Steel Service Center 'Direct Metals' Purchases State-Of-The-Art Cutting Machines

Kennesaw, GA – Direct Metals, an international steel service center, announces purchase of state-of-theart cutting machines and was featured in the October 2014 issue of FFJournal.

The article, entitled Technology with Teeth, spotlights Direct Metals’ new purchase of efficient, state-of-the-art cutting machines to increase their metal bar grating fabrication capabilities. The feature gives readers an inside look at how Direct Metals is able to perform cleaner, faster and more accurate cuts, thereby reducing production time and ensuring the delivery of quality fabricated bar grating to the customer site on time and even ahead of schedule. Direct Metals specializes in custom bar grating fabrication for mezzanines, platforms and stairways in industrial settings.

Founded in 1996, Direct Metals is a leader in industrial and hard-to-find metal products. The ISO 9001:2008 certified company is owned and operated by John and Tom Hoover. Direct Metals carries one of the largest inventories in the nation of perforated metal, bar grating, expanded metal, safety grating, fiberglass grating, architectural metals, handrail components and wire mesh products. The company’s products are available in carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, copper, brass, bronze, fiberglass or galvanized metal.

Direct Metals offers processing capabilities including cutting, shearing, sawing, punching, cut-outs, drilling, welding, slitting, blanking, burning, fabrication and various special finishes. The steel service center also provides expedient shipping with in-stock orders by noon shipping the same day. Direct Metals has served customers in the United States and worldwide for over 18 years.

To request a quote or place an order, call 1-800-711-4939 or email For an online catalog, visit

For Further Information Contact:

Laura Berena - President

Cassidy Advertising Consulting LLC

Phone/Fax: 330.544.9996

John Hoover - President

Direct Metals Company, LLC

3775 Cobb International Blvd. • Kennesaw, GA 30152-4390

P: 800-711-4939

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