What is EDI?

by Jelani Rucker on April 9, 2018

EDI is Electronic Data Interchange. It is the exchanging of business documents (such as purchase orders, invoices, etc.) electronically. EDI is highly automated, so the exchange of these documents happens instantaneously in most cases. EDI was inspired by developments in military logistics, which helped to manage vast quantities of data and informa...

Trump Signs 232 Proclamation

by Jelani Rucker on March 12, 2018

Last Thursday, President Trump took action on the 232 investigations on domestic steel (conducted under the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended). The Section 232 investigation confirmed what we have known for decades: that the domestic steel industry has been victimized by unfairly traded and dumped foreign products and the resulting damage has...

Choosing a Design-build Partner

by Jelani Rucker on September 12, 2016

When choosing a design-build partner you have to strategically put the pieces of the puzzle together and create a team that can decide on that one single source that can provide products that delivers quality you can trust, a company that has a team of structural and geotechnical engineers that can provide technical expertise to every project, i...

JMC Steel Group Changes Name to Zekelman Industries Inc.

by Jelani Rucker on June 6, 2016

Contact: Jelani Rucker 312.275.1626 jelani.rucker@zekelman.com CHICAGO, Ill. (June 6, 2016) — JMC Steel Group has announced that it is changing its corporate name and identity to Zekelman Industries Inc. Zekelman Industries is the parent company of Atlas Tube, Wheatland Tube, Sharon Tube, Picoma and Energex Tube....