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Mayor Rahm Emanuel Speaks at Wheatland Tube

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We recently celebrated our two year anniversary in Chicago with a guided tour, luncheon and visit from Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the South Side Wheatland Tube manufacturing facility. Mayor Emanuel gave a speech highlighting Wheatland Tube's contribution to local economic growth, after remarks from JMC's CEO, Barry Zekelman, who spoke to the company's role in strengthening Chicago's workforce.

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Domestic Steel is Critical for Military Construction, and U.S. Infrastructure Upgrades


Department of Defense requires military to use steel that is 100% made in the U.S.

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A 21st-century DOM tubing manufacturing facility

Sharon Tube

We recently announced our DOM product line has officially been changed back to Sharon Tube, headed by President Bill Perrine. Perrine, a 32-year veteran of the steel pipe and tube industry, who most recently served as the CEO of Sharon Tube prior to his retirement in 2007.

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10 Facts You Never Knew About the Zekelman Industries

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Wheatland Tube, Electrical Conduit, JMC Steel Group
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11 -Yankee Stadium
11 - United Nations Building
11 -The Pentagon
11 - U.S. Capitol
11 -Empire State Building
11 - Clinton Library
11 - John Hancock Building
11 -PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola
11 -Independence Hall
11 - Rockefeller Center
11 - Rogers Center Toronto

Zekelman Industries steel is everywhere, but you might not know everything about the Zekelman Industries. Here are 10 little-known facts about the largest independent pipe and tube manufacturer in North America:

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Energex – A Pledge of Quality and Service

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This acquisition of Lakeside Steel, Inc. announced April 3, 2012, is part of our ongoing commitment to seek additional ways to drive growth for our shareholders, customers, vendors and partners. Our long-standing divisions—Wheatland Tube, Atlas Tube and Picoma— have earned their leading positions in the pipe and tube industry, and we believe Energex Tube will earn the same favor in the JMC Steel Group portfolio.

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