Company name: Republic Steel
Location: Canton, Ohio, United States of America
Expertise: Special Bar Quality (SBQ).
Keywords: Hot rolled bar and coil, bottom poured ingots, cold finished steel bars, rod & wire.
Telephone number: +1 330-438-5435
Fax: +1 330-438-5435
Other information: Republic is North America's leading supplier of Special Bar Quality (SBQ) steel bars, a highly engineered product used in axles, drive shafts, suspension rods and other critical components of automobiles, off-highway vehicles and industrial equipment.
With headquarters in Canton, Ohio, the company operates steelmaking centers that produce steel bars in Canton, Ohio, and value-added rolling and finishing facilities in Canton, Lorain and Massillon, Ohio; Lackawanna, NY; Gary, Ind; and Hamilton, Ontario.
Main products sold by the firm include hot rolled bar and rod, cold finished steel bar & wire, and ingots. Republic Steel manufactures cut-length hot rolled rounds in 1" to 6-1/2" sizes, round-cornered squares in sizes 3-7/8" to 8-1/2", and hexagons in 7/8" to 2-1/2". Coils are available in rounds sizes 19/64" to 1-3/4" and hexagons in sizes 7/8" to 1-11/16". Cold finished bar products include carbon and alloy bar in rounds (0.25" to 6"), hexagons (0.40" to 3.5"); squares (0.40" to 3.5") and flats (0.25" to 3" thickness and 1" to 6" width). Bottom poured ingots are produced in three sizes – 24", 29", and 37" (610mm, 737mm, and 940mm); all ingots are smooth-sided rounds and available in a wide variety of carbon and alloy grades.
Note that in July 2005, Republic Steel was acquired by Industrias CH, S.A de C.V. (ICH), a rapidly growing steel producer and processor based in Mexico City. The company's strategic alliance with ICH is helping strengthen its relationships with customers expanding in Mexico and South America.