CMC Alabama steel plant

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CMC Alabama steel plant, also known as CMC Birmingham plant, is a 653 thousand tonnes per annum (TTPA) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant operating in Birmingham, Alabama, United States.

Location

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  • Location: 101 South 50th St., Birmingham, AL 35212, United States[1]
  • Coordinates (WGS 84): 33.534372, -86.75773 (exact)


Plant Details

Table 1: General Plant Details

Plant status Start date Workforce size
operating[2] 1994[3] 400[4]

Table 2: Ownership and Parent Company Information

Parent company Parent company PermID Owner Owner company PermID
Commercial Metals Co [100%][5] 4295903763 [100%] Commercial Metals Co[1] 4295903763

Table 3: Process and Products

Steel product category Steel products Steel sector end users Main production equipment Detailed production equipment
finished rolled[6] equal angles; unequal angles; flats; channels[6] building and infrastructure; energy; steel packaging; tools and machinery; transport[7] electric arc furnace (EAF)[8][9] 1 EAF (77-tonnes; began in 1994)[8][9]

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

Electric arc furnace steelmaking capacity Nominal crude steel capacity (total)
653 TTPA[3] 653 TTPA

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220119171956/https://www.cmc.com/en-US/Locations. Archived from the original on 2022-01-19. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20220126151324/https://www.cmc.com/en-us/locations. Archived from the original on 2022-01-26. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 "2021 AIST Electric Arc Furnace Roundup". Association for Iron & Steel Technology. January 2021. {{cite magazine}}: Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20230202154722/https://www.birminghambusinessalliance.com/regional-news-1/2023/1/30/cmc-steel-alabama-to-invest-nearly-68-million-in-birmingham-plant-modernization-and-upgrades. Archived from the original on 2023-02-02. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. https://web.archive.org/web/20220111155902/https://www.cmc.com/en-US/Locations. Archived from the original on 2022-01-11. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. 6.0 6.1 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20210421032916/https://cmcstaging.blob.core.windows.net/media/cmcmetals/media/pdf/mill_products/2020productguide.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2021-04-21. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. https://web.archive.org/web/20211219031129/https://www.cmc.com/en-us/industries-served. Archived from the original on 2021-12-19. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. 8.0 8.1 (http://digital.library.aist.org/pages/PR-RU2021-1.htm)
  9. 9.0 9.1 "2021 AIST DRI and HBI Roundup". Association for Iron & Steel Technology. January 2021. {{cite magazine}}: Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)

Other resources

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