Rails & Special Sections
We offer steel solutions worldwide
At a glance
With 118 million tonnes of annual production capacity and 208,500 employees across 60 countries in 2018, ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel and mining company.
Our core philosophy is to produce safe, sustainable steel. In doing so, our top priority is safety and our goal is to be the world’s safest steel and mining company.
As a company, we are committed to our promise of ‘transforming tomorrow’. Guiding us in this are our values of sustainability, quality and leadership.
Research and development
We have more than 1,300 full-time researchers and 13 laboratories worldwide. Our expense in 2018 was $290 million in research and development. Investing in the future provides the technical foundation for the sustainability and commercial success of the company.
We use our researchers’ expertise in steel to develop cleaner processes and greener products, including ultra-high-strength steels (UHSS) and Ultra-Low CO2 Steelmaking (ULCOS), to make steel production more sustainable and help reduce both our own environmental impact and that of our customers.
Rails & Special Sections
Our presence in Europe, Asia, Africa and America allows us to be present in all the key steel markets, including developed economies and emerging countries. Next time you take a train , anywhere in the world, you may be travelling in rails manufactured by ArcelorMittal.
ArcelorMittal as a leading rail producer, supplying rails for railways, subways, tram, light tracks, crossings, crane rails and rail components. We are also able to provide other special products such as cathode bars, track shoes, etc. Today we have presence in infrastructure of over 42 countries and our high technological quality allow us to participate in the more demanding tenders all over the world.
ArcelorMittal is part of the reduced group of rail manufacturers, with sites in Gijon (Spain), Dabrowa Gonizca and Chorzow (Poland), Rodange (Luxembourg) and Steelton (United States).
Our production has experienced significant growth in the all railway markets: high speed, metro, heavy haul, urban transport, port operation. Of course, an adequate product range is an essential part in order to meet customer needs. In ArcelorMittal, we count with one of the most large product offerings in the market with the best quality and the best service conditions.
ArcelorMittal has implemented a quality assurance system that meets the requirements of international standards ISO 9001 and the Association of American Railroads (USA) certification for ArcelorMittal Steelton.
ArcelorMittal, in its continuous development, has reinforced this permanent evolution in the rail sector.