NEW YORK ArcelorMittal
USA LLC has appointed two executives to its Flat Carbon USA
division, the company said June 6.
John D. Mengel, chief operating
officer of the steelmakers plate operations, has been
named vice president and general manager of the companys
Burns Harbor, Ind., location and will report to Andy Harshaw,
ArcelorMittals executive vice president of
Mengel will be responsible for
the flat carbon steelmaking operations in Burns Harbor, Ind.,
as well as the finishing operations in Columbus, Ohio,
overseeing safety, quality, productivity, budgeting and other
aspects of day-to-day operations at each site.
John J. Battisti will succeed Mengel as chief operating
officer of the companys plate operations. Battisti will
oversee facilities in Burns Harbor; Gary, Ind.; Coatesville,
Pa.; and Conshohocken, Pa. He was previously a division manager
at the Burns Harbor operations.