Steelmaker Nucor restarts Louisiana DRI plant

United States-based steelmaker Nucor has completed repairs and resumed production at its direct-reduced iron (DRI) plant in the US state of Louisiana.

“This temporary suspension in operations has not affected production at any of Nucor’s steel mills, nor has it affected our 180 teammates who work at the DRI plant,” a spokeswoman for the company told Metal Bulletin sister title American Metal Market on Tuesday December 5. Nucor had stopped production at the plant in St James Parish in...


Michael Cowden

December 05, 2017

19:18 GMT