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AM/NS Calvert kicks off construction on $775 million steelmaking facility

CALVERT, Alabama – With a groundbreaking ceremony this week, ArcelorMittal and Nippon Steel Corp. marked the official launch of a $775 million project to construct a massive new steelmaking facility at their AM/NS Calvert production site near Mobile.

“Alabama and the steel industry go hand in hand, and I am proud to see continued growth through AM/NS Calvert’s $775 million expansion,” Governor Kay Ivey said. “Shovels have officially hit the dirt, and I look forward to the advancements this project will bring.

“Alabama continues to prove to be the place for business and industry,” she added.

Once completed, the planned facility will be capable of producing 1.5 million metric tons of steel slabs for AM/NS Calvert’s Hot Strip Mill and producing a broad spectrum of steel grades required for the company’s end user markets.

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