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Ryerson Acquires Hudson Tool Steel

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Ryerson Holding Corporation, Chicago, has acquired Hudson Tool Steel Corp., a supplier of tool steels and high-speed, carbon and alloy steels. Hudson is headquartered in Cerritos, Calif., with additional locations in Loves Park, Ill., and Dover, N.H.  

“Hudson’s offering of high-quality standard and specialty-grade tool steel builds upon Ryerson’s expanding tool steel business,” said Mike Burbach, Ryerson’s COO. “Hudson’s expertise, together with existing tool steel capabilities within the Ryerson Family of Companies, will enable us to better serve customers across our network.”

“Since 2002, Hudson Tool Steel has provided customers from coast to coast with tool steel, high speed steel, carbon and alloy.  Always true to our motto, ‘We make tool steel easy,’ we’re excited to continue our strategic growth within the North American tool steel market as part of the Ryerson Family of Companies,” said Hudson President Rick Resner.