NEW YORK Russel Metals
Inc. plans to invest $7 million to upgrade two cut-to-length
lines at its B&T Steel division in Stoney Creek,
The Toronto-based service center
operator will add a stretcher leveler to its light-gauge line
in early 2013 and add a synergy hydraulic roller leveler to its
heavy-gauge line in mid-2013, the company said.
The stretcher upgrades at B&T Steel are designed to
service "customers needs for improved flatness tolerances
and superior service," John Reid, vice president of operations
for service centers, said in the statement.