Usiminas socio-environmental program is awarded at a FIEMG event

“Caminhos do Vale” (Valley Paths) Project was one of the highlights of the Sustainable Production and Consumption Week, held at the entity’s headquarters in Belo Horizonte. By innovating to gather company, public power and community as partners in favor of socio-environmental development, Usiminas “Caminhos do Vale” (Valley Paths) program was awarded last week with the […]


Mineração Usiminas plans to resume operation of ore treatment unit

Mineração Usiminas (MUSA) announced that it intends to resume its production at two of its ore treatment facilities in Serra Azul region (Minas Gerais). The decision will increase the company’s current production by 25% or about 800 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate in 2017, destined to the foreign market, with shipments volume in 2018 […]


Recognized Excellence

Usiminas was awarded as the best raw material supplier of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) during the company’s Annual Supplier Conference & Awards held in Belo Horizonte at the end of May. The winners of the 16 categories were chosen based on the assessment of performance indicators last year, in the areas of quality, delivery, cost, […]


Usiminas celebrates 60 years of partnership with Japan

The “Lanari-Horikoshi”agreement, as it is known the letter of intent between Brazil and Japan for Usiminas foundation, represents a milestone for the National and State(M.Gerais) Industries This Saturday June 3rd. marks the “Lanari-Horikoshi” letter of intent signing sixtieth anniversary, which formalized the commitment of the Japanese participation in the construction of Usiminas. The venture was […]


“Soluções Usiminas” receives unprecedented award from Honda

“Soluções Usiminas” is the first steel service center awarded by Honda in almost two decades of the Suppliers Meeting awards promoted by the Japanese automaker. The company, which is Usiminas arm dedicated to processing and distribution of steel, received the trophy in the Business Standout category, the main award of the night, in the 19th […]


Usiminas posted net income of R$ 108 million in 1T17

Adjusted EBITDA in the first quarter of the year, of R$ 533 million, reached best result for the last eleven quarters  After 11 quarters, Usiminas returned to net income and posted a positive result of R$ 108 million in 1Q17, compared to a net loss of R$ 195 million in the previous quarter. In the […]


DNIT authorizes the use of the steel aggregate in federal highways

An alternative for reducing costs in road construction, the material is environmentally friendly and has quality and safety guaranteed  The National Department of Transport Infrastructure (DNIT) has issued a National Technical Specification which establishes technical conditions for the supply of steel aggregate, known as “Açobrita” (Gravel-Steel), to be used on federal highways. The material, originated […]


Metal structure reduces construction time in “Lagoinha” Complex

Usiminas Mecânica supplies structures for the construction of the new East Viaduct Lane in the central region of Belo Horizonte Usiminas Mecânica started the last stage of the supply of metal structures for the duplication of the access loop of the East Viaduct, part of “Lagoinha” Complex, in Belo Horizonte. The differential of the project, […]


World Water Day: Usiminas already recirculates more than 95% of the water it uses

Usiminas has set the example by rationally using the water resources required for its production process. The result is that the average freshwater recirculation index at the Ipatinga and Cubatão plants reached 95.6%. The increase in recirculation is a consequence of investments, over time, in recirculation units. “At Usiminas, and especially in Steelmaking industry, which […]


New Interns arrive at Usiminas

Putting into practice the knowledge acquired in the classroom and taking the first steps in the professional career are some of the main goals highlighted by the new interns at Usiminas companies. After a period of integration, the group, made up of 170 college undergraduates and technical-professional course students, is already part of the teams […]