Steel News

Kvaerner Awarded Galvanizing Line Contract from ArcelorMittal Dofasco

11/26/2013 - Kvaerner North American Construction Ltd. (Kvaerner NAC) has received a contract to perform equipment installation and ancillary work for a galvanizing line in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, at ArcelorMittal Dofasco.
Kvaerner NAC has a long history at ArcelorMittal Dofasco performing maintenance and capital projects at the facility. The project will be executed under an agreement between Kvaerner NAC and ArcelorMittal Dofasco with a value in excess of CAD 40 million.
Jim Miller, EVP of Kvaerner Onshore Americas, said "We are honored to be selected for this important project and look forward to continuing our long standing relationship with ArcelorMittal."
The galvanizing line will enable the development and production of a range of advanced high-strength steels that are in high demand in the auto sector.
The project is scheduled to begin in November 2013 with completion in early fall 2014.

With approximately 3000 HSSE-focused and experienced employees, Kvaerner is a specialized provider of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for offshore platforms and onshore plants. Kværner ASA, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an international contractor that plans and realizes some of the world's most demanding projects as a preferred partner for upstream and downstream oil and gas operators, industrial companies and other engineering and fabrication contractors.