January 12


Imperial Manufacturing Group of Richibucto, NB, owner of Pointe-Claire Steel, has purchased Norbel Metal Service Inc., which will now become part of Pointe-Claire Steel effective January 12, 2023.

The Norbel Metal management team, led by Michael and Matthew Guglielmin, will continue to manage and represent the operations of Norbel Metal. As well, all customers will continue to be served from Norbel Metal’s Etobicoke, Ontario location.

Founded in 1979, Imperial Manufacturing Group is a privately held organization which primarily deals in the air distribution and building products industry for the residential and light commercial markets.

Pointe-Claire Steel is a leading processor and distributor of flat steel products with facilities strategically located in Bolton, Ontario and Pointe-Claire, Quebec. The company processes mainly Low and High Carbon, Hot and Cold Rolled, Galvanized, Galvannealed, and Aluminized Steels in various thicknesses and grades in accordance with ISO 9001 quality assurance standards. The addition of Norbel Metal expands both slitting and blanking capabilities and adds an additional 125,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing and warehouse space.

“The value created by this acquisition, from steel purchases to the expansion of product offering, to toll processing, are motivating for both organizations.” says Omer Babineau, Pointe Claire Steel’s President. “The opportunities of joining such well-established and reputable companies are numerous.”

“We are excited to be working with Imperial Manufacturing Group and Pointe-Claire Steel. This acquisition brings many synergies and will strengthen our organizations.” say Michael and Matthew Guglielmin, Managing Directors. “We see many opportunities for the future.”

For more information, please contact Michael or Mathew Guglielmin, Norbel Metal’s Managing Directors at 416-744-9988 or nms@norbelmetal.com.