NEW YORK North
American Stainless Inc. (NAS) has won an $18-million contract
to supply stainless steel reinforcing duplex bars for a large
transport infrastructure project in Alberta, parent company
Acerinox SA said Nov. 15.
Ghent, Ky.-based NAS
will supply reinforcing bars for the $1.7-billion Northeast
Anthony Henday Drive project, which is scheduled to be
completed by fall 2016. Madrid-based Acerinox described it as
"the largest transport infrastructure project in the history of
the province of Alberta."
The project includes 16.8 miles of highway spanning six to
eight lanes, as well as nine interchanges, two flyovers, eight
railroad overpasses and two bridges over the Saskatchewan
River, "representing a total of 47 bridge-type structures,"
Madrid-based Acerinox said.