News

Aug 28th, 2017 – Associated Steel is proud to announce that it has been certified to the latest ISO Quality System Standards, ISO 9001:2015 – ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9001-2015.

July 1st, 2017 – New Associated Steel website is launched.

March 1st, 2017 – the assets of North American Steel Company were acquired by Associated Steel Corporation (ASC).
Associated Steel Corporation (ASC) is pleased to announce its latest acquisition; North American Steel. For over 60 years, North American Steel has been a leading source of specialty maintenance materials to heavy industry. This acquisition strengthens ASC’s position in the Automotive, Food Processing, Pulp & Paper, and Petrochemical industries; and expands our presence into the Southeast and the Central Plains. Our customers will enjoy the synergies of a collective knowledge base of applications engineering, a larger comprehensive inventory, expanded value-added services, combined sales expertise, improved account coverage, and an enhanced customer experience through an updated website, www.associatedsteel.com.

February 1st, 2013 – Associated Steel launches its new and enhanced website.

July 6th, 2011 – Associated Steel has recently added a pre-hardened, high performance die steel called Rhino-Die to its extensive product mix of tool and die steels. Rhino-Die™ offers many key features including excellent impact strength, thermal fatigue resistance-similar to hot work die steels, and is delivered in “pre-hardened” condition with an approximate Rockwell “C” 42 hardness. Field applications include zinc dies, extrusion dies, and aluminum die cast molds.

June 1st, 2011 – Associated Steel has recently added lean duplex stainless in the form of sheets, plates, strips and high definition plasma custom cut shapes to its product mix.

December 7th, 2010 – American Stainless News Associated Steel has added LDX 2101 lean duplex shafting from Outokumpu to their product line of alloy and stainless steel shafting. This lean duplex grade offers better corrosion resistance and greater mechanical strength than the traditional austenitic stainless grades, including 304L and 316L. Elevated properties can be achieved without relying on costly alloying elements such as nickel. The shafting comes in two surface finishes and tolerances, long bar lengths, guaranteed bearing fit, and fine turned “oversize” under the trade name ASC2250LDX. Associated Steel is a privately owned steel service center in Ohio, specializing in alloy and stainless materials for the heavy industrial maintenance market.

September 2010 – Associated Steel is proud to announce its has been certified to the latest ISO quality system standard, ISO 9001:2008 – ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9001-2008.

December 2008USDA Certification – ASC2250® LDX has recently received USDA approval for Dairy processing, (3-A format for sanitary and practice standards.) National Sanitation Foundation – ASC2250® LDX has recently received certificate of approval for drinking water processing.

March 2008 – Company celebrates 70 years of service.

October 2007 – New grade of stainless steel introduced; ASC2250® LDX – lean duplex stainless steel shafting.

August 2007 – Installed new high-speed, high definition plasma cutter for wear plate products.

January 2006 – Additional wear plate capacity introduced; up to 3″ thick available.

October 2005 – Acquisition of Ludlow Steel Company.

June 2005 – New 36,000 square foot plant addition in Cleveland. New crane capacity = 10 tons.

Archives

February 13th, 2011 – Associated Steel was pleased to be a proud supporter of the Cycle for Survival – Cleveland, and indoor cycling fundraiser to benefit rare cancers. 100% of the money goes straight to research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.