Wharf construction completed in CSP steel mill project in Brazil

Thursday, 08 September 2011 16:32:39 (GMT+2)   -  

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In the Brazil-based Companhia Siderúrgicado Pecém (CSP) steel mill project, the construction of a multi-purpose wharf has been completed. The wharf is 760 meters in length and the annual container throughput may reach 750,000 twenty-foot equivalents (TEUs).
 
This project is located at the Pecem Industrial and Port Complex (CIPP) in the state of Ceara, Brazil and is a joint venture of South Korean steelmakers POSCO and Dongkuk Steel and Brazil-based miner Vale. The whole project is expected to be completed in 2015 and will have an annual steel slab output of three million mt.