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Crude Oil Tank Dismantling

Midwest Steel recently dismantled this 120 ft. diameter crude oil tank in Martinsville, Illinois under a nationwide, major services agreement with Marathon Petroleum.  Shown here is Midwest Steel supervisor Sergio Castillo operating a portable hydraulic shear to safely and efficiently dismantle the tank.    

 

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Midwest Steel Welcomes Matt Osburn

Midwest Steel is excited to welcome our newest team member Matt Osburn. Matt will serve as Sales Representative for Midwest Steel’s Surplus Equipment division. Matt comes to Midwest Steel with more than 8 years of Surplus Equipment Sales experience. Matt is a Texas City native and graduate of Texas A&M University. 

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One Man Shoot for Prostate Cancer Research

Midwest Steel is a proud sponsor of the 2018 One Man Shoot for Prostate Cancer Research.

The 7th Annual One Man Shoot will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018

Riverside Sporting Clays | 52400 Hwy. 16 | Denham Springs, LA 70706

The One Man Shoot is a sporting clays competition for four- person teams that will raise funds for Dr. Oliver Sartor’s Prostate Cancer Research Fund at Tulane Cancer Center.

The One Man Shoot was founded by and is held annually in the memory of Connie Mack Boykin.

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Midwest Steel Named Top Demolition Firm

Midwest Steel is proud to announce that Engineering News Record has ranked Midwest Steel #13 among the Top 20 Demolition & Wrecking Firms for 2017. Midwest Steel is the only Demolition Firm in the Top 20 that specializes exclusively in Demolition & Dismantling of Plants, Refineries and Terminals. Midwest Steel is also the only member of the Top 20 that is a Women Owned Business. It is with great pride that we celebrate our 22nd year of appearing in Engineering News-Records Top 20 List.

 

 

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Surplus Equipment Spotlight: Propane Tanks

Midwest Steel sold 2 of these 120,000 gallon propane tanks from a plant dismantling project in West Texas.  These massive tanks were 166 feet long and weighed 240,000 pounds each.  Net proceeds from the sale were split with the plant owner who chose Midwest Steel because of our used equipment sales capabilities.

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