May 11, 2006
Nucor Corp. announced today that its president and chief executive officer, Daniel R. DiMicco, has assumed the additional role of chairman. DiMicco has been with Nucor for 23 years and has served as president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors since September 2000. He has served as vice chairman since June 2001.
Nucor's board of directors also has designated Peter C. Browning, formerly non-executive chairman of the board, as its lead director. Browning has been a director since 1999 and non-executive chairman since September 2000.