Nucor announces plan for galvanizing line in Arkansas - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Nucor announces plan for galvanizing line in Arkansas

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A steel corporation announced a multi-million dollar plan to build a galvanizing line in Arkansas.

Nucor issued a news release about the new line at the company's sheet mill on Friday.

The move is to "support Nucor's growth into a wider and more diverse set of strategic end-market applications," according to the release.

The new galvanizing line is a $240 million investment for the company with an annual capacity of about 500,000 tons.

Nucor states this project complements the $230 million investment currently underway to construct a specialty cold mill complex at their plant in Mississippi County.

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