Energy

Awards and Recognition

2017 Better Practice Award

2017 Better Practice Award from the US Department of Energy

2017 Leadership in Energy Conservation and Environmental Stewardship

The first industrial company to complete the 50001 Ready program

Energy Projects

Charter Steel is continuously working on energy efficiency improvement projects, such as:

  • Installation of a precision gas mixing and control system, an EndoInjector
  • Compressed air study
  • LED lighting
  • Replacement of a hot gas recuperator
  • Improving internal sub metering
  • Billet reheat furnace improvements
  • Installation of VFDs
  • Installation of a waste heat recovery scrap preheating furnace
Reheat Furnance

Energy Teams

At Charter Steel we work best when we are collaborating with each other. 60 employees are involved in our energy teams and together we:

  • Analyze current energy consumption to target areas with significant energy use
  • Identify projects and create action plans to achieve energy saving goals
  • Communicate about energy use and increase energy awareness