SDI to upgrade Jeffersonville galvanizing line

Apr 25, 2013 | 02:27 PM | Anne Riley

Tags  steel, Steel Dynamics Inc., SDI, Jeffersonville, Ind., coating line, upgrade, galvalume galvanizing

NEW YORK — Steel Dynamics Inc. (SDI) will spend $7.8 million to upgrade components of its galvanizing line in Jeffersonville, Ind., in a move that could see the facility’s capacity climb by between 50,000 and 70,000 tons of coated steel products annually, according to Richard (Dick) Teets, SDI’s president and chief operating officer for steel.

The expansion project, which has already received approval from SDI’s board of directors, is expected to begin soon with commissioning anticipated by mid-2014—just in time for a projected pick-up in coated product demand, Teets told AMM.....





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