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Platinum Sponsors

Red Bud Industries

Red Bud Industries

Red Bud Industries is a world leader in the manufacturing of Coil Processing Equipment. Today, their equipment can be found in operation in all the major world markets processing materials of all types. Throughout the industry, Red Bud Industries is known for pioneering, developing, and producing state of the art Slitting Lines, Cut-To-Length/Multi-Blanking Lines, Heavy Gage Plate Lines, Stretcher Levelers, and other Coil Processing Equipment. With a modern manufacturing complex of over 200,000 square feet, Red Bud Industries possesses the manufacturing capacity and prowess to produce some of the most advanced Coil Processing Systems available anywhere in the world.

Gold Sponsors

Mill Steel Company

Mill Steel Company

Founded in 1959 by Harry Samrick, Mill Steel Co. is one of North America’s premier flat-rolled steel suppliers. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, Mill Steel operates six service center locations including Grand Rapids and Melvindale, MI, Anderson and Jeffersonville, IN, Birmingham, AL, and Houston, TX. Mill Steel excels at serving some of the world’s most demanding industries with its steadfast dedication to superior quality, delivery, and performance. The company continues to grow by consistently operating with integrity, putting its customers and associates first. For more information about Mill Steel Co., visit www.millsteel.com.

Bank of America

Bank of America

For nearly a century, companies from virtually every industry have relied on the professionals at Bank of America Business Capital to deliver sound financial solutions. As one of the largest asset-based lenders in the world — serving the United States, Canada and Europe — we’re committed to understanding the needs of middle-market and large corporate borrowers like you. Our proven track record and financial expertise have helped to create lasting relationships and client success.
If your company is seeking financing solutions of $10 million or more, you can benefit from the flexibility and versatility of an asset-based structure. With experience in a broad array of industries, we serve companies in the following sectors: Manufacturing, Wholesaling, Distribution and Services.
Visit bofaml.com/businesscapital

Crowe

Crowe

Crowe is one of the largest public accounting, consulting, and technology firms in the United States. With decades of experience in the metals industry, we provide metals-specific accelerators, analytics tools, and productivity apps to help your business get the most out of its technology and ERP platforms. We invest in tomorrow because we know smart decisions build lasting value for our clients, people, and profession.

Big River Steel

Big River Steel

Big River Steel invested $1.3 billion to build and start up the world’s first Flex Mill®, a steel mini mill focused on the production of a wide product spectrum, including advanced automotive steels and electrical steels. Since operations began in early 2017, Big River Steel has provided steel products to over 225 customers in the automotive, energy, construction and agricultural industries. And that’s just the beginning. At Big River, there’s no talk of the status quo. True innovation is rebellious.

Heidtman Steel

Heidtman Steel

Headquartered in Toledo, OH, Heidtman Steel is a solution driven flat rolled steel service center network. Serving a vast array of markets, Heidtman operates 9 wholly owned or joint venture steel processing facilities, with most of them adjacent to steel mills. Long known for expertise in the application of high strength steels, Heidtman also markets Advance High Strength Steels. Capitalizing on diverse captive capabilities, and innovative risk management programs, Heidtman provides customers the ultimate in cost effective solutions.

Heidtman Capabilities:
Pickling
Slitting
Edging
Temper Pass
One Pass
Stretcher Levelling
Galvanizing
First Operation Blanking

Pacesetter

Pacesetter

THE PACESETTER WAY
We invest in world-class technology to drive continuous improvement across production, quality, supply chain and value to customers. At Pacesetter, we empower vision at every level of our company. The culture we’ve built serves a single purpose: to deliver world-class results for every customer, and put together in a new way manufacturing, delivery, service and insight-driving digital technologies.

Contact Pacesetter for your steel & processing needs:
Galvanized, Galvannealed, Cold Rolled, Aluminized, Stainless, and Galvanized Bonderized
Slitting, Blanking, Cut-to-Length, Toll Processing, Value-Add (Prepainting, Embossing, Perforating, Fabricating)

Ternium USA, Inc.

Ternium USA, Inc.

We are a leading company in the Americas that manufactures and processes a wide range of steel products using the most advanced technology. With 17 production centers in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, United States, Guatemala and Mexico, we manufacture high-complexity steel products that supply the main industries and markets in the region.
We have an efficient, fully-integrated production system. Our facilities feature the whole manufacturing process of steelmaking, from the mining of iron ore to the production of high value added products for the most demanding industries.
With excellence as our primary goal, we provide the best products and services to our customers.
The Ternium trademark is your assurance of quality.

Kenwal Steel

Kenwal Steel

Kenwal Steel is a world class steel service center providing a large variety of different grades and types of flat rolled steel products. We are a top 20 service center located in Dearborn, MI, Burns Harbor, IN and Lebanon, TN. We have a network of seven slitting lines and a high-volume pickling line. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority. We have been in business for over 70 years building lasting relationships with our customers. Our customers choose Kenwal for our deep technical knowledge of steel, expert source selection and our world class quality and delivery.

Silver Sponsors

Nucor

Nucor

Nucor Corporation and its affiliates manufacture steel and steel products at more than 200 operating facilities primarily in North America. Nucor is the largest steel producer in the United States, operating 25 scrap-based steel mills that have an annual production capacity of more than 27,000,000 tons. Nucor is also North America’s largest recycler. Nucor’s steel mills recycled approximately 19.9 million tons of scrap steel last year. Nucor, through The David J. Joseph Company, also brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron and HBI/DRI; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Nucor’s headquarters are located in Charlotte, North Carolina, and the company employs more than 26,000 teammates.

