Last updated 8:25PM ET
October 23, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
AK Steel plans expansion
(2007-10-22)
(WOUB) - WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) - AK Steel of West Chester plans to
invest $180 million in equipment to lower production costs and
increase capacity at its specialty steel operations in Zanesville
and in Butler, Pennsylvania.

The company will replace two of its three electric arc furnaces
at the Butler Works. It also plans to install new equipment for
annealing and coating at Butler and Zanesville to produce more high
value-added, grain-oriented electrical steels.

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