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Steel Industry Capital Investments.

Modernisation and capacity expansion projects 2021

  • Austria, VoestAlpine, Kapfenberg, Specialty EAF. Advanced special steel plant. EAF to be powered using 100% green electricity.
  • France, Celsa, Bayonne, Bar mill. New rolling mill will be adjacent to existing Bayonne melt shop.
  • India, KIOCL/RINL jv, Visakhapatnam, Pellet plant. Plant to be commissioned by 2021 on 75 acre plot of land.
  • Russia, Linde Group, Ural Steel, Air separation unit. Supply of oxygen, nitrogen, argon. Capacity 20000 m3 O2/hr.
  • Russia, Tenaris / Severstal jv, Surgut, Welded tube - OCTG. Tenaris stake 49%, Severstal 51%. OCTG pipe for Russian and export markets.
  • USA, Steel Dynamics, Sinton, EAF / thin slab / HRC. Capex includes CRC, HDG and OCS. Sinton is ~30 miles NW of port of Corpus Christi, Texas.
  • USA, Nucor, Nucor Steel Arkansas, HDG. New mill be operational in the first half of 2021.
  • USA, Nova Tube & Steel, Delta, Welded tube - Longitudinal. For production of hollow structural sections and standard pipe.
  • USA, Zekelman Industries, Blytheville, Welded tube - Longitudinal. To be built on property adjacent to its existing Atlas Tube mill

See also: analysis of plant and equipment suppliers

MCI maintains an in-house capex cost database of almost 1050 steel works modernisation projects. This database contains individual modernisation records identifying the country, investor, facility, capacity impact, capital cost, capex cost per tonne, commissioning date etc. Please email or call +44 775 149 0885 for further information.

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