Materials Support


Our dedicated Materials Support team—with more than 250+ years of combined experience—brings the tools, the talent, the training, and the technology to help you meet the most complex challenges.


Galv vs. Nature, 18 months

Just how long does a galvanized surface maintain its gloss under real-world storage conditions? We're still comparing coatings at our outdoor test station. At 18 months, acrylic remains the clear winner.

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From testing and analysis to training to high-level research, our experts partner with you.


From Steel 101 to custom engineering issues, our experienced metallurgists are available to teach your team.

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Steel can’t take a punch? Our team used thorough analysis to help restore a customer’s punch die performance.

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Our experts participate in academic research… read and learn how we’re helping to improve galvanized processes.

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Researching a problem? Good chance we already solved it.


Looking for tech services? How to get better materials, processes, solutions, and training.

Our metallurgy experts will come to you—to teach your team what’s new in steel chemistry, processing, product development, and more. Ideal for training on the basics or advanced education to spur innovation among your most experienced team members.

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Questions about our materials support?

Answers to frequently asked questions get you off to a good start.

Our experts help you solve material issues and improve production processes.

Steel is a custom product, and every challenge is unique. Let us show you how testing and analysis can help you make it better.

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Your dedicated, attentive, multi-function customer service team includes a technical adviser.

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As the price of steel goes up and down, your costs, prices, and performance are at risk.

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From high quality galvanized to hot rolled to pickling, if it's steel, we make it. Better.

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