Ahmsa brings forward maintenance work due to furnace accident

Mexican steel producer Altos Hornos de México (Ahmsa) has brought forward by one week planned maintenance work at its No2 blast oxygen furnace at its Monclova unit, in Coahuila state, after an accident at the unit.

“The facility has suffered minor damage that does not affect its operation,” the mill said in a note to Mexico’s stock exchange, BMV, earlier this week. “[The company has] decided to commence… programmed maintenance one...


Ana Paula Camargo

May 16, 2018

20:10 GMT

São Paulo