SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Feb. 7 /CNW/ - Essar Steel Algoma reports that it
has restarted its No. 7 Blast Furnace. The Blast Furnace is ramping up
smoothly and expects to return to normal operating levels in the next
Cokemaking operations remain in full effect and limited production
continues at select downstream operations.
Chief Operating Officer, Pramod Shukla noted "As we look forward to the
resumption of full operations we wish to thank our customers, employees
and the community for their patience and understanding during this
A member of the Essar Group, Essar Steel Algoma Inc. is based in Sault
Ste. Marie, Ontario. As a fully integrated steel producer, the Company
derives its revenues primarily from the manufacture and sale of hot and
cold rolled steel products including sheet and plate.
SOURCE Essar Steel Algoma Inc.
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