Acero Simec San Luis steel plants

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Acero Simec San Luis steel plants (also known as Aceros DM and Aceros San Luis) is a 816.0-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant in San Luis Potosí, in Mexico. Acero Simec San Luis steel plants operates a electric arc furnace (EAF).

Location

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Background

The Acero Simec San Luis steel plants consist of two mini-mills that are often grouped together. Both are 100% scrap-based.[1]

Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: Aceros DM and Aceros San Luis
  • Location: Eje 114 #440, Zona Industrial, 78395 San Luis, S.L.P., Mexico
  • GPS Coordinates: 22.103324, -100.919202 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[2]
  • Start year: 1966[3]
  • State-owned entity status: N/A
  • Parent company: Grupo Simec SAB de CV [100%][4]
  • Parent company PermID: 4295884304 [100%]
  • Owner: Aceros Especiales Simec Tlaxcala SA de CV[5]
  • Owner company PermID: 5080034040
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 816.0
  • 2020 production (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 631 (prorated 2020 crude steel production for San Luis Potosi state)[8]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[9]
  • Steel products: rebar, wire rod, wire mesh, bars[10]
  • Steel sector end users: automotive; building and infrastructure; energy; steel packaging; transport; tools and machinery[11]
  • ISO14001 certification: yes[4]
  • ISO50001 certification: N/A[4]
  • Main production equipment: electric arc furnace (EAF)[1]
  • Detailed production equipment: 4 EAF (100-tonne began in 1993; 132-tonne began in 1998; 145-tonne began in 1998; 145-tonne began in 1995)[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 2021 AIST Electric Arc Furnace Roundup, Association for Iron & Steel Technology, Jan. 2021.
  2. "Home". Grupo Simec. Retrieved 2022-03-11.
  3. "ACEROS SAN LUIS S.A. DE C.V. - San Luis Potosí". METAL MÉXICO. Archived from the original on January 26, 2022. Retrieved January 18, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Annual Reports". SIMEC Group. Retrieved 2022-03-10.
  5. "Portfolio". Canacero. Retrieved 2022-03-10.
  6. "Industrias Ch arranca planta de acero con una inversión de US$ 600 millones". Opportimes (in español). 2018-08-14. Retrieved 2022-03-11.
  7. "Nuevas Plantas Latinoamericanas" (PDF). Alacero. Retrieved 2022-03-10.
  8. "Radiografia de la Industria del Acero en Mexico 2021" (PDF). Canacero. Retrieved 2022-03-11.
  9. "Form 20F - Grupo Simec". SEC. 2017. Retrieved 2022-03-10.
  10. "Form 20F - Grupo Simec". SEC. 2017. Retrieved 2022-03-10.
  11. "Grupo Simec SAB de CV - Company Profile and News". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 2022-03-10.

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