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Nobody knows steel manufacturing better than Optima Specialty Steel. We champion the industry. Lead innovations. Provide precise processing. And serve countless industries. Renowned globally, we are the steel processing specialists that leverage technical expertise, a skilled workforce and sophisticated manufacturing facilities to produce highly engineered products, including pressure-carbon, pressure-alloy, mechanical-carbon and mechanical-alloy tubing and specialty bars.

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Michigan Seamless Tube, LLC Named One of Michigan's Top Workplaces for 2013

SOUTH LYON, MI – Michigan Seamless Tube, LLC (“MST” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of high-quality carbon and alloy seamless cold-drawn pipe and tube, today announced it has been recognized by the Detroit Free Press, the City’s largest daily newspaper, and WorkplaceDynamics, an independent research firm specializing in developing surveys that measure organizational health, as one of Michigan’s Top Workplaces.
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Kentucky Electric Steel Completes $6 Million Rolling Mill Enhancement

ASHLAND, KY – KES Acquisition Company d/b/a Kentucky Electric Steel (“KES” or the “Company”), a value-added manufacturer of Special Bar Quality (“SBQ”) and Merchant Bar Quality (“MBQ”) steel bar products and wholly-owned subsidiary of Optima Specialty Steel, Inc. (“OSS”), today announced that is has completed its previously announced $6 million project to significantly enhance its rolling mill capabilities. As a result of the upgrades, KES is now capable of producing high-quality round bars with diameters up to 3.8 inches. The expanded product offering enables KES to better serve its current customers and expands the Company’s new business opportunities.
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Michigan Seamless Tube and Wheatland Tube Company Form Strategic Partnership

South Lyon, Michigan – Michigan Seamless Tube (“MST”), a leading manufacturer of high-quality carbon and alloy seamless cold-drawn pipe and tube, has partnered with Wheatland Tube Company (“Wheatland Tube”) to provide high quality A106 seamless pipe (sizes ½” through 4”) to the North American steel market.
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