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Detroit Riverwalk Conservancy Voted #1 Best Riverwalk in 2021

The Detroit Riverwalk was named the Best Riverwalk in the country in the 2021 USA Today/10Best Readers’ Choice Awards competition.

2021 Ironworker District Winner

Branden Giffen wins 1st place in the Ironworkers District Council of Southern Ohio & Vicinity "District Apprentice Competition" for 2021.

2021 Annual O'Dowd Scholarship Golf Outing

Foundation Steel would like to thank Ironworkers Local 25 and Mystic Creek Golf Club in Milford, MI for an amazing time at the O'Dowd Golf Outing July 10, 2021.

2021 Metal Construction Hall of Fame

We are honored to be recognized by Metal Construction News for our Brentwood Builders, Inc project at the Greene County Parks & Trails with Butler Manufacturing & Union Ironworkers Local 290!


Midwest Firm Among Nation’s Leading Pre-engineered Metal Builders Metal Construction News has ranked Foundation Steel 2021 Top Metal Builders by Sq Footage & Tonnage! A first for Foundation Steel to be awarded BOTH footage and tonnage in the same year.

2021 Foundation Steel ~ Top Workplace

#4 in the top 45 Companies and Organizations in Toledo to work.

2021 Foundation Steel ~ Woman-Led Top Workplaces

2021 Foundation Steel ~ Woman-Led Top Workplaces


Midwest Firm Among Nation’s Leading Pre-engineered Metal Builders Metal Construction News has ranked Foundation Steel 2020 Top Metal Builders by Sq Footage #17

2020 Foreman Training: First Stop Dayton

Foremen from Ironworker Local 44 Cincinnati, Local 172 Columbus and Local 290 Dayton joined our team for Foreman Training at our new office in Dayton. Great discussion and commitment from this team. February 8, 2020

Swinging a few irons at Local 172 Golf Outing

Adam Brahler, Jeremy Starr, Ryan Tinkler & Adam Murphy represented Foundation Steel in Local 172 Golf Outing, Split Rock Golf Course, Columbus, Ohio. September 14, 2019
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"Foundation Steel knows how to get the job done. Whether it's a straightforward new build or a complicated tie-in to existing structures, Foundation will deliver a stellar finished product."

Brian Chapman, Vice President, IPS

"Foundation Steel was a true partner working through a late delivery of pre-engineered metal building siding."

Ray Benjamin, LEED AP │ Senior Project Manager, Turner Construction Company

"Foundation Steel is a trusted partner who consistently contributes to our shared success. "

Rick Kusmer, Senior Project Manager, Mosser Construction, Inc.

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