• 1978
  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 1988
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • 2001
  • 2006
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
  • 2010
  • 2014
  • 1978

    Kreher Steel Company, LLC is founded as a distributor of carbon, alloy, and stainless steel bar products

  • 1985

    Kreher Steel acquires American Bar Sales, with sales offices in Detroit, Michigan, and Dallas, Texas with a warehouse in Midlothian, Texas.

  • 1986

    We purchase the 56,000 sq. ft. office and warehouse facility in Melrose Park, Illinois, which is Kreher Steel’s headquarters today.

  • 1988

    Kreher Steel acquires our Houston, Texas facility and opens the sales office and warehouse in that market.

  • 1998

    We achieve ISO certification of our quality management system by Intertek (a certification body accredited by ANAB).

  • 2000

    Kreher Steel acquires Kreher Wire Processing, Inc., in Romulus, Michigan.

  • 2001

    Kreher Wire Processing attains ISO certification of our quality management system by Intertek (a certifying body accredited by ANAB).

  • 2006

    Kreher Steel is named a Caterpillar Inc. Wrought Steel Approved Supplier.

  • 2007

    Kreher Steel acquires Special Metals Incorporated, a leading distributor of quality steel and steel products. Special Metals’ warehouses and sales offices are located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Houston, Texas.

  • 2008

    Kreher Wire starts up a new, high quality, state-of-the-art pickle line, while meeting or exceeding all IFI-140 standards.

  • 2009

    Our quality management system is certified to ISO 9001 standards by Intertek USA and Intertek Sweden.

  • 2010

    Kreher Wire Processing’s quality management system is certified to ISO 9001 standards.

  • 2014

    Our quality management system is certified to ISO 9001:2008 by Intertek of Kentwood, MI, USA, a certification body accredited by ANAB, and by Intertek Certification Limited of Derby, United Kingdom, a certification body accredited by UKAS.