19 Apr 2016 NanoSteel is a Platts 2016 Global Metals Awards Finalist by Jeremy Solomons | in News Congratulations to NanoSteel for being Breakthrough Solution of the Year AK Steel Corp / NanoSteelthe 2016 Global Metals Awards Finalist. Global Metals Awards Finalists were chosen from a pool of over 100 nominations. An independent panel of international experts, whose background and experience include regulation, corporate leadership, trading and technology, will determine the award winners. The Metals Company of the Year will be selected from the entire list of Finalists by the independent panel of judges. Winners of the 2016 Global Metals Awards will be announced at a black-tie celebration on 19 May 2016 at the Marriott Grosvenor Square in London.