Severstal Columbus Unveils Facility Expansion
Phase I of the expansion was completed in 2007 at a cost of $880 million. Severstal Columbus utilizes technology that recycles scrap steel into product suitable for the auto industry, pipe and tube, appliances and other applications. The operation currently employs more than 650 workers. According to Severstal, the Phase II project increases the company’s capabilities in heavy-gauge pickled and galvanized products and demonstrates the company’s faith in the U.S. economy.