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ArcelorMittal wins ISSF Silver Award for the Mont Saint-Michel project

ArcelorMittal won the ISSF Silver Award for Best New Application featuring New Market Developments for the tidal sluice gates at Mont Saint-Michel (France).

Last year, thanks to the very strong anti-corrosion properties of Industeel duplex steel UR® 2205, the UNESCO-listed tourist hot spot Mont Saint-Michel was freed from the sand and became an island again. 

A dam was built on the Couesnon River to flush away sediment with the flow of water and ArcelorMittal provided steel for the dam valves, produced at Industeel Le Creusot plant.

Read the full article about the project


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