The American Dream Realized from the Factory Floor

May 7, 2018

When “Ted” Tadeusz Szarek immigrated from Poland to America in 1974, jobs were scarce. But at Wheatland Tube in Chicago, he found a career that has spanned 43 years and supported his family. Listen to learn why American manufacturing and steel matter so much to Ted and his community....

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Zekelman Industries Sponsors 2018 Work Ethic Scholarships

April 2, 2018

Zekelman Industries, North America’s largest independent steel pipe and tube manufacturer and a leader in modular construction innovations, is proud to announce its partial sponsorship of the mikeroweWORKS Foundation’s 2018 Work Ethic Scholarship Program. The program awards scholarships to people attending trade schools to learn skills that...

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Steel Executives Bring Trade and Jobs Focus to Capitol Hill

March 21, 2018

Chief executives from four of the leading steel companies in the U.S told over a dozen members of the Congressional Steel Caucus today that they were grateful for the president’s support for the steel industry, and emphasized the challenges the industry faces from surges of unfairly traded steel imports and global steel overcapacity....

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CBS Evening News Visits Steel Mill in Wheatland, PA

March 7, 2018

Barry Zekelman took CBS Evening News through one of his 15 steel plants in the U.S. He’s expecting his pipe-making business to pick up pace if the 25 percent tariff on foreign steel imports becomes reality. To Zekelman, it’s about more than just the steel industry....

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