Entries by Scott Koon

Greer Steel Receives Coveted President’s Award for Commitment

Company receives award for continuous registration of SRI’s Quality System Registrar Dover, OHIO (Aug. 23, 2016) – Greer Steel Company, a division of Greer Industries, recently was awarded the President’s Award for Commitment for maintaining continuous registration with SRI’s Quality System Registrar for two decades. Greer Steel was awarded the prominent President’s Award for Commitment […]

Article by Todd Daenzer of Greer Steel Featured in Appliance Design Magazine

Appliance Design Magazine recently featured an article written by Greer Steel Executive Vice President Todd Daenzer. In the article, Daenzer breaks down key points to consider when sourcing cold-rolled strip steel for appliances. Cold-rolled steel is commonly used for appliance design due to its wide range of physical property and surface finish options. During the […]

Greer Steel Featured in March Issue of Metal Center News

Greer Steel Company was featured in a case study in the March issue of Metal Center News. Greer, an almost 100-year-old producer of cold-rolled strip, is one of the few remaining North American producer-distributor steel companies to still operate a separate service center. In 2014, Greer decided to move its long-established service center from Ferndale, […]

Greer Steel Company Welcomes Ryan J. Whitaker as Outside Sales Representative

New hire enables company to further its growth, expansion and customer service experience Dover, OHIO (August 24, 2015) – Greer Steel Company, a division of Greer Industries, announces the addition of Ryan J. Whitaker under the new role as Outside Sales Representative. Recognized as a veteran within the field, Whitaker brings more than ten years […]

Problem: You need smaller quantities and quick turnaround.

Solution: That’s no problem at all with Greer Steel. All of our products are available in minimum orders of 6,000 pounds so you can manage your inventory more efficiently. You can also count on Greer Steel for short lead times on production orders; high carbon orders can be turned in six weeks, while low carbon […]

Problem: Yields aren’t as high as you would like them to be.

Are you experiencing lower-than-expected yields, when you consider the volume and costs of your raw materials? You should consider production yields relative to steel quality and the finish of your input steel. Solution: Specify Greer Steel low carbon steels. You’ll get higher yields even on the most demanding forming operations. Exceptional finish and gauge tolerances […]

Problem: Difficulty in making product with current material.

Solution: Greer Steel’s Technical group can review your application to determine if there is an alternate grade, chemistry or physical condition that can be offered to enhance material performance. Options include but are not limited to: Restricted/modified chemistries Limited guage tolerances Surface finish solutions (restricted Ra, duplex finish, LaserMatte, etc.) Restricted/modified Rockwell/T-Y-E ranges Alternate products […]

Problem: Looking for methods to reduce processing costs.

Are your manufacturing costs creeping up? Is the cost of replacing tools and dies and downtime of your manufacturing process cutting into your profits? Solution Greer Steel’s tight tolerance cold rolled strip steel. Purchasing a tighter tolerance product allows for: Greater part to part consistency Higher yields Reduced tooling wear and associated down time

Problem: High labor costs.

Are you experiencing high labor costs because you employ top workers to detect inconsistencies and change coils frequently? Do you have a goal of lowering the labor costs in steel products? Solution: Greer Steel strip. The extremely tight tolerances and product consistency of Greer Steel strip means the material provides more parts per coil, runs […]