Graycor Industrial recently celebrated its 20th anniversary of providing construction services to AK Steel’s Middletown, Ohio, steelmaking facility. Graycor has been a consistent and value-added service provider to AK Steel as it supports the construction and maintenance needs of AK Steel’s largest steelmaking operation. Middletown Works, located in southwest Ohio, midway between Cincinnati and Dayton, is among the most productive integrated steel operations. Its carbon steel melting, casting, hot and cold rolling, and finishing operations cover more than 2,791 acres.
Over the past 20 years Graycor has provided an extensive variety of construction services to AK Steel ranging from new facility installation to ongoing maintenance and repair. “We obviously view AK Steel as a core client that understands our ability to be a long term construction services provider that can deliver a wide range of industrial construction solutions. We embrace and appreciate our relationship with AK Steel and are proud to be a construction partner to one of the leading steelmaking companies in North America,” says Ted Vrehas, Vice President at Graycor Industrial Constructors.
According to Tom Muchesko, Senior Vice President at Graycor Industrial Constructors, “We have been fortunate enough to be able to grow with AK Steel over the years and continue to provide a level and breadth of services that have assisted in making Middletown Works one of the leading steelmaking facilities in North America.”
Headquartered in West Chester, Ohio, AK Steel is a world leader in the production of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, primarily for automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, construction, and electrical power generation and distribution markets. The company operates seven steel plants and two tube manufacturing plants across four states: Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania.