SEC Form 3
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0104
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Stratman Robert J

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Executive Vice President
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 111,681 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Option 03/01/2005 08/31/2011 Common Stock 4,444 19.683 D
Stock Option 03/01/2006 08/31/2012 Common Stock 3,032 28.86 D
Stock Option 09/01/2005 02/29/2012 Common Stock 6,100 30.73 D
Explanation of Responses:
Kelly J. Wilmoth 10/02/2007
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
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Exhibit 24

Confirming Statement

This Statement confirms that the undersigned, Robert J. Stratmen, has
authorized and designated Terry S. Lisneby, James D. Frias, A. Rae
Eagle and Kelly J. Wilmoth to execute and file on the undersigneds
behalf all Forms 3, 4, and 5 (including any amendments thereto) that
the undersigned may be required to file with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission as a resulf of the undersigneds ownership of or
transactions in securities of Nucor Corporation. The authority of
Terry S. Lisenby, James D. Frias, A. Rae Eagle and Kelly J. Wilmoth
under this Statement shall continue until the undersigned is no
longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with regard to his ownership
of or transactions in Nucor Corporation, unless earlier revoked in
writing. The undersigned acknowledges that Terry S. Lisenby,
James D. Frias, A. Rae Eagle and Kelly J. Wilmoth are not assuming
any of the undersigneds responsibilities to comply with Section 16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.