Cleveland-Cliffs Inc

Burns Harbor is a fully integrated steelmaking facility located on Lake Michigan in Northwest Indiana, 50 miles southeast of Chicago. The location allows for prime shipping access to the Port of Indiana, as well as excellent highway and railroad transport. It is the only steelmaking facility in the U.S. that is bordered on two sides by a national park. The plant operates two blast furnaces and is capable of producing five million tons of raw steel annually. Burns Harbor primarily serves the automotive industry. Other key markets include appliance, automotive, construction, converters, distribution and pipe and tube.

Major Production Facilities

  • Coke plant operations
  • Iron producing
  • Steel producing
  • Hot rolling
  • Finishing and plate rolling and heat treating



Products from Burns Harbor include:

  • Hot-rolled sheet
  • Cold-rolled sheet
  • Hot-dipped galvanized sheet


Markets served

  • Appliance
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Converters
  • Distribution
  • Pipe and tube

Burns Harbor Fact Sheet

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200 Public Square, Suite 3300, Cleveland. OH 44114-2544 - Phone: 216-694-5700