Libyan Iron and Steel Company
The Libyan Iron and steel is considered one of the largest industrial companies in Libya , located on an area of 1,200 hectares near the town of Misrata , just 210 kilometres to the east of the city of Tripoli .
The design capacity of the company’s 1.324 million tons of liquid steel per annum adopting direct reduction of iron pellets using domestic natural gas .
The foundation stone was laid for the company in 18/09/1979 , marking the award of heavy manufacturing base in Libya .
On 09/09/1989 the opening of production units and so the company has entered the stage of production.
And the company has the following production units :
1 – direct reduction plant ( 3 units ) .
2 –steel melt shops(1.2 ) .
3 – bar and rod mills ( 4 lines ) .
4 – light and medium section mill .
5 – hot strip mill.
6 – cold strip mill .
7 – galvanizing line .
8 – coating line .
It also includes many of the ancillary units and facilities , including:
1 – port and pellet stock yard.
2 – power and water desalination plant.
3 – oxygen and compressed air.
4 – lime plant .
5 – Central Workshop .
6 – Training Centre .
7 – quality control laboratories .
8 – The resort and beach club .
As part of the company’s interest and strive to respond to the customer’s requests , and to impose its position in international markets between steel companies the company has adopted a system of international standards for quality (iso 9001/2000) and formed a council for quality assurance of the effectiveness of its application and in order to achieve desired goals , the Libyan Iron and Steel company has acquired the twelfth Europe Award of quality in 1998 , and obtained the international quality certificate (iso 9001/2000 ) on 25/03/2002 .
Marketing General Manager
Tel : +218 51 2619680 / 2613810
Fax : +218 51 2619680 / 2613810 / 2741522