NASHWAUK, Minn., May 19, 2021 – Mesabi Metallics Co. LLC hosted a lunch event on its property in Nashwauk to thank the community and community leaders for supporting the taconite mining and pelletization project being developed at Nashwauk which is the largest private investment in the State of Minnesota.
Industry veteran Larry Sutherland, who became Mesabi Metallics President and COO on May 15, addressed the audience and provided a brief status update. “I’m very excited to join the team and look forward to completing the project.” he said.
About 50 local supporters including the Mayor of Nashwauk, Itasca County Commissioners, local construction contractors and local community leaders attended this event.
Ravi Ruia, from Essar Group, was also present and thanked supporters for standing by the project.