SMC Today

SMC Today

SMC is one of the largest and most advanced steel companies in West Africa

to work in island-mode worldwide, using its own 60 MW gas turbines to power the plant in addition to using its own gases to manufacture various products.


Producing energy from the 4 installed gas turbines of 15MW each, SMC is able to sell excess power to the government, National Grid and other private entities. SMC has an annual installed capacity of 300,000 tpa and sells rebar, wire rod in coils and Billets. Moreover, SMC produces Oxygen, Nitrogen and Argon for the EAF steel production and for the Nigerian Markets. SMC has invested more than USD 200 million into the whole project since its inception. Throughout the years SMC has worked hard to obtain all necessary certifications, performing up to International standards. SMC has been granted all approvals and certifications necessary for its operations and products including ISO 14001:2015, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 18001: 2017 and the MANCAP certificate (Nigeria)