The world's first flex mill is about to begin full production. Big River Steel (BRS) will be fully operational in early 2017, but they're melt shop and hot mill are currently operational - having produced its first hot roll coil tube. One of the largest industrial development projects in Arkansas history, BRS is expected to hire over 500 employees at an annual average salary of $75,000.
BRS has also been working closely with Arkansas Northeastern College as the hiring and training process has taken place. To read more, click on the link below.