Metals Development News

Development News | May 3, 2018
OK: Commercial Metals Company (CMC) Dedicates New Micro Mill in Durant   

CMC's new micro mill located in Durant, OK, is its 2nd micro mill using the continuous-continuous mfg process. (Also see AZ below). More>>


Development News | May 3, 2018
AZ: Commercial Metals Company (CMC) Breaks Ground on Expansion in Mesa    

CMC has broken ground on a 63,000-sq-ft expansion to create spooled rebar at CMC Steel Arizona, an environmentally responsible micro mill. More>>


Development News | April 24, 2018
LA: Formosa Selects St. James Parish for $9.4B Chemical Mfg Complex, 1,200 Jobs   

In two phases, ethane crackers & downstream plants would create up to 1,200 new direct jobs and result in thousands of new indirect jobs. More>>


Development News | April 11, 2018
OH: Cleveland-Cliffs Breaks Ground for $700M, 130-Permanent-Job Plant   

Toledo site is co's 1st hot briquetted iron production plant & only plant of its kind in Great Lakes region, is near Port of Toledo for shipping. More>>


Development News | April 4, 2018
KS: Viega to Make Major Expansion at McPherson Campus, Hire 100   

Supplier in construction & plumbing industry breaks ground for ProPress® Copper mfg facility & plans new master distribution center. More>>


Development News | March 28, 2018
TX: JSW Steel Signs Memorandum to Develop $500M Integrated Steel Complex   

Gov. Abbott visited JSW Group Global HQ in Mumbai, India, & signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to develop & augment steel industry in TX. More>>


Development News | March 22, 2018
TX: Reynolds Consumer Products to Invest $3.2M, Add 10 Jobs, Mfg Line   

Investment will purchase equipment for new plastic film production line at co.'s Temple, TX, mfg plant, create 10 new positions. More>>


Development News | March 19, 2018
IN: Germany-Based ElringKlinger to Expand to Allen County, Add 150 Jobs   

Mfgr & distributer of aluminum & plastic automotive parts to expand into NE Indiana, construct a 60,000-sq-ft shell building in Fort Wayne. More>>


Development News | March 13, 2018
FL: Nucor to Invest $240M, Build Polk County Rebar Micro Mill, Hire 250    

Manufacturer of steel products' micro mill will have estimated annual capacity of 350,000 tons & construction likely to take two years. More>>


Development News | March 12, 2018
MO: Magnitude 7 Metals to Reopen Marston Aluminum Smelter, Create 450 Jobs   

Critical to M7M’s decision to reopen smelter was the ability to negotiate energy costs, allowing it to compete in the global aluminum market. More>>