SDI, Nucor make strides on SBQ capacity expansions

Oct 21, 2013 | 03:55 PM | Corinna Petry

Tags  Steel Dynamics, Nucor, special bar quality, SBQ, capacity expansions, automotive grade, Mark Millett, Richard Teets John Ferriola

CHICAGO — Steel Dynamics Inc. (SDI) and Nucor Corp. have made progress on special bar quality (SBQ) product capacity expansions.

SDI is adding 325,000 tons of rolling mill production capacity in Pittsboro, Ind., bringing the facility’s annual output to 950,000 tons. The new mill will roll high-precision, small-diameter bar, president and chief executive officer Mark D. Millett said during an earnings conference call. "The project (will) be commissioned in the fourth quarter, with no material interruption of our current operations."....

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