Winston-Salem Southbound Railway

Nucor’s new micro mill will produce rebar, which is used primarily in concrete reinforcement for the construction of roads, buildings, bridges and other structures. The manufacturer’s steel bar products are said to contain 97% recycled content. Photo Credit: Nucor

For Nucor, New N.C. Micro Mill

Industrial steel manufacturer Nucor Corporation plans to build a $350 million rebar micro mill in Lexington, N.C., to be served by Winston-Salem Southbound Railway, which is jointly owned by Norfolk Southern (NS) and CSX.