BlueScope Steel is the largest publicly listed manufacturing company in Australia and the only local domestic flat steel maker. The company?s products play a big part in people?s everyday lives, being vital components in suburban houses, landmark buildings and structures and popular makes of cars. Employing approximately 8,500 people in Australia, with 1,800 located in Victoria, their largest of 30 state sites is the Western Port steel rolling, coating and painting plant located on 800-hectares in Hastings. Other BlueScope businesses in Victoria include; BlueScope Lysaght, manufacturer of the LYSAGHT? range of premium building products, BlueScope Water, manufacturer of AQUAPLATE? steel rainwater tanks, and BlueScope Distribution processing and distribution centres.
Leading the way in developing tailored solutions to customers? product requirements, they are widely recognised for fostering the research and development of innovative steel solutions and for their strategic alliances with world-leading technical partners.