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  1. Leeco Named Finalist in 2020 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards

    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. Learn more.

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  2. Exploring Shipbuilding, Offshore & Marine Steel Plate

    Steel plate used to build marine structures and cargo ships is highly regulated and standardized to ensure these structures can withstand maritime conditions. This article will look in-depth at the properties and applications of primary offshore and marine steel plate grades.

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  3. Exploring Steel Plate Heat Treatment Processes

    Heat treating steel alters the physical and sometimes chemical properties of steel, which thereby impact the material’s mechanical properties, such as strength or hardness. This article will look in-depth at four common heat treatment processes. 

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  4. Leeco Steel Is Open & Serving Essential Businesses

    Leeco Steel is designated as an essential business and continues to serve customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  5. Leeco Steel Named As Finalist In Fastmarkets 2020 Global Awards For Steel Excellence

    Leeco® Steel, the largest supplier of steel plate in North America, was named a finalist of the Fastmarkets 2020 Global Awards for Steel Excellence in the “Service Center – Large Provider of the Year” category.

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  6. A COVID-19 Update From Leeco Steel’s CEO

    An update from Leeco Steel's CEO about the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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  7. Leeco Steel Selected As 2020 Honoree For Daily Herald Business Ledger Annual Awards For Business Excellence

    Leeco® Steel, the largest supplier of steel plate in North America, was selected as a 2020 honoree for the Daily Herald Business Ledger’s 30th Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABEs) in the Large Company category. Learn more.

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  8. Building Women Leaders at Leeco

    As a long-time member of the Association of Women in the Metal Industries, Leeco Steel makes great efforts to develop and support women throughout our organization. Learn more about the women leaders who are shaping the steel industry and play a vital role in Leeco's success.

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  9. Leeco Steel Expands Steel Plate Distribution Capabilities in Canada

    Leeco® Steel, the largest supplier of steel plate in North America, announces the expansion of its steel plate distribution capabilities in Canada with the grand opening of a larger distribution center in Hamilton, Ontario.

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  10. The Supply Chain of Steel Plate

    The process of buying steel plate may seem as simple as determining your plate needs and picking up the phone to place an order, but steel plate’s supply chain is robust and complex. From production to delivery, here is what you need to know about the steel plate supply chain and consider when you place a plate order.

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