This image shows the interior of National Material of Mexico’s Monterrey location, angle of the Red Bud slitter – a vibrant red steel slitter within a very large brightly lit bay within the steel plant.

National Material of Mexico is one of the largest steel service manufacturers in Mexico, serving the automotive, HVAC, home appliance, motor and transformer industries. We operate in many areas throughout Mexico, with our recently renovated plant headquarters located in Monterrey.

This facility is a one-stop processing powerhouse, capable of processing all types of carbon, stainless and pre-painted steel, aluminum, AHSS automotive steel, and grain oriented electrical steel starting from 0.007″ thickness, with cut-to-length and leveling capabilities up to 72″ wide.

At 212,150 square feet, our Monterrey facility has added capability for processing Advanced High-Strength Steel and increased railcar receiving capabilities.  The total installed capacity in Mexico is:

  • 12 slitters/3 CTL lines: 1,040,000 tpy (tons per year)
  • 5 Blanking lines: 300,000 tpy
  • Storage capacity: 338,000 tons
  • Total plant area: 105,000 sq. ft.
  • Total land area: 426,000 sq. ft.
  • Surface capability: exposed and non-exposed.

AHSS-RBI SLITTING LINE SPECS

Maximum Width Size 72”
 

Material Types

AHSS: up to 250,000 PSI of T.S.

Carbon Steel: HRPD, CR, HDG, GN, EG, MARTENSITIC, PRE-PAINTED

Thickness Range 0.012” to 0.250”
Master Coil Width Range 14” to 72”
Maximum Number of Mults 30
Maximum Coil Weight 60,000 lbs
Maximum OD 84”
ID Range 20” to 24”
Minimum Side Trim Capacity ¼ Per side
Working Rolls 9 of 1.75” Diameter
Allor Leveler 4 High Cassette System

 

HVS STAMCO SLITTING LINE

Maximum Width Size 60”
Material Types Carbon Steel: HRPD, CR, HDG, GN, EG, MARTENSITIC, PRE-PAINTED ALUMINUM
Thickness Range 0.009” to 0.187”
Master Coil Width Range 12” to 60”
Maximum Number of Mults 30
Maximum Coil Weight 60,000 lbs
Maximum OD 72”
ID Range 20” to 24”
Minimum Side Trim Capacity ¼ Per side

 

LANKHORST ROLL STOP SYSTEM

  • Storage system offers maximum safety and flexibility for coil diameter and width.
  • Storage capacity up to 3 stack levels.
  • System ideal for storage of critical surface material.
  • No need to use chains, minimizes the risk of damaging the material.
  • Moulding material does not absorb oil.

RBI CUT-TO-LENGTH LINE

Maximum Width Size 72”
Material Types Carbon Steel: HRPD, CR, HDG, GN, EG, MARTENSITIC, PRE-PAINTED
Thickness Range 0.024” to 0.105”
Master Coil Width Range 12” to 72”
Maximum Number of Mults 30
Maximum Coil Weight 50,000 lbs
Maximum OD 72”
ID Range 20” to 24”
Maximum Blank Size W 72” x L 150”
Voss Leveler 6 High

 

RUESCH SLITTING LINE

Maximum Width Size 48”
 

Material Types

Electrical Steel: Grain Oriented and Non-Oriented, Cold Rolled Motor Lam, Tinplate Steel

Carbon Steel: CR, GALV, EG, PRE-PAINTED, Aluminum

Thickness Range 0.007” to 0.075”
Master Coil Width Range 17” to 48”
Maximum Number of Mults 18
Maximum Coil Weight 40,000 lbs
Maximum OD 72”
ID Range 20” to 24”
Minimum Side Trim Capacity 1/8 Per side

 

Outfitted with expanded processing facilities and enthusiastic company spirit, NMM’s strength lies in our position as a market leader as we utilize our improved steel service center to support our North American customers.

More About NMM and National Material L.P.

National Material of Mexico is a subsidiary of National Material L.P., operating 16 steel service centers and processing facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico and shipping over 2,000,000 tons of steel annually. National Material L.P. specializes in supplying, servicing and processing steel with unmatched efficiency and capacity due to the company’s substantial list of capabilities. Proud to be minority owned, ISO certified and uncompromised in its safety standards for their employees, National Material of Mexico is a leader through efficiency, innovation, and performance.

(SOURCES: NMM, MEXICONOW)