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Take a look at some of the highlights during that time.
Parduman K Gupta set up his first venture in Ludhiana, India, making steel fasteners for the biking industry.
Sanjeev Gupta established LIBERTY House Group while studying Economics & Management at Cambridge University.
PK Gupta set up SIMEC as an export and import house in India.
LIBERTY grew into a commodity trade house focused on ferrous
and non-ferrous metals with offices in London, Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong
Opened London, Dubai, Hong Kong and Indian offices as the business refocused primarily on sustainable power, mining and
acquired Uskmouth B Power Station in Newport and renamed it SIMEC Uskmouth Power Station (SUP).
SIMEC Uskmouth Power Station (SUP) restarted.
restarted Newport mill renaming it LIBERTY Steel Newport.
purchased second largest UK engineering group Caparo Industries
SIMEC secured significant stake in Tidal Lagoon Power.
unveiled European headquarters in Geneva
Acquired Mabey Bridge asset with capability to manufacture wind towers and T-Pylons.
SIMEC unveiled first Liquid Bio Power renewable plant in Newport, Wales.
LIBERTY reopened the iconic Dalzell steel mill in Scotland
International division LIBERTY Recycling launched
LIBERTY reopened structural hollow sections mill in South Wales
inaugurated new Shanghai office
Sanjeev Gupta acquired Wyelands Bank
acquired 2 hydropower stations in the Scottish Highlands and
unveiled a fleet of biofuel stations
expanded automotive expertise with the acquisition of CovPress and Shiftec.
acquired Tata’s Speciality Steels division.
LIBERTY acquired 100% of the share capital of Caparo Merchant Bar.
agrees to purchase Hartlepool Mill
acquired the UK operations of AMTEK
acquired the Arrium Mining & OneSteel operations in Australia.
reached agreement with Zen Energy to acquire majority stake in the business.
entered into unconditional agreement to acquire Green Highland Renewables.
SIMEC Energy and Atlantis Resources join forces to develop tidal power generation.
entered the US market with the acquisition of the Georgetown rod mill.
acquired Export Metals in Tampa, USA.
acquired shares in Demica and purchased TransWorld Insurance Corporation.
invested in Atlantis Resources and bought Green Highland Renewables
acquired Tahmoor Coking coal mine in Australia
enters agreement with Diamond Bank PLC of Nigeria to acquire its UK-regulated banking subsidiary, Diamond Bank (UK) PLC
acquired last French manufacturer of aluminium wheels AR Industries
acquired Aluminium Dunkerque, the largest aluminium smelter in Europe
completed the purchase of KCI, the leading integrated wire rod and wire products producer in the USA
acquired France’s second largest vehicle converter Durisotti
completes the acquisition of Diamond Bank UK
purchased Saint Jean Industries and Fonderie du Poitou Fonte in France
expanded wire capabilities in the USA with the purchase of Johnstown Wire Technologies
acquired 7 major steelworks in Europe from ArcelorMittal
LIBERTY Steel Group created
GFG Alliance buys Adhunik Metaliks, an integrated steel plant in Odisha, marking its entry into India – one of the world’s fastest growing steel markets.
ALVANCE Aluminium Group is created.
LIBERTY Steel Group acquires Ascoval and Hayange with a strong industrial plan to create an integrated GREENSTEEL steel rail business.
LIBERTY acquires TEMCO, a hydro energy-powered smelter in Bell Bay, Northern Tasmania.
LIBERTY completes its acquisition for Huta Częstochowa in Poland with an industrial plan to create an integrated GREENSTEEL plate business supplying LIBERTY Ostrava.