Nucor 8-K 2016
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 30, 2016
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Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (704) 366-7000
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(d) On November 30, 2016, the Board of Directors of Nucor Corporation (the “Corporation”) elected Patrick J. Dempsey to the Corporation’s Board of Directors, effective December 1, 2016, with a term expiring at the Corporation’s 2017 annual meeting of stockholders. Mr. Dempsey is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnes Group Inc. Concurrent with his election as a director, Mr. Dempsey was appointed to the Audit Committee, the Compensation and Executive Development Committee and the Governance and Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors. There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Dempsey and any other persons pursuant to which he was selected as a director. There are no transactions involving the Corporation and Mr. Dempsey that the Corporation would be required to report pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. Mr. Dempsey has never served as one of the Corporation’s officers or employees.
Mr. Dempsey will receive compensation in accordance with the Corporation’s standard compensation arrangements for non-employee directors, which are described under the caption “Director Compensation” in the Corporation’s definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 17, 2016, as adjusted by the Board of Directors from time to time.
A copy of the news release announcing Mr. Dempsey’s election is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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