United States Steel Corporation (Tier 3)

System Name: United States Steel Corporation (Tier 3)
Location: Various, IL IN
County: 3 Counties
System Type: DMR Tier 3 Non-Standard
System Voice: DMR
System ID: HEX: S1 DEC: S1
Last Updated: March 17, 2024, 23:09 pm UTC   [Updated General System Details]
System Notes

DMR T3 TIIInonStd[Auto] (MOT) RAS; Sites 1-3 are not very active.  Site 4 is extremely active, depending on it's status. Some sites formerly owned by National Steel Corp.

6/29/22 - The announcement that U.S. Steel is considering the sale of the iron-making side of its Granite City Works facility would mean the closure of much of the steel-processing side of the plant and the elimination of about 1,000 jobs starting in 2024

Site 3, East Chicago Tin (IN) closed in 2019. Sold to ArcelorMittal Sep 2020.  Sold to Cleveland Cliffs, now known as Cliffs Indiana Harbor. USS still holds an active license, and CC may be using this trunked site.  They also have some other FCC Licenses 

Sites and Frequencies

Red (c) are control channel capable frequencies
Site Name County Freqs
001 (1) Gary Works (IN) Lake, IN 461.6625463.5875c464.2625c464.5875  
002 (2) Midwest Plant (Portage IN) Porter, IN 461.4875c461.7875463.4375   
003 (3) East Chicago Tin (IN) Lake, IN 461.6125c     
004 (4) Granite City Works (IL) Madison, IL 460.700c462.200c462.225462.525464.7875452.075c


DEC Mode Alpha TagDescriptionTag
64TSteel Ops 64Steel OpsBusiness
128TFurnace 128Furnace ElectriciansBusiness
132TSteel Ops 132Steel OpsBusiness
183TSteel Ops 183Steel OpsBusiness
791TSteel Ops 791Steel OpsBusiness
803TDolomite 803Dolomite DeliveryBusiness
804TSteel Ops 804Steel OpsBusiness
805TSteel Ops 805Steel OpsBusiness
806TSteel Ops 806Steel OpsBusiness
808TSteel Ops 808Steel OpsBusiness
811TSteel Ops 811Steel OpsBusiness
814TSteel Ops 814Steel OpsBusiness
815TSteel Ops 815Steel OpsBusiness
817TSprayers 817SprayersBusiness
819TSteel Ops 819Steel OpsBusiness
824TSteel Ops 824Steel OpsBusiness
830TSteel Ops 830Steel OpsBusiness
831TSteel Ops 831Steel OpsBusiness
835TSteel Ops 835Steel OpsBusiness
836TSteel Ops 836Steel OpsBusiness
838TSteel Ops 838Steel OpsBusiness
839TSteel Ops 839Steel OpsBusiness
843TSteel Ops 843Steel OpsBusiness
844TSteel Ops 844Steel OpsBusiness
845TSteel Ops 845Steel OpsBusiness
847TSteel Ops 847Ops (Moving Scaffolding)Business
853TSteel Ops 853 Steel OpsBusiness
855TSteel Ops 855Steel OpsBusiness
858TSteel Ops 858Steel OpsBusiness
859TSteel Ops 859Steel OpsBusiness
861TSteel Ops 861Steel OpsBusiness
867TSteel Ops 867Steel OpsBusiness
870TSteel Ops 870Steel OpsBusiness
872TSteel Ops 872Operations (with Dispatcher)Business
885TConfined Spc 885Confined Space OpsBusiness
887TSecurityPerimeter Security / Accountability ChecksSecurity
888TSteel Ops 888Steel OpsBusiness
912TSteel Ops 912Steel Ops (Stern Foreman)Business
914TRail Ops 914Rail OpsBusiness
934TSteel Ops 934Steel OpsBusiness
943TSteel Ops 943Steel OpsBusiness
DEC Mode Alpha TagDescriptionTag
3001TGary Fire 3001FIreFire Dispatch
DEC Mode Alpha TagDescriptionTag
2001TPortage SecuritySecuritySecurity
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