BMO Harris Bank

BMO Harris Bank

BMO Harris Bank, part of BMO Financial Group and based in North America, is a highly diversified capital and financial services provider with a long standing history in the Metals space. Our established Metals team is ready to help you achieve your vision; to learn more please contact Andrew.Pappas@bmo.com.

Magic Coil Products LLC

Magic Coil Products LLC

Magic Coil Products LLC is a steel service center located on campus with Steel Dynamics Corporation in Butler, Indiana. Magic Coil Products has the ability to process hot roll, cold roll, hot dip galvanized, galvaneal and pre-paint. MCP has the following processing equipment: Two Braner slitters with the ability to process material with a gauge range of .012 – ¼” with a max coil width of 72”. MCP also operates a Red Bud Multi-blanking line with a gauge range of .020 to .140 and a max master coil max width of 72”. The MBL has the ability to produce sheets as well as take four in-line cuts to produce tight tolerance precision blanks.

 MCP offers the following services:
- Toll Processing
- Material Storage
- Customized inventory programs
- Inside sales and logistics management

Please visit our web-site at www.magiccoilproducts.com or call 260.868.COIL (2645) for inquires or additional information on Magic Coil Products.

CME Group

CME Group

As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. Through its exchanges, CME Group offers the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural products and metals.
CME Group provides electronic trading globally on its CME Globex platform. The company also offers clearing and settlement services across asset classes for exchange-traded and over-the-counter derivatives through its clearinghouse, CME Clearing. CME Group’s products and services ensure that businesses around the world can effectively manage risk and achieve growth.

Delta Steel Technologies

Delta Steel Technologies

Delta Steel Technologies has specialized in the design and manufacturing of Flat Rolled Metal Processing Equipment. Our Products include the most advanced "State Of The Art Technologies" in Coil Processing Equipment. Our ability to provide both Steel Producing Mills and Metal Service Center has allowed our Engineers and Technician to share a best practices approach to the development and construction of our products. We at Delta Steel Technologies aspire to provide our customer with the perfect combination of ingenuity and durability.We are completely aware that our customers buy our products to last for years, decades and even span generations.

SMA (Steel Manufacturers Association)

SMA (Steel Manufacturers Association)

SMA is the largest steel industry trade association in the United States, representing North American Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) steel producers. EAF steelmakers account for almost 70 percent of domestic steelmaking capacity using an innovative, 21st century production process that is less energy-intensive and has a lower carbon footprint than blast furnace steelmaking. Through EAF steel production, more steel is recycled than aluminium, paper and plastic combined. SMA’s 24 EAF producer members and over 100 associate members have operations in 43 states.

Bronze Sponsors

MidWest Materials

MidWest Materials

MidWest Materials, Inc. is a premier steel service center serving the metal needs of leading manufacturers across North America.  Currently distributing Hot Rolled, HRPO, Cold Rolled and Coated steel products the warehousing and processing facility in Perry, Ohio also includes the largest and most advanced Leveltek Stretch Leveling System in North America (5/8” x 101), corrective levelers, slitters, shears, an on-site testing laboratory, direct rail access and a dedicated fleet of trucks.  The third-generation family owned company celebrated its 67th Anniversary in 2019 and operates on the principles of quality, service, safety, innovation and a dedication to long term relationships with vendors, customer, employees and the community. For more information, visit www.midwestmaterials.com

Alliance Steel LLC

Alliance Steel LLC

Alliance Steel is a full-service flat rolled steel processor, material distributor, and service provider dedicated to supporting a variety of manufacturing needs across many industrial sectors.

We offer hot-rolled, cold-rolled, coated, pre-paint and stainless steel products in a wide range of gauges and grades, processed to your specifications. Our service capabilities include slitting, shearing, blanking, stretcher leveling, lasering, metallurgical support and custom logistics solutions.

As an ISO 9001:2015-certified company, Alliance Steel is committed to providing quality products on time and at competitive prices. We view customers as long-term business partners, and our team will do its best to make that partnership successful.

Ratner Steel Supply Company

Ratner Steel Supply Company

Ratner Steel is a service center specializing in flat rolled only. We typically carry upwards of 80k tons between our locations in MN, IN and our newest facility, Osceola, AR. With the most modern technology in stretch leveling in our plants we can meet your flat rolled needs!

Acero Prime

Acero Prime

Acero Prime is one of the most complete steel service centers in Mexico. Besides the steel processing services, that includes slitting, cut to length and multi-blanking, we offer a complete solution in logistics (truck and rail freights), temporary importation, storage, JIT deliveries, port maneuvers, EDI communication, among others. With facilities located in San Luis Potosi, Ramos Arizpe, Toluca and Monterrey, we handle more than 700,000 net tons of steel per year, acting as an integrator between steel producers, distributors and customers. Our strong commitment is to help our customers to get what they need in the most efficient way.



Paragon Steel

Paragon Steel

Paragon Steel is an ISO 9001-2015 flat rolled steel distributor and processor with two state-of-the-art facilities on the campus of Steel Dynamics, Inc. in Butler, IN. We offer supply chain program management, daily inbound and outbound rail shipments, storage options, in-house lab services, custom packaging and more. Paragon features three slitting lines and a shape correcting cut-to-length line, providing consistently high-quality products with first class service. At Paragon, trust has always been at the core of what we do and who we are. We invite you to visit Paragon-Steel.com to see why our customers, vendors and employees “Trust the Process”.