About Us

SB Specialty Metals LLC was formed in January 2010 through the acquisition of the assets for Crucible Service Centers a division of the bankrupt Crucible Materials Corp.


SBSM is a full-line specialty metals distributor with a focus on conventional and powder metal tool steels and high speed steels. The company services many industrial and retail sectors including aerospace, automotive, energy, tool and die, stainless steel and high quality knife products. SBSM maintains supplier relationships with mills all over the world — these mills have been chosen as SBSM suppliers for their ability to produce high-quality products competitively and meet delivery requirements. The ability to manage these supplier relationships and source a wide range of products makes SBSM unique in this market.


SB Specialty Metals is a Master distributor for commodity tool steels with the ability to handle the  management of large volume inventory programs. We also have the technical expertise to work with customers on alloys to extend tool life and productivity. The company follows a proud tradition of new alloy development keeping us ahead of the competition on all levels.