January 17, 2014
Leeco Steel, Lisle, Ill., a supplier of carbon, HSLA, heat-treated, and alloy plate steel, has purchased a facility in Houston to serve as a sales and distribution center. The company also operates a plant in Fort Worth, Texas.
The new 67,000-sq.-ft. facility is equipped for distribution with drive-through bays and rail service. It also provides room for future expansion. The distribution center will be fully operational in February.
Leeco Steel is one of more than a dozen companies comprising O'Neal Industries, a family-owned group of metals service centers based in Birmingham, Ala.