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Leeco Steel Names Lisa Liarakos Chief Financial Officer

Lisle, IL – September 22, 2020 – Leeco® Steel, the largest supplier of steel plate in North America, announces the appointment of Lisa Liarakos, CPA as Chief Financial Officer and member of the executive management team, effective September 8, 2020. Ms. Liarakos has 18 years of finance and accounting experience, having most recently served as […]

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O’Neal Industries Appoints Two to New Leadership Roles

BIRMINGHAM, AL – August 17, 2020 – Following the announced retirement of Holman Head, President and COO, O’Neal Industries (ONI) has announced the promotions of Stephen Armstrong and Tom Kennard to Executive Vice Presidents, O’Neal Industries. In their new roles, Armstrong and Kennard will be involved in every aspect of ONI as members of the […]

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Holman Head Set to Retire from O’Neal Industries

BIRMINGHAM, AL – August 17, 2020 – After 40 years of distinguished service, O’Neal Industries (ONI) President and COO Holman Head will retire on September 30th. A native of Montgomery, AL, Head earned his B.A. degree in Economics from Washington and Lee University. Following two years with Vulcan Materials Corporation in sales, he entered the […]

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TW Metals Completes New Facility – Agawam, MA

EXTON, PA. (June 23, 2020) — TW Metals has completed its new 64,000 square foot facility in Agawam, MA. The new location is approximately two miles from the original facility, which was built in 1990. “Our new, state-of-the-art service center on Bowles Road enables us to serve customers in a more efficient and productive manner,” […]

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O’Neal Steel New Facility – St. Joseph, MO

St. Joseph, MO – May 20, 2020 – O’Neal Steel announced the expansion of its footprint with the opening of a new metal distribution center in St. Joseph, MO. The new facility, which will begin operations on June 1, 2020, is comprised of 64,000 square feet of warehouse space. “We are thrilled about our expansion […]

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Leeco Named Finalist In 2020 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards

Lisle, IL – May 13, 2020 – Leeco® Steel, the largest supplier of steel plate in North America, was named a finalist of the 2020 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards in the “Physical Metals Service Provider of the Year” category. The Global Metals Awards recognizes companies and individuals who help advance the metals industry. […]

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TW Metals Wins 2019 WebAward

TW Metals wins 2019 WebAward for Best Catalog Website.  Entries were judged by a panel of independent Internet experts on the following criteria; design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copywriting and ease of use. Website Partner: TopSpot Internet Marketing About the WebAwards –  Since 1997, the annual WebAward Competition has allowed thousands of participants to receive an […]

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Craft O’Neal, Chairman and CEO of O’Neal Industries, Receives 2019 Jerry Noyce Executive Health Champion Award

  HERO announces winners of 2019 Health and Well-Being Awards Annual HERO awards honor dedication and commitment to advancing health and well-being   WACONIA, MN (September 16, 2019) — The Health Enhancement Research Organization (HERO) recognized excellence in the field of workplace health and well-being with the presentation of the 2019 HERO Health and Well-Being […]

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O’Neal Industries Acquires G&L Manufacturing

O’Neal Industries, Inc. (ONI) announces the acquisition of the assets of G&L Manufacturing, headquartered in Cookeville, Tennessee with a second facility in Denver, Colorado. The company name has changed to G&L Tube since the acquisition. G&L is a leading North American manufacturer of small diameter, thin wall tubing in stainless steel, nickel alloys, titanium, and Monel®. Their […]

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The Fabricator Features OMS

Recently, O’Neal Manufacturing Services (OMS) was featured in a news release in The Fabricator, a publication of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, for our use of automated deburring to improve productivity, quality, and safety in the workplace. As laser, plasma, and oxyfuel cutting technologies are used on our shop floor, our “safety-critical” products sometimes require multiple hands […]

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TW Metals Hires Belcher as VP of Operations

EXTON, PA. (February 11, 2019) — TW Metals has hired Rob Belcher as Vice President of Operations.  Belcher, with over 13 years of experience in distribution and manufacturing businesses, and 14 years as a military leader, has a deep knowledge of leadership development, efficient process implementation, continuous improvement, and cultural excellence. In addition to responsibility […]

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TW Metals Acquires Locate Supplies Ltd. In UK

EXTON, PA. (June 4, 2018) — TW Metals, LLC through its UK subsidiary, TW Metals Ltd, has acquired Locate Supplies Ltd, (“Locate”), a metals and plastics distributor headquartered in Scunthorpe, UK. Locate supplies a wide range of metals including aluminum, stainless, copper, brass and bronze, available in plate, bar and extrusions to industries including engineering […]

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ONI Names Kent Brown President and CEO of O’Neal Manufacturing Services

View PDF BIRMINGHAM, AL. (October 9, 2017) — O’Neal Industries (ONI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kent Brown as president and CEO of O’Neal Manufacturing Services (OMS), a supplier of fabricated metal components and welded assemblies serving original equipment manufacturers and O’Neal Industries (ONI) affiliate, effective October 2, 2017. The current OMS president […]

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O’Neal Steel Appoints Forrester to VP Sales and Marketing

View PDF BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (July 11, 2017) — O’Neal Steel has appointed Tate Forrester to be the company’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  In this role, his focus will be on developing and executing strategic sales plans to promote sales growth and contribute to overall customer satisfaction. Forrester joined O’Neal Steel in 2009 and […]

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O’Neal Industries’ President to Serve as Chairman of MSCI

View PDF BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (June 21, 2017) — Holman Head, president & COO of O’Neal Industries in Birmingham, Ala., has been elected chairman of the board of the Metals Service Center Institute (MSCI), effective July 1.  The Metals Service Center Institute, based in Rolling Meadows, IL, is a nonprofit association serving the industrial metals supply […]

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O’Neal Industries Hires Vice President and Corporate Controller

View PDF BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (June 19, 2017) — O’Neal Industries (ONI) has hired Troy Lugo as its Vice President and Corporate Controller.  In that role, Lugo will be responsible for all ONI holding-company financial reporting, accounting, treasury, and banking activities, as well as acting as a support resource for ONI affiliate companies on technical accounting and financial reporting issues. Lugo, a […]

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