NEW YORK BDM
Warren Steel Holdings LLC plans to demolish seven buildings at
its cold-mill facility along with the hot mill, just one year
after the former RG Steel LLC operation was purchased in
The company has filed
applications with Howland Township, Ohio, according to a
"For the seven
structures on the cold side, demolition permits have been
issued," she told AMM. "The redevelopment process will
take over the next year and a halfthrough December 2014."
The company has filed applications to demolish the hot mill as
well and is likely to receive approval in summer 2014, she
1,200-acre Warren, Ohio, operation was purchased in a
bankruptcy court auction in 2012 by Monaca, Pa.-based CJ
Betters Enterprises Inc. through BDM Warren Steel Holdings (
amm.com, Oct. 19).
Earlier this year,
Northbrook, Ill.-based Hilco Trading LLC announced that its
Hilco Warren LLC division was purchasing RG Steels
steelmaking assets from BDM Warren Steel Holdings, saying it
would do "everything possible" to find a purchaser for the
facility that could operate the hot mill facility (
amm.com, June 3).
Hilco has already
handled other former RG asset sales, including the Sparrows
Point, Md., plants bearings inventory (
amm.com, April 17).
While BDM has received
permission from Howland Township, only some 200 acres of the
cold- and hot-mill property are in the township.
Enterprises, Hilco Trading and BDM could not be reached for