If all goes as planned, a state of the art iron ore processing plant will go up along the La Quinta Ship Channel near Portland. The $740 million facility is the brainchild of a steel company based out of Linz, Austria.

As 3News has reported, a local delegation of elected officials and business leaders is currently in Austria to see for themselves just how the company operates. Kiii News Anchor Joe Gazin is traveling with them, and joined us via Skype with the details.