ThyssenKrupp Seeks Southern Site for Major New Carbon, Stainless Mill

March 2007
Metal Center News;Mar2007, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p46
Trade Publication
The article reports that Germany-based ThyssenKrupp AG is looking for an industrial location to build a $2.9 billion steel and stainless steel facility in the southern U.S. The firm aimed three states to put up the plant including Alabama, Arkansas and Louisiana. The criteria of ThyssenKrupp for selecting a site include geological characteristics that would impact plant design and construction costs, energy costs and logistics.


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