BlueScope New Zealand Steel Glenbrook

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BlueScope New Zealand Steel Glenbrook (also known as Glenbrook Steelworks) is a 650-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) steel plant in South Auckland, in New Zealand. BlueScope New Zealand Steel Glenbrook operates a direct reduced iron (DRI) and basic oxygen furnace (BOF).

Location

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Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: Glenbrook Steelworks
  • Location: Mission Bush Road, Glenbrook, South Auckland, New Zealand
  • GPS Coordinates: -37.206878, 174.728098 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[1]
  • Start year: 1969[2]
  • Parent company: BlueScope Steel Ltd [100%][1]
  • Parent company PermID: 4295858761 [100%]
  • Owner: New Zealand Steel Ltd[1]
  • Owner company PermID: 4296769985
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 650.0
    • Basic oxygen furnace / Blast furnace (BOF/BF): 650[3]
  • Crude iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 650
    • Sponge iron/Direct reduced iron: 650[4]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[3]
  • Steel products: slab; hot rolled products; cold rolled products[3]
  • Steel sector end users: building and infrastructure; steel packaging; tools and machinery[3]
  • Workforce size: 1400[1]
  • ISO14001 certification year: 2021[5]
  • Main production equipment: DRI, BOF[3]
  • Detailed production equipment: 1 converter (KOBM converter); 1 DRI plant (4 rotary kilns)[3][4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "New Zealand". BlueScope Corporate. Archived from the original on March 19, 2022. Retrieved March 19, 2022.
  2. "New Zealand Steel Through The Years". New Zealand Steel. Retrieved 2022-04-12.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 "Steel Making". New Zealand Steel. Retrieved 2022-04-12.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Iron Making". New Zealand Steel. Archived from the original on March 20, 2022. Retrieved March 20, 2022.
  5. "ISO14001 Certificate" (PDF). New Zealand Steel. Retrieved 2022-04-12.

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