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The company was known as Spartan-Redheugh, part of the Firth Group (North East of England), until 2001, when Gruppo Malacalza of Italy bought the steel manufacture site and set up a new company named Spartan UK. In February 2008, Malacalza sold Spartan UK & Trametal Spa to Metinvest, the vertically integrated mining & metals group from Ukraine.
Spartan UK is part of the Steel & Rolled Product Division of Metinvest Holding LLC, along with Trametal and Valsider of Italy. Together the three companies have more than 1 million tonnes of flat product capacity (quarto plates & coil). Spartan manufactures wide range of high quality carbon steel plate for constructions, heavy engineering and other consuming industries.