Reliance Steel & Aluminum Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Metals/mining Company

Reliance Steel & Aluminum has acquired 20 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Reliance Steel & Aluminum’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Metals USA Holdings for $1.2B. Reliance Steel & Aluminum has acquired in 12 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include metals/mining (60%) and distribution (30%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity20
    • M&A Buy Activity20
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 4
  • M&A Advisors 2

Reliance Steel & Aluminum

Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.

350 South Grand Avenue, Suite 5100,
Los Angeles, California 90071
United States,
(213) 687-7700
www.rsac.com

Reliance Steel & Aluminum is a large metals service center company. Reliance Steel & Aluminum's network of metals service centers operates more than 300 locations across the US and internationally. Through this network, Reliance provides metals processing services and distribute a full line of more than 100,000 metal products, including alloy, aluminum, brass, copper, carbon steel, stainless steel, titanium and specialty steel products. Reliance Steel & Aluminum was formed in 1939 and is based in Los Angeles, California.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 17 1 2 - - - 20
vol $2.8B $2.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  20

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
KMS Companies 2018-08-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Luzerne, Pennsylvania
DuBose National Energy Services, Inc. 2018-03-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Clinton, North Carolina · www.dubosenes.com
Ferguson Perforating Co. 2017-10-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Providence, Rhode Island · www.fergusonperf.com
Best Manufacturing, Inc. 2016-04-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Jonesboro, Arizona · www.bestmanufacturinginc.com
Tubular Steel, Inc. 2015-12-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Toronto, Ontario · www.tubularsteel.ca
Aluminium Services UK Ltd. 2014-08-04 - Add-on Acquisition
West Drayton, United Kingdom
Northern Illinois Steel Supply Co., Inc. 2014-08-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Channahon, Illinois · www.nisteel.com
Metals USA Holdings Corp. 2013-04-15 1.2B USD Add-on Acquisition
Fort Lauderdale, Florida · www.metalsusa.com
Sunbelt Steel Texas LLC 2012-10-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.sunbeltsteel.com
National Specialty Alloys 2012-04-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.nationalspecialtyalloys.com
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Metals USA Holdings Corp. 2013-04-15 Gerard 2014-05-19 1
Fort Lauderdale, Florida · www.metalsusa.com , United States
Bralco Metals, Inc.    - Airport Metals (Australia) Pty. Ltd. 2012-07-09 1
Garland, Texas · www.rsac.com/site/location.asp?intLocationID=21 Tullamarine, Australia · www.airportmetals.com
Precision Strip, Inc.    - Worthington Steel Vonore Tennessee Plant 2012-03-26 1
Minster,, Ohio · www.precision-strip.com , Tennessee
Metals USA Holdings Corp.    - Ohio River Metal Services, Inc. 2010-11-22 5
Fort Lauderdale, Florida · www.metalsusa.com Jeffersonville, Indiana

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Metals/Mining 12 (60%) 2.8B (100%) - -
Distribution 6 (30%) - - -
Manufacturing 2 (10%) - - -
Total 20 $2.8B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 18 2.8B - -
  Texas 4 415M - -
  Pennsylvania 2 - - -
  Illinois 2 - - -
  Georgia 2 1.1B - -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
  Rhode Island 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  Florida 1 1.2B - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
  California 1 - - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 18 (90%) 2.8B (100%) - -
Cross-border 2 (10%) - - -
Total 20 $2.8B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Moelis & Co.
1
Legal Deals
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $2.3B
$100M to $1B 1 $415M
TOTAL $2.8B
Largest Metals USA Holdings Corp.
$1.2B (2013-04-15)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
5 (25%)

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