Steel Toll Processing
At Chesterfield Steel, we are looking to provide our customers with added value services, such as steel toll processing and supply chain management services, that will ease their minds and assist them in controlling their inventory and finished goods. We have a long and excellent history of customer satisfaction, doing everything in our power to maintain that reputation with our customers, our partners.
Steel toll processing refers to when a business turns to another company for processing capabilities due to the expertise and cost savings the processor can provide. Chesterfield Steel can act as a steel toll processor by offering our services to “your” material. We treat our customer’s material the same way we treat “our” own. All the processes we use to produce final product for our customers will be used on all toll processed material with special packaging or identification instituted as needed.
Advantages of Toll Processing
Utilizing a steel toll processing company has a number of benefits such as:
- It relieves existing floor space and plant capacity
- Increased operating capital
- Reduced capital investment
- Affordable costs
- Avoiding extended lead times
- No advanced engineering skills necessary
- No equipment-related maintenance expenses
- Freedom to adjust production levels at any time
Chesterfield can slit coil to the following specifications:
- Thickness: .015” - .250”
- Width: 1.125” - 72”
- ID: 20 - 24”
- OD Max: 72”
- 50,000 lb incoming master coils
Capabilities vary based upon grade and thickness. Please inquire for specifics or requirements outside of the above ranges.
- 50,000lb coil weight max
- 16,000lb exit weight max
- Entry ID: 20-24”
- Have the ability to hold flatness at 2/3 of the ASTM A1011 standard.
- (capabilities may vary based on grade / dimension of the blank)
- Thickness range—.025”—.125”
- Width range—12”—72”
- Length range—12”—144”
- Max # of cuts—5
Metal Supply Chain Management
Utilizing a metal supply chain management partner leverages their buying power, processing capabilities, plus expertise and experience in successfully supply chain management programs. Chesterfield Steel is an expert at supply chain management and can work with you to help manage your inventory. We provide assistance in ordering, stocking, and shipping your material, including any special processing needed. Whatever your schedule is, as a member of your metal supply chain mangemeent team, we can provide inventory levels to match.
Advantages of Metal Supply Chain Management
In addition to ensuring you receive the right inventory at the right time, metal supply chain management has the following benefits:
- Reduced working capital
- Cost effective
- Just-in-time deliveries
- Reduced inventory
- Single invoice billing
- Elimination of environmental challenges
No matter the industry, Chesterfield Steel’s metal supply chain management services can provide you with all the cost savings, efficiencies, and experience needed to ensure your business runs smoothly.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is toll processing?
Toll processing, sometimes known as toll manufacturing, is when a company with specialized equipment processes raw material or semi-finished goods for another company.
What is metal supply chain management?
Metal supply chain management is the handling of the entire production flow of a material from raw component to delivering the final product to the customer.
Services and Resources
Our knowledge and experience give nearly 100% accurate delivery of High Carbon, Low Carbon, Stainless Steel products processed and packaged to your exact specifications.