18 relations: Ammonia, Blast furnace, Cockerill-Sambre, Financial crisis of 2007–2008, Fontaine-l'Évêque, Great Depression, Hainaut (province), Hainaut-Sambre, John Cockerill (company), Liège (province), Minière et Métallurgique de Rodange, Monceau-sur-Sambre, Ougrée, Rack railway, Rodange, Seraing, Thy-Marcinelle, World War I.
Ammonia is a compound of nitrogen and hydrogen with the formula NH3.
A blast furnace is a type of metallurgical furnace used for smelting to produce industrial metals, generally pig iron, but also others such as lead or copper.
Cockerill-Sambre was a group of Belgian steel manufacturers headquartered in Seraing (province of Liège), on the Meuse River, and in Charleroi, on the shore of the Sambre River.
The financial crisis of 2007–2008, also known as the global financial crisis and the 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Fontaine-l'Évêque is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.
Hainaut (Hainaut,; Henegouwen,; Hinnot; Hénau) is a province of Belgium in the Walloon region.
Hainaut-Sambre was a Belgian group of steel companies based in the Charleroi region, it was founded in 1955 by the merger of Usine Métallurgiques du Hainaut (based in Couillet, Charleroi), and the metal making division of Sambre et Moselle (based in Montignies-sur-Sambre, Charleroi).
The John Cockerill Company was a Belgian iron, steel, and manufacturing company based in Seraing in the region of Liège.
Liège (Lîdje; Luik,; Lüttich) is the easternmost province of Wallonia and Belgium.
The Minière et Métallurgique de Rodange (MMR) (mines and steelworks of Rodange) was a Luxembourgian blast furnace steel producer and mining company originally established in 1872 as the Hauts-Fourneaux de Rodange.
Monceau-sur-Sambre is a section of the Belgian town of Charleroi within the Walloon region in the Province of Hainaut.
Ougrée (Ougrêye) is a section of the Belgian city of Seraing in the province of Liège.
A rack railway (also rack-and-pinion railway, cog railway, or cogwheel railway) is a steep grade railway with a toothed rack rail, usually between the running rails.
Rodange (Rodingen) is a town in the commune of Pétange, in south-western Luxembourg.
Seraing is a Walloon municipality of Belgium in Province of Liege.
Thy-Marcinelle is a steelworks in Charleroi, Belgium, a subsidiary of the Riva group.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.