Steel News

Algoma Brings Aboard Project Management Firm for EAF Build 

3/14/2023 - Algoma Steel has contracted industrial and civil construction management firm EllisDon to see its electric arc furnace (EAF) project through to completion. 

In a statement, Algoma said the firm brings more than 70 years of experience to the project, bolstering Algoma’s internal project team as Algoma’s EAF facility continues to progress.

“Our transformative electric arc furnace project continues to advance on time and on budget, and as we enter the more complex phases of construction, we are pleased to partner with EllisDon to manage our project with optimal functionality and effectiveness,” said Algoma chief executive Michael Garcia. 

EllisDon chief executive Geoff Smith said the firm is proud to join the project. 

“We are excited to bring our broad experience, a spirit of profound openness and a determination to help Algoma achieve all of its objectives. This is a partnership with Algoma, and a partnership with the environment, and we are very excited to be a part of it,” he said.