Blast furnance number four project at Port Talbot's steelworks
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Tata Steel's £185m Blast Furnace No 4 fires up

One of the biggest private employers in Wales has started production at its new £185m blast furnace in Port Talbot.

The project to rebuild the No 4 furnace at Tata Steel is the most significant investment there in decades.

The Port Talbot plant is the UK's largest steelworks and the furnace will be operating fully by the end of the week.

Presenter Kate Morgan spoke to BBC Wales business correspondent Nick Servini, who was outside the plant.

Steel boost as new furnace fires up

  • 12 Feb 2013
  • From the section Wales