** New Project ** 
MSU Spartan Stadium North End Zone Addition
Douglas Steel is under contract with Barton Malow to fabricate and erect the structural steel for the 350 ton, 2-story, $24.5 million project.
The new addition will include new football locker rooms, media rooms, additional restrooms as well as improvements to the concourse area and concession areas.
Steel erection is scheduled to begin in November with the overall project completion slated for July 2014.
Employee News
  We are pleased to announce Ruth Essenberg is celebrating 50 years employment with Douglas Steel.
She began her career with Douglas in 1963 as a secretary for the steel erection division. She now holds the position of Office Manager.
Ruth is active in the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) Lansing Chapter 177 as chair of the Programs/ Education/Projects (PEP) committee. She is a past President of the Lansing Chapter and a recipient of the Foremost Leader award from NAWIC.
Congratulations to Ruth on achieving this milestone. Douglas Steel is fortunate to have her expertise and dedication to the company.  

Douglas Steel To Celebrate National Steel Day By Hosting Plant Tour 

  Please join us on October 4, 2013 for a unique opportunity to see demonstrations of our 3D model exchange, detailing, direct CNC transfers to our production equipment and a comprehensive plant tour highlighting sustainable fabrication methods.
In addition, V & S Galvanizing  will be at our plant presenting information on the proper methods of designing and fabricating steel for galvanizing as well as outlining the proper specification and inspection procedures for galvanized steel.


Steel Day is an annual event sponsored by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) and is the industry's largest educational and networking function. It's an opportunity for individuals from various professions to see how the structural steel industry contributes to building America. 


Steel Day 2012 - 2
Visitors listen, watch and learn during a tour on Steel Day 2012.

Space is limited to the first 30 people so contact Larry Kruth at 517-999-4113 or by email at lkruth@douglassteel.com or you can register directly by visiting Steel Day


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Contact: Mike Harsch at 517-999-4124