U.S. Steel Breaks Ground at Granite City
Construction of these facilities will generate approximately 900 temporary construction jobs and is expected to take 18 months. When finished, the plants are expected to create 88 full-time jobs. The coke plant will be constructed, owned and operated by Gateway Energy and Coke Co., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary and affiliate of SunCoke Energy. U.S. Steel will provide $280 million to support the program.