RG Steel LLC, once the fourth-largest flat-rolled steel producer in the U.S., negotiated a global settlement with U.S. subsidiaries of OAO Severstal, from which it purchased the Sparrows Point facility that had been the company’s main steel-making facility.Read More »
Gov. Martin O’Malley told reporters in Ocean City Tuesday that there was still a “50-50” chance that he would call a special session of the General Assembly. “I would very much like to get the lingering issues around gaming resolved,” ...Read More »
There is a long, proud history of making steel and ships on the marshy peninsula of southeastern Baltimore County hard by Dundalk known as Sparrows Point. The steel mill and shipyard were established there by the Pennsylvania Steel Co. in ...
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About 720 workers at the Sparrows Point steel mill will be laid off until early March, according to the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. New owner RG Steel LLC informed the department’s unemployment insurance division of the furloughs ...Read More »
WEIRTON, W.Va. — Union workers at former Severstal North America plants are learning details of a proposed contract with RG Steel LLC, and some are worried. After a meeting in Mingo Junction, Ohio, on Tuesday, some members of the United ...Read More »
WEIRTON, W.Va. — Union workers at former Severstal North America plants in the Ohio Valley are learning details of a proposed contract with RG Steel LLC, and some are worried. After a meeting in Mingo Junction, Ohio, on Tuesday, some ...Read More »
The Sparrows Point steel mill is getting a new owner and possibly a new lease on life under a deal announced Wednesday. The Baltimore County plant, which has been largely idle since the summer, and two other properties owned by ...Read More »