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Latest Ranger Steel Milestones 1958 - Ranger Stories

2008-11-04 12:00:17

Ranger Steel, the largest independent steel plate distributor in the United States, marks its fiftieth anniversary this week by reaching yet another milestone - five decades of continuous profitability. Founded in 1958 by Roy Whitley, Ranger remains family owned and operated with facilities in Houston, New Orleans, Tulsa and the Los Angeles Basin. "Running a successful company is very important to me," said Ranger Steel President Ron Whitley. "We created a niche in the supply chain by...


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