ArcelorMittal Dunkerque steel plant

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ArcelorMittal Dunkerque steel plant (also known as ArcelorMittal Dunkirk and ArcelorMittal Atlantique et Lorraine - Dunkerque) is a 6750-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) blast furnace-basic oxygen furnace (BF-BOF) steel plant in Haus-de-France, in France. ArcelorMittal Dunkerque steel plant operates a blast furnace (BF) and basic oxygen furnace (BOF).

Location

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Background

ArcelorMittal Dunkerque (Dunkirk) has three blast furnaces with a total annual production capacity of 7 million tons. The two largest blast furnaces were temporarily shut down in March and April as demand fell due to a coronavirus pandemic,[1] but one was restarted in August 2020.[2]

Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: ArcelorMittal Dunkirk, ArcelorMittal Atlantique et Lorraine - Dunkerque
  • Location: ArcelorMittal Atlantique et Lorraine, site Dunkerque, rue du Comte Jean, Grande Synthe 2508, 59381 Dunkerque Cedex 1, France[3]
  • GPS Coordinates: 51.041274, 2.292948 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[3]
  • State-owned entity status: N/A
  • Parent company: ArcelorMittal SA [100%][3]
  • Parent company PermID: 5000030092 [100%]
  • Owner: Arcelormittal Atlantique et Lorraine SASU[3]
  • Owner company PermID: 4298163524
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 6750.0
    • Basic oxygen furnace / Blast furnace (BOF/BF): 6750[4]
  • Crude iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 6800
    • Pig iron/hot metal: 6800[4]
    • Sinter: 9600[5]
    • Coke: 1380[5]
  • 2020 production (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Basic oxygen furnace / Blast furnace (BOF/BF): 4900[6]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[3]
  • Steel products: slabs; hot rolled products; coil[3]
  • Workforce size: 3200[7]
  • ISO14001 certification: yes[8]
  • ISO50001 certification: N/A[9]
  • Main production equipment: blast furnace (BF) and basic oxygen furnace (BOF)[3]
  • Detailed production equipment: 1 coking plant; 2 sinter plants; 3 BF; 3 BOF[3][4][10]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. ArcelorMittal will restart blast furnace at Dunkirk Steel Plant in August, SMM News, Jul. 16, 2020
  2. ArcelorMittal restarts BF at Dunkirk plant in France, Fastmarkets MB, Aug. 25, 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 "ArcelorMittal Dunkerque". ArcelorMittal Europe - Flat Products. Retrieved 2022-03-19.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Map of EU Steel Production" (PDF). Eurofer. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Factbook 2014" (PDF). ArcelorMittal. Retrieved 2022-03-19.
  6. "Fact book 2020" (PDF). ArcelorMittal. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  7. "ArcelorMittal, Dunkerque : 3 200 salariés". Journal Du Net. Retrieved 2022-03-19.
  8. "Avis ArcelorMittal" (PDF). Hauts-de-France Gov. Retrieved 2022-03-19.
  9. "Certifications - Quality". ArcelorMittal. Retrieved 2022-03-19.
  10. Fact Book 2018, ArcelorMittal, 2019

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