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Through Readers' Eyes
April 26, 2017
Chippewa wins bid to rescue Essar
Tom Clarke's Chippewa Capital Partners LLC was picked Wednesday as the best option to salvage the bankrupt Essar Steel Minnesota project in...
22 hours 30 min ago
April 25, 2017
New bid joins former Essar, Magnetation operations
The former Essar Steel Minnesota project would merge with the former Magnetation iron ore recovery operation under a new bankruptcy court bid...
April 25, 2017 - 5:57pm
April 11, 2017
Cliffs, Magnetation in running for Essar site
Mesabi Metallics has competition in its effort to take over the former Essar Steel Minnesota taconite project in Nashwauk, with both Cliffs Natural...
April 11, 2017 - 8:54am
April 5, 2017
Judge: Work can restart at former Essar site
A federal bankruptcy judge in Delaware on Wednesday gave fledgling Mesabi Metallics approval to restart some construction on the shuttered Essar...
April 5, 2017 - 9:45pm
March 18, 2017
Mesabi Metallics gets court permission to sign labor deals
A federal bankruptcy judge has given Mesabi Metallics authority to renew labor agreements with construction workers and eventual employees of...
March 18, 2017 - 6:28pm
February 4, 2017
Mesabi Metallics submits plan to emerge from Essar bankruptcy
Mesabi Metallics has submitted its detailed plan to emerge from bankruptcy and restart the failed Essar Steel Minnesota taconite project in...
February 4, 2017 - 1:09am
January 13, 2017
Essar Global denies fraud allegations in lawsuit
Essar Global has responded to a lawsuit filed in federal court in Delaware, denying allegations that the company siphoned hundreds of millions of dollars off its Minnesota taconite project to pay for other ventures worldwide. The Mumbai, India-based Essar says the allegations are...
January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm
Essar Global responds to fraud allegations in lawsuit
First there was Kramer vs. Kramer. Now there’s Essar vs. Essar. The company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota has filed a $1 billion...
January 13, 2017 - 9:10am
December 10, 2016
Mesabi Metallics hopes to rise from wreckage of Essar Steel Minnesota
HIBBING — There's a new CEO, a new name and a new attitude at the company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota. But the same problems loom:...
December 10, 2016 - 8:01pm
December 7, 2016
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
Essar Steel Minnesota's former parent company, Mumbai, India-based Essar Group, is being sued by a group of Indian banks for delays and cost...
December 7, 2016 - 7:35pm
December 5, 2016
Federal appeals court overturns decision against Essar
A three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a nearly $33 million settlement against Essar Steel Minnesota that...
December 5, 2016 - 3:42pm
November 15, 2016
Judge denies Minnesota's move to retake Essar mineral leases
Federal Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon on Tuesday rejected the state of Minnesota's effort to rescind state mineral leases under the former...
November 15, 2016 - 3:17pm
November 13, 2016
Hearings this week may decide Essar mineral leases
Federal Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon will hold hearings Monday and Tuesday in Delaware that may decide the future of state mineral leases...
November 13, 2016 - 10:02pm
October 19, 2016
Thursday hearing could decide fate of Essar mineral leases
A federal bankruptcy hearing Thursday in Delaware could decide the fate of valuable mineral rights to the iron ore under the shuttered Essar...
October 19, 2016 - 6:07pm
October 16, 2016
Deal with Russian firm is U.S. sanctions-compliant, says Essar Group CEO
MUMBAI —The $12.9 billion sale of India's Essar Oil to a group led by Russia's Rosneft does not run foul of U.S. sanctions imposed against...
October 16, 2016 - 9:30pm