JPMorgan's metals analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call Analyst Research Team discuss steel's next megatrend a positive for Nucor and fueled by the U.S> shale gas revolution on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on March 4 at 11 am.
Nucor announces addition of QST process at Nucor-Yamato Steel Nucor announced that Nucor-Yamato Steel Company, a joint venture between Nucor and Yamato Kogyo Co. Ltd, is installing a $75M Quench and Self-Tempering process to be utilized on its 1.4M tons of Mill 2 rolling capacity. Nucor Chairman, CEO and President John Ferriola was joined by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to make the announcement at the Nucor-Yamato Steel mill in Blytheville, Arkansas. The project is expected to be commissioned during the second half of 2016. Upon completion, the process will give NYS the ability to produce ASTM A913 Grade 65 and Grade 70 structural sections with a high-strength, low-alloy grade chemistry that provides excellent weldability while achieving good toughness at low temperatures.