Welcomes Customers, Suppliers, Government Officials
DEARBORN, Mich. June 21, 2012 – Today, Severstal North America, one of the
Alexey Mordashov, CEO of OAO Severstal, said, “From the day we first
acquired the Rouge assets eight years ago,
To date, Severstal North America has spent $1.4 billion modernizing the Dearborn plant, including constructing a pickle line tandem cold mill (PLTCM)
Distinguished presenters at the event include the Governor of Michigan, Rick Snyder, and Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States, Sergey Kislyak.
“Severstal’s investment in Michigan with its expanded, upgraded Dearborn plant and its commitment to supplying the automotive industry with a new generation of steel products is good news for the motor capital of the world,” Governor Rick Snyder said. “Michigan is a great place to do business, work and live."
The “Dearborn Reborn” theme chosen for the event focuses on leveraging the proud history of Severstal while emphasizing the future capabilities brought about by the modernization. The celebration signifies a resurgence of steel manufacturing in the legendary Rouge plant. The major modernization has transformed Severstal North America’s facilities into one of the most advanced steel mills in the world.
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