Steel Producer Begins Construction

Steel producer Nucor Corp. has broken ground as construction begins on its new $1.7 billion manufacturing mill in Kentucky.The plant in Meade County is expected to create 400 full-time jobs when steel plate production begins in 2022, with average annual compensation of $72,000.Nucor executives expect the project will create an average of 960 temporary construction jobs, peaking at 1,500, Beshear’s office said.

Source: MG News

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