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Benefits of Coated Steel

Benefits of Coated Steel

What are the Benefits of Coated Steel?

Looking for an effective and economical way to protect your steel from outside elements? Read below to learn more about the benefits of coated steel.

What is Steel Coated With?

Steel is coated with zinc to help prevent corrosion. Zinc…

Electro-Galvanized Steel VS Hot Dipped Galvanized Steel

Electro-Galvanized Steel VS Hot Dipped Galvanized Steel

What is Galvanized Steel?

Galvanized steel is coated with zinc to help prevent corrosion. Zinc forms a barrier, defending the metal itself from rust and other forms of corrosion. In addition, zinc reacts with oxygen when exposed to the atmosphere, thus forming zinc oxide. Furthermore, the…

Alliance Steel Steps up to the Plate

Alliance Steel Steps up to the Plate

On July 15, 2021, Alliance Steel LLC had the privilege to not only support our community of Gary, Indiana, but to be a part of local baseball history.

Calumet Region Baseball Sr. League 14-16 y/o will be making its first appearance at Little League State Championships in Indiana.

Mayor…

The Value of Lean Manufacturing Alliance Steel implements TPS/Lean Manufacturing

The Value of Lean Manufacturing Alliance Steel implements TPS/Lean Manufacturing

What is Lean Manufacturing or TPS?

Toyota Production Systems, or TPS for short, is a system designed to provide the tools for people to improve their work environment continually. The Toyota Production System was started by Taiichi Ohno, an engineer for Toyota, in 1949. He…

Alliance Steel, LLC Celebrates One Year In New Location

Alliance Steel, LLC Celebrates One Year In New Location

On May 15, 2020, amidst a global pandemic, Alliance Steel LLC, a flat-rolled supply, and coil processing leader, made its official move from Bedford Park, IL, to Gary, Indiana.

Alliance Steel’s headquarters and processing plant occupies 300,000 square feet of steel sales, state-of-the-art…

Stretcher Leveling vs Temper Passing

Stretcher Leveling vs Temper Passing

What is Stretcher Leveling?

Stretcher Leveling is the process of removing or breaking the memory of the coil to create “dead flat” or “laser flat” material.

The primary function of this line is to transition a master coil to “laser flat” sheets. The first step is to flatten…

What is Multi – Blanking and Cut to Length Processing?

What is Multi – Blanking and Cut to Length Processing?

Are you looking for sheets and blanks that are cut to the exacting thickness and dimensional consistencies? Keep reading to learn more about the multi–blanking and cut-to-length process and how it can benefit your business.

What is Multi Blanking?

Multi-blanking is a master coil…

How Does the Coil Slitting Process Work?

How Does the Coil Slitting Process Work?

What is Coil Slitting?

Coil Slitting is the process of taking a wider master coil and slitting (cutting) it into a series of narrower coils by running the material through a set of rotary slitting knives. Each smaller coil is called a mult. Mults can be customized to your specific…

What is Stretcher Leveling?

What is Stretcher Leveling?

Metal has memory. 

Learn more about equalizing the internal trapped stresses and how stretcher leveling can benefit your business. 

What is Stretcher Leveling?

Stretcher Leveling is a process that stretches steel beyond its yield point to eliminate internal stress. This…