No.6 Blast Furnace Reline at Port Kembla



We are strengthening our communities for the future.

Our No.5 Blast Furnace is expected to reach the end of its life sometime between 2026-30, and the relining of the No.6 Blast Furnace is critical in ensuring the future of steelmaking in the Illawarra region.

Click here to review the full details of the project and listen to the question and answers from our ‘virtual’ Town Hall community session held on Thursday 7 October 2021. And there is more recent information under News & Updates.

You might also want to take a moment to view a video on the blast furnace process.



Reline Summary

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Planning Process timeline