Friday | 01 July, 2016 | 9:13 am

Strategic acquisition

Steel Dynamics to acquire Vulcan Threaded Products to expand SBQ finishing capabilities 

Wednesday | 09 March, 2016 | 3:28 pm

Cycling through

Makers of carbon, alloy and stainless bar must wait out the doldrums before an inevitable recovery

Thursday | 17 December, 2015 | 11:46 am

Expansion era

Gerdau Special Steel’s increased casting capacity reflects demand for value-added SBQ

Wednesday | 26 August, 2015 | 12:43 pm

Unlocking potential

Steel Dynamics marshals brains and brawn to efficiently deliver precise sizes and shapes

Tuesday | 24 March, 2015 | 9:55 am

Mixed message

SBQ orders and shipments drift but market remains less volatile than others

Monday | 22 December, 2014 | 1:49 pm

Better mousetrap

The SBQ market faces potential capacity overload but the product allows purveyors to find their niches

Thursday | 21 August, 2014 | 9:34 am

Market insights

Demand for long products—dependent on consumption from markets as diverse as energy, construction and farming—keeps rising

Wednesday | 09 April, 2014 | 12:30 pm

Peace of mind precision

With so much at stake, these shops have found technology that gets it right the first time

Tuesday | 02 April, 2013 | 9:02 am

Raising the bar

With a solution-based approach to tailoring inventory programs, Summit Steel ensures customers never run out of stock

Tuesday | 28 August, 2012 | 4:21 pm

Tipping the scale

A bar supplier offers customized stocking programs to keep customers in the defense industry up to standard

Friday | 30 March, 2012 | 11:25 am

Clean cut

Increased sawing abilities allow higher output, broader inventory

Thursday | 08 September, 2011 | 1:54 pm

Then and now

What 10 years has done for one bar processor

Tuesday | 05 April, 2011 | 1:48 am

Selling good service

Summit Steel adds a personal dynamic to each customer transaction

Wednesday | 16 December, 2009 | 8:28 am

Finding flexibility

MetalMan software gives companies the freedom to manage bar inventories their way

Tuesday | 01 September, 2009 | 5:34 am

Strong roots

The newest generation at Tufts Grinding retains the founders’ focus: customer service and high quality

Thursday | 07 August, 2008 | 4:54 am

Global knowledge is power

A worldwide network means customer queries get answered quickly and efficiently

Saturday | 01 March, 2008 | 8:25 am

Beyond the norm

Wilton Steel bucks trends to maintain its reputation as a reliable bar-to-bar drawer

Thursday | 01 March, 2007 | 7:27 am

The new kid in town

With a new facility and a focus on adding value, Steel Dynamics Inc. shouldn’t have any trouble fitting in

Wednesday | 01 March, 2006 | 4:07 am

Pushing the envelope

Bar Stock Specialties discovers its niche in specialty bar processing

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