Awards and recognitions
Supplier of the Year Award - Category: Metallic Products
Granted by: Volkswagen Brazil
Accomplishment: Commercial excellence in the supply of quality steel within client specification.
Supplier of the Year Qualitas Award - Category: Raw Material
Granted by: Fiat Chrysler South America
Accomplishment: Performance in the supply of steel regarding quality, innovation, competitiveness and services.
Renault Award - Category: Top Supplier in Logistics Components
Granted by: Renault
Accomplishment: Quality and efficiency in products and services, social and environmental responsibility.
Granted by: Brazilian Academy for Human Rights
Accomplishment: Excellence in initiatives regarding health and safety, as well as environmental management and engagement with the community.
Época Magazine Empresa Verde Award - Category: Industry
Granted by: Época magazine
Project: Novos Caminhos
Accomplishment: Balance and results in environmental and social actions.
Performance Excellence Awards (PEA) - Category: Health and Safety
Granted by: ArcelorMittal Group
Project: Blast Furnace 1 Revamping
Accomplishment: Revamping carried out in 635 days, from pre-shutdown to blow-in totalling 5.04 million man/hour work without LTI.
Health and Safety Management Top Award - Category: Gold
Granted by: Agência Brasil de Segurança (ABS)
Project: Health and Safety Management System
Accomplishment: Continuous evolution in accident and occupational disease prevention results.
Benchmarking Brasil Award
Granted by: Programa Benchmarking Ambiental Brasileiro
Project: Novos Caminhos
Accomplishment: Development of sustainable action joining residues management and social projects management to foster improvements in urban and rural mobility.
Did you know?
Present in over 60 countries and having over 250 thousand employees, the ArcelorMittal Group is a world leader in the production of flat and long steel.
Having a management model based on three pillars – sustainability, quality and leadership – the Group continuously invests in new technologies aimed to improve the production process and keep the units at the forefront of the world steel sector.
People from everywhere
In order to build and put the plant in operation Tubarão received professionals from other states and even countries such as Japan and Italy. Determined to contribute to the excellence of the new steel production plant they built a unique corporate culture focused on quality with stability, discipline with happiness and responsibility with creativity.
Besides its logistics advantages, ArcelorMittal Tubarão location made it possible to incorporate in its design a modern and efficient sea water system for equipment cooling purposes.
After being used without no direct contact with any equipment the sea water is returned to the ocean with no change to its initial characteristics.
ArcelorMittal Tubarão is an integrated steel production plant, which means that the unit carries out all the steps of the steel production process: coke, sinter and pig iron production, hot metal production, slab casting and rolling.
The plant also produces all the electric power needed in the production in thermo electrical stations using the steam and gases from its production processes.