NASA adds five new metal service centers as members/owners

September 2013 - North American Steel Alliance Board of Directors announced that with the addition of five new metal service centers as member/owners of the metal distribution industry’s first and largest cooperative, the co-op continues to grow at a steady and sustainable pace. NASA’s 121 service center owners represent approximately 375 operating locations servicing metal-consuming customers across all of the US and Canada.  

NASA’s newest member/owner service centers are:

Cardinal Steel Supply, Inc.

Key Contact: Steve Berra, General Manager

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6335 McKissock 

St. Louis, MO 63147

Tel: 314-382-3524


Product line:  General Line Carbon, Aluminum and Stainless 

Cardinal Steel Supply is a privately held St. Louis based company in business for over 35 years.  Cardinal proudly supplies Eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois companies with carbon steel, aluminum & stainless products with daily deliveries on their company truck fleet. Cardinal’s main product line is structural steel but also offer s specialty items of aluminum, stainless, galvanized and value-added services including saw cutting, shearing, burning and priming. Their sales team has over 100 years of combined experience being able to maneuver through fluctuating market conditions and to provide their customers the right products and services to fulfill their needs.

Speaking on behalf of the entire Cardinal team, Steve Berra stated, “We look forward to being an integral part of North American Steel Alliance (NASA) and feel that the NASA community will in turn help Cardinal Steel Supply to achieve further growth in our business.”

Lifetime Products, Inc. 

Key Contact:  Brian Bauer, Metals Purchasing

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Tel:  801.728-1672

Building H4 Freeport

Clearfield, UT 84016-0010


Product line:  General line distributor

Established in 1986, Lifetime Products, Inc. is a privately-held company headquartered in Clearfield, Utah. Starting in the owner’s garage, Lifetime Products began by building a better basketball system. This passion for continuous improvement and challenging conventional manufacturing techniques has allowed Lifetime to grow into a global manufacturer and market leader.

Lifetime’s Metals Division is a leading supplier of processed steel in the Rocky Mountain region. Lifetime’s state-of-the-art steel service center is located in Clearfield, Utah, and houses some of the industry’s most innovative equipment including a slitter, leveling lines for sheet steel, mechanical tube mills, roll formers, and stamping. Their trained and certified staff manufactures quality steel products, customized to customers’ needs, whether they require tube, roll forming, stamping, leveling, or slitting. 

Misteelco, Inc.

Key Contact:  Bill Milliken, President

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Tel:  519.679-1939

850 Dundas Street

London, Ontario N5W 2Z7


Product line:  General line distributor

Misteelco Inc. opened its doors in 1983 as a single location in St.Thomas, Ontario. Today the business has grown to seven ISO certified locations dedicated to providing superior customer service in Southwestern Ontario. Our employees’ expertise and extensive product knowledge helps set us apart from most other metals suppliers. 

An extensive inventory of Hot Rolled, Cold Rolled, Aluminum, Stainless and Tool Steels on hand, ensures that all customers’ needs and expectations are met or exceeded in today’s “Just in Time” world. The availability of a full line of metal products as well as a wide range of value-added processing options continues to make Misteelco Inc. an excellent one stop shop alternative.

North Shore Steel

Key Contact:  David Loewenstein

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1566 Miles St.

Houston, TX 77015

Tel: 713-453-3533


Product line: Carbon general line distributor

North Shore Steel is a family-owned and operated steel service center. Founded as North Shore Supply in 1955 the company’s mission has always been to provide a full range of steel products and high quality, value added services to a wide variety of customers in Houston and the Gulf coast area. Today, with the third generation in the business, North Shore Steel proudly remains true to its mission.

North Shore takes great pride in their extensive inventory of products and draws upon a large network of suppliers to insure that customers receive what they need at competitive prices. 

North Shore’s Steel Distribution division offers a full line of carbon products. They also stock stainless steel and aluminum products, and have the largest inventory of galvanized steel in the Gulf Coast region. The Plate Processing division stocks 3/16” to 10” plate, depending on grade, and has significant capacity to roll, weld, burn, and machine plate to customer specifications using the most updated CNC equipment. The North Shore Fittings and Flanges division offers a full selection of fittings and flanges through 36 inches, as well as many other related products.

Sureway Group 

Key Contact: Justin Evans

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1118 46th Ave. S.E.

Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2G 2A6

Tel: 403-287-2742


Product line:  General line carbon distributor

Established in 1970, the Sureway Group of Companies operates as a fully integrated Metal Manufacturing and Steel Service Center.  With 3 divisions: Sureway Metal Systems, Sureway Metal Warehouse and Sureway Oilfield Industries, they occupy a combined 120,000 square feet of primary manufacturing and warehouse space.  Sureway also employs a dedicated and skilled labor force of over 120 employees.  

Sureway Group offers complete metal fabrication services for drilling and service, oil and gas, oil sands, mining, agriculture and construction industries.  The company’s business is CWB validated with W47.1 and W59 certifications along with a strict QC/QA manual and program. 

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