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Nucor chooses Arizona for melt shop

August 3, 2022- Nucor Corp. will build a melt shop at its bar mill in Kingman, Arizona. The $100 million melt shop will be able to produce 600,000 tons annually. Construction will take about two years pending permit and regulatory approvals. 

"This investment is part of our strategy to grow our core steelmaking business and will help us maintain our market leadership position in steel bar production," said Leon Topalian, Nucor’s president and CEO. "Adding melt shop capacity will help meet the growing demand for steel bar products in the Western region, one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S."

In September 2021Nucor announced its intention to build a new melt shop at one of its existing bar mills in the West. Nucor Steel Kingman is the ideal location for this project because it is a rolling mill that converts steel billets into coiled wire rod and rebar but lacks a melt shop. The Kingman mill currently employs about 80 people. The company expects to hire 140 people to staff the melt shop.

Wire rod and rebar are used primarily in concrete reinforcement for the construction of roads, buildings, bridges and other structures.

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