Nucor halts Louisiana DRI plant for repairs

Nucor Corp has stopped production at its direct-reduced iron (DRI) plant in Louisiana, USA, for the second time this year.

The steelmaker said a roughly one-week outage is necessary to fix a broken feed belt. “We anticipate no disruptions in our raw materials pipeline. The temporary stoppage is also not...


Michael Cowden

April 10, 2017

22:28 GMT