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Manufacturers achieve design efficiencies and cost benefits with hot rolled special steel shapes.

Design
Design

Our engineers work closely with customers to design a cost-saving near net shape that minimizes material expense.

Tooling
Tooling

All tooling is produced in house to ensure conformance to exacting specifications and is maintained by McDonald Steel.

Rolling
Rolling

Hot steel billets are processed through a series of roll stands and progressively formed into production length profiles.

Finishing
Finishing

McDonald Steel maintains the highest quality standards for section straightness and precise manufacturing tolerances.

Testing
Testing

The McDonald Steel metallurgical laboratory verifies that finished products satisfy customer specifications.

Logistics
Logistics

Our logistics team can provide gondola or flatbed trailer loading, JIT shipping and order fulfillment services.

Design Your Own Section

We can help you design your own near net shape within our tooling capabilities

We partner with customers to create economical solutions that produce product development and manufacturing efficiencies

McDonald Steel News & Articles

News & Articles
Why Buy American Steel?

Why Buy American Steel?

Although American steel has been on the decline over the last few decades, its reputation remains strong. Companies […]

Hot-Rolled Steel vs. Cold-Rolled Steel

Hot-Rolled Steel vs. Cold-Rolled Steel

There are many grades, finishes, shapes, and specifications of steel available. In fact, there are currently more than […]

Is Hot-Rolled Steel Right for My Project?

Is Hot-Rolled Steel Right for My Project?

Rolling is a metalworking technique used to improve the grain orientation and strength of a material to facilitate […]