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Acero Simec San Luis steel plants (Acería Simec San Luis), also known as Aceros DM and Aceros San Luis, is a 660 thousand tonnes per annum (TTPA) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant operating in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico.

Location

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  • Location: Eje 114 #440, Zona Industrial, 78395 San Luis, S.L.P., Mexico[1]
  • Coordinates (WGS 84): 22.103324, -100.919202 (exact)

Background

The Acero Simec San Luis steel plants consist of two mini-mills that are often grouped together. Both are 100% scrap-based.[2]



Plant Details

Table 1: General Plant Details

Plant status Start date
operating[3] 1966[4]

Table 2: Ownership and Parent Company Information

Parent company Parent company PermID Owner Owner company PermID
Grupo Simec SAB de CV [100%][5] 4295884304 [100%] Aceros Especiales Simec Tlaxcala SA de CV[6] 5080034040

Table 3: Process and Products

Steel product category Steel products Steel sector end users Main production equipment Detailed production equipment
semi-finished; finished rolled[7] rebar, wire rod, wire mesh, bars[7] automotive; building and infrastructure; energy; steel packaging; tools and machinery; transport[8] electric arc furnace (EAF)[9] 4 EAF (100-tonne began in 1993; 132-tonne began in 1998; 145-tonne began in 1998; 145-tonne began in 1995)[10]

Table 4: Crude Steel Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):

Electric arc furnace steelmaking capacity Nominal crude steel capacity (total)
660 TTPA[9] 660 TTPA

Table 5: Actual Crude Steel Production by Year (thousand tonnes per annum):

Year BOF Production EAF Production OHF Production Total (all routes)
2020 631 TTPA[11] 631 TTPA
2021 646 TTPA[12] 646 TTPA[12]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20220112203651/https://gsimec.com.mx/ubicaciones.php. Archived from the original on 2022-01-12. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2021 AIST Electric Arc Furnace Roundup, Association for Iron & Steel Technology, Jan. 2021.
  3. https://web.archive.org/web/20211103033718/https://www.gsimec.com.mx/. Archived from the original on 2021-11-03. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20220126184302/https://metalmexico.net/empresa-aceros-san-luis-em-san-luis-potosi-813. Archived from the original on 2022-01-26. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. https://web.archive.org/web/20220111175840/https://www.gsimec.com.mx/annual-report.php. Archived from the original on 2022-01-11. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. https://web.archive.org/web/20220119170221/https://www.canacero.org.mx/en/index.php. Archived from the original on 2022-01-19. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. 7.0 7.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220204140606/https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/887153/000089109217003916/e74212_20f.htm. Archived from the original on 2022-02-04. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. https://web.archive.org/web/20220120123625/https://www.bloomberg.com/tosv2.html?vid. Archived from the original on 2022-01-20. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. 9.0 9.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220327073308/http://www.gsimec.com.mx/reporte-anual.php. Archived from the original on 2022-03-27. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  10. "2021 AIST Electric Arc Furnace Roundup". Association for Iron & Steel Technology. January 2021. {{cite magazine}}: Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)
  11. (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20220707184201/https://www.canacero.org.mx/en/aceroenmexico/descargas/Radiografia_de_la_Industria_del_Acero_en_Mexico_2021.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2022-07-07. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  12. 12.0 12.1 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20221007201122/https://www.canacero.org.mx/aceroenmexico/descargas/Radiografia_de_la_Industria_del_Acero_en_Mexico_2022.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2022-10-07. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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