Top Industrial Market News Stories for the Fifth Week of January 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

Top Industrial Market News Stories for the Fifth Week of January 2014, an 
Industrial Info News Alert 
SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/14 --  Researched by
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial
Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking
industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com. 
Industrial Info Tracks More than $140 Billion in Planned 2014 North
American Power Project Starts
 Industrial Info Resources is tracking
more than $140 billion in Power Industry capital and maintenance
projects that are planned to kick off in the United States, Canada
and Mexico in 2014. View the entire article by subscribing to
Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=240407&refer=mw. 
Forget Scrap -- Direct Reduced Iron is New Big Trend in Steel
Industry
 Affordable natural gas seems to be boosting investments in
direct-reduced iron and hot-briquetted iron in North America,
particularly in the U.S., with companies like Nucor Corporation
(NYSE:NUR), Voestalpine, Republic Steel, North Star BlueScope and
newcomer International Metallics Corporation are making huge
investments. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial
Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=240415&refer=mw. 
Black & Veatch Sees Doubling of Natural Gas Use by U.S. Power
Industry
 Over the next 25 years, U.S. natural gas-fired electric
generation capacity will more than double, and renewable generation
capacity will increase by about 150%, according to the latest Energy
Market Perspective forecast from Black & Veatch. View the entire
article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=240400&refer=mw. 
Jacobs Engineering Sees Profits Dip in Fiscal First-Quarter 2014, but
Expects Boost from Acquisitions
 Jacobs Engineering Group
Incorporated (NYSE:JEC) completed several major acquisitions during
the first quarter of the company's fiscal year 2014. Industrial Info
is tracking more than $36 billion in active projects involving
Jacobs. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's
Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=240401&refer=mw. 
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