Who We Are

The ACL Advantage

Smart

Smart

Making good investment decisions for your existing or new buildings starts with smart construction solutions. ACL Steel offers proven industry experience, smart in-house drafting solutions, and an efficient fabrication team, providing you with practical and economical solutions to meet your business or investment needs.

Strong

Strong

At ACL Steel we have a strong commitment to offering excellent client service and delivering quality products. Our cohesive team openly communicates with clients to streamline design solutions and on-site deliveries.

Fast

Fast

Our estimating, in-house drafting, project management, and fabrication teams will work to deliver quality products with speed and efficiency to meet your construction schedules.

Stable

Stable

ACL Steel’s 30 years of industry experience and dedication to delivering quality products create stable relationships with our clients and strong foundations for starting new relationships.

Who We Are…

ACL Steel is a privately owned company with over 30 years of experience in design, manufacture, and erection of steel products. We offer a full range of services including fast track, design-build, fabrication, and erection of structural steel, miscellaneous metals, steel deck, and siding.

You will find our steel anywhere from the Havana Airport in Cuba to the De Beers Diamond mine in James Bay. Our steel is in the school you attend, the grocery or big-box store where you shop, and in the office-tower or plant where you work.

We are continuously upgrading our facility, training our staff, and reviewing internal processes to achieve marketplace superiority in service and product quality.

ACL has consistently met the demands of the fast-paced and ever evolving construction and industrial sectors. We manage each project from start to finish, on-budget and on-time every time.

Our Mission and vision

To provide excellence in quality products and services

To fulfill our corporate responsibilities to the community and the environment

To provide our employees with a work environment that is safe and secure while being challenging and rewarding

ACL Steel earns the loyalty of its clients by offering the highest standards in workmanship and up-to-date technology. These standards enhance the safety, productivity, and profitability of our customers and ourselves.

The ACL Facility

Shot Blaster

Shot Blaster

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Plate Processor

Plate Processor

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Peddibot

Peddibot

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Moggy Welder

Moggy Welder

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Drill Line

Drill Line

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Angle Master

Angle Master

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Facility Features

  • Modern 63,000 square foot shop
  • Produces 350 tons of shippable materials per week
  • Seven 10-ton overhead cranes
  • Five 5-ton overhead cranes
  • Lined with two-ton wall travelling jib cranes
  • 25 Miller Delta Wire Feed machines
  • 30” Hydmech band saw
  • 44” Peddinghaus band saw
  • CNC Angle Master
  • Four turbine shot blaster (wheelabrator)
  • CNC Plasma/Oxy-Acetylene/Drilling Plate Processor
  • Two 3 Axis Drill Lines
  • Robotic Coping Machine
  • Geka Ironworker
  • Over 300 linier feet of transfer and roller system
  • 11,000 square foot painting facility
  • Eight-acre site
  • 6 Hyster forklifts
  • A fleet of flatbed trailers
  • 6,000 square foot office
  • In-house drafting
  • AutoCAD
  • 15 stations of 3D modelling software
  • 3D review stations for checking

ACL Team

Our Team

Our “never compromise” attitude toward quality workmanship, on-time delivery, cost efficiency, and client satisfaction has made us the fabricator of choice when it comes to commercial, industrial, and institutional projects.

ACL Steel is a cohesive team working together on every detail, bringing speed, reliability, and commitment to each project.

We have worked with ACL Steel on a number of projects including new construction and renovation projects. These projects demanded aggressive schedules and a high level of communication and coordination. It was a true pleasure working with ACL Steel. They are very organized, communicate extremely well and are proactive when it comes to issues regarding coordination. We would recommend ACL Steel to anyone who wishes to work with a reliable and efficient team.

Architectural Firm

We have known and worked with ACL Steel for over 25 years. It has been our pleasure to work with them due to their quality, cooperation, and commitment to delivering the projects on time. We look forward to many future projects and have no hesitation recommending the services of ACL Steel.

Engineering Firm

On behalf of our company it is my pleasure to recommend ACL Steel for structural steel fabrication and erection. We have completed many projects over the years and we are always pleased with the professionalism, competitive prices and their ability to always deliver structural steel on our agreed upon timeframe. We are a proud partner of ACL Steel and would not hesitate to refer them for any steel projects.

General Contractor

ACL History

ACL Steel Ltd. is a privately-owned company with over 30 years experience in design, manufacture and erection of steel products. We offer a full range of services including fast track, design-build, fabrication and erection of structural steel, miscellaneous metals, steel deck and siding.

1980’s

Steel fabrication begins within XDG Limited

1986

Our founder becomes partner in XDG Limited

1998

First computerized shop drawings produced

1999

Steel Plus Network Project of the Year

2000

Our founder establishes XDG Metal Fabrication Inc.

2002

First 3D modeling and detailing begins

2003

Acl logo

ACL Steel Ltd is born out of XDG to become a premier supplier of fabricated steel

2003

Steel Plus Network Fabricator Member of the Year

2005

New 30,000 sq ft ACL Steel Ltd facility

2006

The City of Kitchener Urban Design Award of Merit

2006

CISC Honourable Mention Architectural Category

2007

CISC Award of Merit Engineering

2008

CNC Drill line increases production

2008

ACL Steel Ltd ISO 9001 Registered

2008

ACL Steel Ltd CISC-ICCA Steel Structures Certified

2010

Steel Plus Network Fabricator of the Year

2013

Additional CNC machines added

2014

Paint bay doubles capacity with an addition

2014

Steel Plus Network Fabricator of the Year

2014

SPEC Construction Distinction of Excellence

2015

CISC Award of Merit Sustainability

2017

Steel Plus Project of the Year

2017

Steel Plus Network Fabricator of the Year

2020

Automation Bay Additions doubles production area

The ACL Connection

People Taking Pride in Steel Manufacturing

ACL Steel is a member in good standing with The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction, The Toronto Construction Association, The Grand Valley Construction Association, the London District Construction Association and participates in the WSIB Health and Safety Excellence Program. ACL Steel is one of the founding members of the Ontario Structural Steel Fabricators Association. We are certified to CSA Standard W47.1 in Division 2 by the Canadian Welding Bureau and are certified to ISO 9001 and the CISC Quality Assurance Program.

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