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Beta Steel is a Full-Service Steel Supplier with Distributing, Warehousing, and Manufacturing Capabilities


Leadership is our strength. We process bar, rod and wire for the cold heading, cold forming, and industrial wire industries. Beta Steel specializes in stocking programs, just-in-time shipping and quick turnaround delivery response on short lead time requirements. We use global sourcing of steel rod and wire to bring quality, value, and continuous improvement to its product line. 

We are currently certified to the ISO 9001 quality standard. To further ensure products’ quality, our suppliers are chosen based on their quality, price, and ability to make delivery and are ISO 9001 compliant.

Beta Steel carries an approximate inventory of 15,000 tons of material in three warehouses; Sterling Heights, MI, Cleveland, OH, and Rockford, IL. This allows us to administer and fulfill the most challenging JIT programs.

Our steel grades include:

  • C1006
  • C1008
  • C1010
  • C1015
  • C1018
  • C1022
  • C1038
  • C1045
  • C1141
  • C1144
  • C1117
  • 1335
  • 1340
  • 4037
  • 4140
  • 5039
  • 8620
  • 52100
  • 10B18
  • 10B21
  • 10B30
  • 10B35
  • 40B37
  • Stainless 302
  • Stainless 304
  • Stainless 316
  • Stainless 430

 

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1: AGILITY

Delivery: When it comes to delivery of quality steel wire products, Beta Steel employs resources that get the job done. Our knowledgeable staff, warehousing, and processing capabilities give us a combination that customers have relied upon for over 40 years. These core strengths allow us to offer unmatched service.

Product Diversity: By supplying carbon, alloy, and stainless steel products in both coil and cut length form, we offer a diverse range of products for many applications. From the simplest form to the most complex cold headed part, we can be your “one stop supplier.”

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2: SPEED

Manufacturing: We are continually expanding and improving our processing capabilities utilizing both in-house processing and that purchased outside of our organization. Our ability to draw wire from as small as .056” to as large as 2” in rounds, shapes, and deformed condition have made Beta Steel one of the premier wire drawing facilities in North America. Our annealing capabilities include both continuous and batch type coil annealing. Your choice of steel coating is also made easy by Beta Steel offering lime, phosphorous, lube, and polymer coatings.

We are currently certified to the ISO 9001 quality standard. To further ensure our products’ quality, we choose our suppliers based on their quality, price, ability to make delivery, and holding a current certification in either QS 9000 or ISO 9000.

Warehousing: With over 300,000 square feet of warehousing space throughout the Midwest, we can meet the most demanding delivery requirements. We also realize that each customer may have material needs like no other. Therefore, we offer stocking programs designed to each customer’s individual needs. Big or small, from the simplest to the most complex inventory program, Beta Steel ensures quality material delivered on time and within customer specification.

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3: STRENGTH

People: Beta Steel continues to advance with new efficient solutions for customer inventory needs. We realize the importance of continuing to provide the friendly and trusting service that has made us who we are. Our ongoing knowledge of the industry matched with our processing capabilities gives us a combination that customers have come to depend on for over 40 years.

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Our History

Our ongoing knowledge of the industry matched with our processing capabilities gives us a combination that customers have come to depend on for over 40 years.

1971 -Steel & Wire Incorporated

1974 -MNP Incorporated

1985 -Beta Steel Incorporated as part of Alpha Group Operated as broker Limited growth prospects

1996 -Beta Steel opened warehouse and wire drawing company specializing in JIT inventory programs

1999 -Beta Steel left Alpha Group to become affiliated with MNP Corporation

2008 -Merged operations with MNP’s Steel & Wire

2008 -Expanded warehousing operations to Rockford, Illinois

2014 -Moved headquarters, steel processing and central distribution to Sterling Heights, Michigan

In the community

We also take pride in the communities that surround our facilities. We consider the impact we have on the day to day activities of the surrounding area and how we can become better stewards of local ecology and economies. In short, how we can make a difference outside our business.

Understands urgent needs without cutting corners!
Our ability to ship 97% of the items in our catalog from stock the same day of order would not be possible without having suppliers who understand the sense of urgency we have in preserving this service level to our customers. Beta Steel is organized to satisfy urgent needs without cutting corners on quality. It is safe to say Beta Steel and Kerr Lakeside Inc. are companies managed by like thinking people.
Five stars!
Charlie Kerr, President- Kerr Lakeside Inc. Euclid, Ohio
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