August 8, 2012
So this is really the end, no kidding. Both Sparrows Point and Warren OH integrated steelworks sold to companies that will tear down the equipment, and sell it for parts, likely shipping the good stuff overseas. Word on the street is that these guys were the high bidders for SP: http://blog.hilcoind.com/
Steel Market story here: http://www.steelmarketupdate.com/modules/blog/content/post.cfm?PostID=1545
Baltimore Brew here:
A sad day for Baltimore and for American steel industry.