Mexican steelmaker Tyasa to build Castrip sheet mill

Talleres y Aceros SA de CV (Tyasa) has begun construction of a Castrip facility at its site in Ixtaczoquitlán, Mexico.

Castrip reports that the Mexican steelmaker will be the first licensee, besides Nucor, to build a thin-strip mill using its technology. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to Castrip, the plant will be able to produce 500,000 tons annually of thin-gauge, high-strength sheet steel. Its caster is expected to begin operations in early 2017 and to be fed excess Tyasa melt...


December 07, 2015

08:13 GMT