Gerdau Ameristeel is one of the leading steel companies and minimill steel producers in North America. The company has an annual manufacturing capacity of more than 12 million tons of mill finished steel products. It serves the commercial, industrial, highway, residential and nonresidential building contractors, reinforcing steel fabricators, steel service centers, metal manufacturers, railroads, building material dealers, steel joist producers and coal mine roof bolt manufacturers. The company supplies merchant bars, wire rods, nails, welded wire mesh, railroad spikes, structural shapes and pilings. It also provides concrete reinforcing steel, leg angles, handrails, forged grinding balls and wide-flange beams. Gerdau Ameristeel offers project estimation, fabrication and delivery services. Established in 1937, the company owns and operates more than 20 minimills and recycling facilities. Headquartered in Toronto, Gerdau Ameristeel maintains one of its locations in Dania, Fla.