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BlueScope local news from the Illawarra

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The Hoskins family Returns for a Visit

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Charles Hoskins had the vision to grow the steel industry in Australia and relocate his Lithgow Works to Port Kembla in the 1920s. In 2018, many of his descendants came to visit their family's legacy.

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Flagstaff "Life Choices Hub" opens at Port Kembla

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The relationship between BlueScope (BHP for much of that time) and the Flagstaff Group goes back 50 plus years.

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The Prime Minister Visits Again

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visited the Port Kembla Steelworks early this year to find out more about the local impact of potential trade sanctions on steel imported into the USA.

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A Visit from the Prime Minister

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visited BlueScope's Port Kembla steelworks late in 2017 to speak to outgoing CEO Paul O'Malley and tour the plant.

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Real Men Wear Pink

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They started out with a $3,000 fundraising target...

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Green and Gold Bell Frogs make a comeback

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Recent rain in the Illawarra has most likely contributed to a recent boom in the Green and Gold Bell Frog population at the Port Kembla Steelworks. BlueScope has a purpose-built facility on the outskirts of the plant to look after the endangered species.

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New Coke Loading Facility in action at Port Kembla

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New Coke loading facility in action at Port Kembla

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Sustainability Achievement Award

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BlueScope has received the 10 year sustainability achievement award in the New South Wales government 2016 Green Globe awards.

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2016 BlueScope Environment Awards

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BlueScope has announced the winners of the BlueScope Environment Awards for 2016:

Environment Improvement Award - No 5 Blast Furnace Waste Refractory Reclamation Project - Ironmaking, BANZ Manufacturing.

Environment Engagement Award –Community Waste Oil Collection Program - Pacific Steel, Fiji.

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Record for a Day's Production!

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Production record at Number 5 Blast Furnace.

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