News

February 22, 2017 - San Juan Capistrano, CA
Harsco Industrial- IKG, the leading bar grating manufacturer partners with North American Steel Alliance.  www.harscoikg.com/  Read More.

February 8, 2017 - San Juan Capistrano, CA
Eaton Steel Bar addition
:  North American Steel Alliance (NASA) announces the addition of Eaton Steel Bar Company as its newest cold drawn and hot rolled, carbon and alloy, special bar quality (SBQ) supplier.  NASA welcomes the entire Eaton Steel Bar Company team and their family of businesses to supply member companies’ SBQ cold drawn and hot rolled bar needs.  Read more.

February 8, 2017 - San Juan Capistrano, CA
Shred-it
is the successor company to manage NASA member companies’ document management needs:  Shred-it is the preferred shredding vendor for NASA members.  Read More.

February 6, 2017 - San Juan Capistrano, CA
Boyd Metal’s commitment to strengthening their brand.  
When asked why their organization would invest in a new look and new messaging, Brian Newman, Vice President Director of Purchasing’s immediate response was, “Boyd Metals management team wanted to update our logo, website and social footprint, basically we wanted to establish a brand that communicates our company value to our customers.  A company video is part of the entire messaging package. Click to watch the 4-minute video.

February 1, 2017 - San Juan Capistrano, CA
The Juniper Group, Inc.
recently joined NASA as a preferred supplier, offering marketing communications expertise including advertising, copy writing, and employee communications within member companies, including all NASA suppliers. The firm specializes in marketing communications within the metals sector. These services are now available to everyone within the NASA Community.  Read more

November 7, 2016 - Cranberry, PA
The North American Steel Alliance (“NASA”), a member owned purchasing cooperative service in the metals distribution industry, has signed a transportation partnership agreement with PLS Logistics Services (“PLS”), a leading logistics management services provider. Read More



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The Independent Advantage

Incorporated in November of 1996, North American Steel Alliance is a member owned purchasing cooperative serving the metals distribution industry. Today, NASA is comprised of over 120 independently operated steel service centers throughout the United States and Canada with over 360 distribution and processing facilities. Collectively we represent annual revenues exceeding $9 billion dollars.

Our primary business focus is to strategically link our members with the highest quality preferred suppliers, both metal and operational to share innovative ideas and create unique opportunities increasing profitability and ensuring ongoing success. We have developed and facilitated programs with more than 65 preferred suppliers ranging from producing steel mills to operational equipment, general services and consumable goods delivering millions of dollars in dividends and cost savings.

Beginning in 2007 and each year since, the National Cooperative Business Association recognized North American Steel Alliance as one of the top 10 purchasing cooperatives in all of North America, based on total dollars purchased through preferred suppliers.