Prudent CAPEX strategy
Key investment projects
Steelmaking expansion at EVRAZ Regina
The aim of the project is to upgrade steelmaking facility, increase steelmaking capacity and improve quality.
All equipment installation completed.
New LDP mill construction at EVRAZ Regina
The aim of the project is to install the new LDP mill in order to increase LDP production capacity.
The mill continues ramping up as planned.
Seamless threading at EVRAZ Pueblo
The aim of the project is to install threading equipment for in-house threading of seamless pipe to reduce production costs.
Heat treat at EVRAZ Red Deer
The aim of the project is to expand heat treating capacity.
Key maintenance projects
During 2017, the EVRAZ North America’s operations completed the following maintenance projects:
Installation of transition rolls and repairs of the cooling beds.
The final phase of upgrades of the electrical drives in the wire rod mill.
The upgrade of the welder on the ERW welding line.