Corporate Responsibility Report 2017
Our ‘Corporate Responsibility Report’ 2017 is now available online.
‘All Weather Terminal’ First for Ghent port area
ArcelorMittal Gent, the Flemish investment company “Participatiemaatschappij Vlaanderen” (“PMV”), Euroports and North Sea Port are collaborating on the first ever roofed loading bay and warehouse in Ghent: the “All Weather Terminal” (AWT). An investment worth more than 50 million euros.
ArcelorMittal and LanzaTech break ground on €150million project to revolutionise blast furnace carbon emissions capture
ArcelorMittal has begun construction of new premises at its site in Ghent, Belgium, to house a pioneering new installation which will convert carbon-containing gas from its blast furnaces into bioethanol. If proved successful, the new concept has the potential to revolutionise blast furnace carbon emissions capture and support the decarbonisation of the transport sector.
Accident in the coking plant
On Monday November 20, at 15h10, an explosion took place in the by-products zone of the coke plant in ArcelorMittal Gent.
ArcelorMittal Belgium organises 'The Challenge', its first Industry 4.0 hackathon
Corporate Responsibility Report 2016
Our ‘Corporate Responsibility Report’ 2016 is now available online.
The Challenge – Hack4Steel
ArcelorMittal Belgium organizes 'The Challenge', its very first hackathon (Ghent, Sept 15th-17th 2017).
Inauguration world-first for steel industry: Jet Vapor Deposition
On February 3rd, His Majesty The King of the Belgians officially inaugurated a new, €63m production line - the Jet Vapor Deposition (JVD) line - at the ArcelorMittal Belgium facilities in Kessales.
Research centre for the application of steel (OCAS) celebrates its 25th anniversary
Research centre OCAS, the joint venture between ArcelorMittal and the Flemish region, celebrated its 25th anniversary in Ghent on September 6th.
ArcelorMittal Gent received the East Flanders’ Environmental Charter for the 13th consecutive time on June 15th.