AK Steel Is All Around You
AK Steel offers a diverse product line unmatched by any other competitor in the market. Our flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steels meet and exceed specifications of the world's most demanding customers in the automotive, appliance, construction and manufacturing markets.
AK Steel is the premier producer of automotive carbon and coated steels as well as stainless steels for automotive exhaust system components. Our stainless steels also go into applications like appliances, food processing equipment, chemical and petrochemical equipment and industrial equipment. AK Steel is the only full-line domestic producer of energy efficient electrical steels for power generation, power and distribution transformers, lighting systems and electric motors.
AK Steel is on the leading edge of technology with one of the largest steel research centers in the country. We work closely with customers and potential customers to develop innovative products and applications like our Black Coat™ stainless steel, developed to improve the cosmetic appearance of visible automotive exhaust components while withstanding the increased temperatures of modern engines.
Our subsidiary AK Coatings, Inc. offers carbon and stainless steels coated with the AgION antimicrobial compound. AgION products hold the potential for use in food contact applications along with heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment (HVAC), medical equipment, laboratories, home appliances and more, anywhere microbial growth is a concern.