NEW YORK A machine at
service center chain Olympic Steel Inc.s Bettendorf,
Iowa, facility caught fire in the early hours of March 12,
according to the citys fire department.
"It was a small fire in one of
the machines. We were called out at 6:45 a.m.," public
information officer Lauran Haldeman told AMM. It was
unclear what kind of machine caught fire or if production was
affected, she said.
The facility offers carbon,
alloy and stainless sheet and plate products.
Bedford Heights, Ohio-based Olympic Steel could not be
reached for comment.