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09.08.20

FastMarkets: Galvanized metal is holding up better than other US steel sheet markets

Shuttlesworth said that Big River is pushing forward with its plan to add a new 550,000-tpy Gen3 galvanizing line in Osceola, Arkansas by 2023. “We’re going through the final stages of putting the project plans together."

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08.13.20

Argus: Big River CEO keeps focus on growth

Big River chief executive David Stickler discussed with Argus his goals for the growing mill in Osceola, Arkansas.

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11.11.19

Array Technologies and Big River Steel Sign Long-Term Supply Agreement

Array Technologies and Big River Steel have announced a long-term relationship between the two companies in which Big River will serve as a consistent provider of high-quality steel products used in Array's industry-leading solar tracking equipment.

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10.01.19

Big River Steel Attracts $700M Investment from U. S. Steel to Form Joint Venture Partnership

Big River Steel announced today it has entered into an agreement with U. S. Steel in which Big River will receive $700 million in cash in return for a minority ownership interest in its scrap recycling and steel production company.

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11.08.18

AMM: Big River Steel to Stay Independent

Big River Steel has decided not to sell out despite receiving overtures from steelmakers and financial interests at home and abroad, the company's top executive said.

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06.29.18

Big River Steel Expanding Arkansas Flex Mill®

Big River Steel announced today that it is expanding its LEED-certified, Arkansas-based scrap recycling and steel production facility. The expansion will double Big River Steel’s hot-rolled steel production capacity to 3.3 million tons annually.

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05.16.18

Big River CEO Attends AI Summit at the White House

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy invited government officials, technical experts in academia, heads of industrial research labs and business leaders to attend the "Artificial Intelligence for American Industry" summit.

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04.30.18

SMU: Big River Chooses Brownsville for Next Mill

Big River Steel has signed an option with the Board of Commissioners of the Port of Brownsville to bring a $1.6 billion steel mill and distribution facility to south Texas.

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03.28.18

SMU: Big River Sees Expansion, Electrical Steel in its Future

Big River Steel sees opportunity in the convergence of two major trends in automotive: development of autonomous/electric vehicles and advanced steels. "Niche steel is a big part of what we want to do. The opportunity in electrical steel is immense."

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