NEW YORK The new owner of
the former RG Steel LLC facility in Warren, Ohio, is in the
process of auctioning off excess assets while retaining
anything vital to hot-mill functions as it pursues potential
operations at the site.
"We have an agreement to auction
off any spare and excess assets on the finishing side of the
facilitynothing related to the hot side," BDM Warren
Steel Holdings LLC general manager Michael Bechtold told
He said the items being
auctioned off primarily include anything related to such
operations as the galvanizing and silicon annealing lines,
which had been idle for years, citing backhoes and loaders as
examples of excess equipment.
The website of Vancouver,
British Columbia-based Maynards Industries Ltd., one of the
firms handling the auction, has a list of items being offered
that includes haulers, annealing furnaces, fabrication shops,
welding machines, and slitting and pickling lines.
The auction is scheduled to be
held March 12 through 15, according to the Maynards