September 18, 2014, Beaver County Times Business By Tom Davidson VANPORT TWP. -- A steel processing company based in the township has been acquired by a Pittsburgh-based industrial group in a move that should mean good news for the future, according to a group spokesman. “We think it’s going to be a complimentary addition to our portfolio and an opportunity for these employees to grow with us,” Bill Keegan of Esmark Industrial Group said Wednesday. “We look forward to welcoming these new employees and continuing our growth strategy.” Esmark bought KMA Manufacturing based in Vanport Township in a multi-million dollar deal, Keegan said. KMA was...

PITTSBURGH, PA – September 18, 2014 – Esmark, Inc., a diversified holding company with interests in steel manufacturing and distribution, oil and gas exploration and production and real estate services, today announced that it has appointed steel industry veteran Michael P. DiClemente Executive Vice President of Finance and Treasurer for Esmark, Inc. and its newly formed company, Esmark Europe. DiClemente brings more than 35 years of diversified experience in public company corporate finance, accounting, treasury management and financial advisory services across the steel, energy and chemicals industries. In his new capacity he will direct all financing and treasury management functions for...

September 17, 2014, theFabricator.com PITTSBURGH - Esmark Industrial Group, a metals fabrication and manufacturing subsidiary of Esmark, Inc., today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the assets of one of the most storied names in steel industry services - Pittsburgh Annealing Box, Inc. Terms of the multi-million dollar transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1893, Pittsburgh Annealing Box, Inc. has conducted business under the name KMA Manufacturing since 2003, relocating to the company's current location in Vanport, Pennsylvania in 2005. The new entity, which is a unit of Esmark Excalibur, LLC, will be operated as Excalibur Machine & Fabrication -...

September 17, 2014, Pittsburgh Business Times By Paul J. Gough, Digital Producer Esmark Industrial Group has acquired the former Pittsburgh Annealing Box Inc. in Vanport. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed, but a news release from Pittsburgh-based Esmark Industrial Group, a division of Esmark Inc., said it was in the multimillion-dollar range. The company, which has 65,000 square feet of manufacturing and had been known as KMA Manufacturing since 2003, will now be known as Excalibur Machine & Fabrication — Vanport. Esmark plans to expand and restore the facilities for maintenance and fabrication for the steel industry as well as the energy, transportation and...

Esmark, Inc. Subsidiary’s Acquisition of Steel Fabrication and Repairs Provider to Expand Services Portfolio to Metals and Heavy Industries PITTSBURGH, PA – September 17, 2014 – Esmark Industrial Group, a metals fabrication and manufacturing subsidiary of Esmark, Inc., today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the assets of one of the most storied names in steel industry services -- Pittsburgh Annealing Box, Inc. Terms of the multi-million dollar transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1893, Pittsburgh Annealing Box, Inc. has conducted business under the name KMA Manufacturing since 2003, relocating to the company’s current location in Vanport, Pennsylvania in 2005....

September 10, 2014, Chicago Tribune NEW YORK (Reuters, September 10) - An idled steel facility in the heartland of the United States is gearing up for a revival as an energy services provider due to surging production from the U.S. shale revolution. Esmark, Inc. said in a statement on Wednesday that it is converting the former Ohio Cold Rolling Co steel manufacturing plant in Yorkville, Ohio, into a transportation and logistics hub to serve the Marcellus and Utica shale plays of Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Esmark acquired the Yorkville facility about two years ago from a defunct steelmaker but kept the facility...

September 10, 2014, Reuters NEW YORK (Reuters, September 10) - An idled steel facility in the heartland of the United States is gearing up for a revival as an energy services provider due to surging production from the U.S. shale revolution. Esmark, Inc. said in a statement on Wednesday that it is converting the former Ohio Cold Rolling Co steel manufacturing plant in Yorkville, Ohio, into a transportation and logistics hub to serve the Marcellus and Utica shale plays of Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Esmark acquired the Yorkville facility about two years ago from a defunct steelmaker but kept the facility idled...

Yorkville Energy Services Terminal To Provide Rail, Truck And Ohio River Barge Access To Companies Engaged in Oil & Gas Exploration and Production PITTSBURGH, PA, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 – Esmark, Inc., a diversified holding company with interests in steel manufacturing and distribution, oil and gas exploration and production and real estate services, today announced that it is converting the former Ohio Cold Rolling Company steel finishing mill in Yorkville, Ohio into a tri-modal industrial services terminal to support companies engaged in oil and gas exploration and production in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Plays. Esmark, which two years ago acquired the former...

Esmark “All-American” Mission Is To Become Premier Recognition ProgramFor More Than 7.7 Million High School Boys And Girls PITTSBURGH, PA - December 9, 2013 – Esmark Inc., a diversified holding company with interests in steel services and steel manufacturing, energy exploration and production, and youth sports development, today announced the launch of the Esmark High School “All-American” recognition program, aimed at recognizing outstanding athletic, academic, and community service achievements among all high school student-athletes across the U.S. in 16 major varsity sports programs spanning five geographic regions. The pathfinder program is an extension of Esmark’s Youth Development subsidiary, which supports a wide...

Esmark Inc. Chairman and CEO James P. Bouchard To Reassume CEO Duties; Names Management Team For Steel Group And Ohio Mill Operations Company Delays Restart Operations For Ohio Mill Operations As It Reviews Purchase Offers and Strategic Options for Mill Assets PITTSBURGH, PA, August 27, 2013 – Esmark Inc. today announced management changes for its Esmark Steel Group subsidiary to better serve its diverse customer base and streamline service center and mill operations in Chicago and Ohio, respectively. As part of the management realignment, Esmark Inc. Chairman and CEO James P. Bouchard will reassume CEO duties of Esmark Steel Group. Esmark Inc. Chairman...