-20 Vision: Solar Trust of America Is Seeing It All Clearly”. CSP Today – Executive Viewpoint

2010 FEB 09 — Solar Industry Magazine “Testing Begins on Advanced Parabolic Trough Solar Radiation Collector Technology

2010 FEB — Project Finance International/Thomson Reuters “Solar Trust (of America) Poised for Success” – 2010 Industry Awards Article

2010 FEB 08 — CSP Today "Solar Trust of America/Solar Millennium Opt for Dry Cooling Technology"


2009

2009 DEC — Stahlschmidt's Chairman, CEO and Founder, Uwe T. Schmidt, featured in Ferrostaal's ECHO magazine.

2009 AUG 17 — New Energy Finance "Solar Millennium, MAN Ferrostaal venture targets US STEG"

2009 NOV 16 — The New York Times "Solar Deveoped Abandons Water Plans"

2009 NOV 05 — U.S. Department of the Interior "Salazar Highlights Fast-Track Renewable Energy Projects"

2009 OCT 21 — Reuters "Solar Trust of America Selects Citigroup and Deutsche Bank as Advisors"

2009 AUG 21 — Dow Jones Clean Energy Technology Insight "Solar Trust of America Looking for Strategic Industrial Investors"

2009 AUG 18 — America Metal Market "Solar Projects Hold Big Promise for Steel", pp. 1, 3.

2009 AUG 17 — Market Watch "German Firms Join Solar Thermal Energy Push"

2009 AUG 17 — Reuters "German Firms Creates New U.S. Solar Thermal Company"


2008

2008 OCT 06 — Stahlschmidt's Kai-Roger Schmidt featured in The Plain Dealer's article "German solar-power firm's new Beachwood office finds eager Ohio collaborators".

2008 SEP 21 — Stahlschmidt's Chairman, CEO and Founder, Uwe T. Schmidt, featured in The Plain Dealer's article "Made for Cleveland, Solar thermal: Mirrors without the smoke”.

2008 SEP 21 — Stahlschmidt's Chairman, CEO and Founder, Uwe T. Schmidt, featured in Cleveland.com's article "German company sees manufacturing promise in industrial Cleveland".


2007

2007 DEC — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt featured in the article "A new major player in the stee trade: Coutinho & Ferrostaal" of Ferrostaal's The Echo magazine.

2007 NOV 20 — Platts "German Steel Traders CCC Steel and Ferrostaal to merge January 1"

2007 NOV 19 — Metal Bulletin "Ferrostaal, CCC, Villacero tie steel trading knot"

2007 NOV 08 — Steel Business Briefing "Further Steel Trading Consolidation Inevitable: Ferrostaal"

2007 JUL — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt featured in the article "Bigger is Better" of Ferrostaal's The Echo magazine.


2006

2006 NOV 03 — American Metal Market "Uwe Schmidt and Wilfried von Bulow on the Future of Ferrostaal Metals"

2006 NOV 01 — Steel Business Briefing "Ferrostaal's US Trading Unit Talks with Potential Partners".

2006 OCT 22 — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt featured in Ferrostaal's The Echo magazine article "Never Give Up: 104,000 US Dollars Raised at Chicago Marathon"


2005

2005 JUN 17 — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt hosts 2 days of festivities for Ferrostaal USA's 25th anniversary and rolls out his "Vision 2020" plan. This event is featured in Ferrostaal's The Echo magazine article "Visions for the Future".


2004

2004 FEB — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt attends meeting of Council on Foreign Relations in Chicago together with German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder.


2003

2003 JUN — Stahlschmidt's Chairman, CEO and Founder, Uwe T. Schmidt, featured in the cover story of the German American Chamber of Commerce's German American Trade magazine, volume 14, number 4.


2002

2002 JUL 01 — Stahlschmidt's Uwe T. Schmidt appointed President & CEO of Ferrostaal Inc.


2001

2001 AUG 28 — American Metal Market "Ferrostaal's Von Bulow appoints likely successor"


2000

2000 MAY 10 — Stahlschmidt Online announces exclusive partnership with KPMG Fides.


1997

1997 JAN 15 — Dow Jones Newswires "Olympic Steel in Pact to Buy, Sell, Trade Iron Products"

1997 JAN 15 — The Plain Dealer "Olympic Steel, Atlas Iron Form Venture"

1997 JAN 27 — Waste & Recycling News "Olympic Steel Expands"