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Location 10555 Wyman Gordon Dr.
Houston, TX 77095

About Our Company

About NSPS Metals

A Joint Venture Between Two Successful Organizations

“ We have well regulated, ISO certified procedures
to guarantee we fulfill correct, complete, and
consistently above expectation services."
ISO 9001:2015

The joint venture will spark innovation and maximize the talent, resources, and assets of NSTA and Pacesetter while driving efficiency in procurement, marketing, supply chains, and operations.


The partnership is a strong strategic fit, leveraging the two organizations respective strengths. NSTA will provide certain assets, technical expertise and substantial resources from their global (worldwide) relationships. NSTA’s international relationships will provide the joint venture with many unique opportunities. Pacesetter will provide several of its talented associates, equipment and other assets, its strong customer relationships and its service center operational expertise. Pacesetter’s People are its true advantage and their ability to provide measurable value to its customers is a key part of how it creates The Ultimate Customer Experience. For many years, both companies have forged OEM, Fabricator, and Trading Company relationships in which NSTA will provide its international reputation and Pacesetter will provide its over forty years of impeccable service to major corporations throughout the United States. “The relationship with NSTA represents a powerful opportunity for Pacesetter to significantly expand our market presence and our product offerings. I am excited to see everything this partnership will bring as we embark on our new future together,” stated Aviva Leebow Wolmer, Pacesetter CEO.


Yoshiharu Tsurumi, President and CEO of NSTA said: “NSTA has been serving the U.S. metals market for more than 60 years and is looking forward to strengthening our position in the U.S. market via this partnership with Pacesetter. NSTA’s goal is to continue to grow in the ever changing and challenging U.S. market by providing value added services to customers in the Southwestern market utilizing the synergies this joint venture creates. We are excited to join with the talented Pacesetter associates and their strong management team.”

NSPS Metals has strategically built a team of employees with extensive and diverse knowledge, experience, and skills that complement each other. We hire the best in the business

Justin Philipp - COO
What we do

Be the Best Metal Supply Chain Partner

Our Mission

To be a premier supply chain partner in the metals industry by providing superior value, creating innovative solutions, and focusing on an exceptional experience, for all.

Our Values

We provide quality that is a cut above the rest of the industry with unsurpassed care for customer products and the ability to meet tight tolerance specifications.

By implementing the principals of ISO 9001, NSPS Metals seeks to ensure the long-term success for our organization and its relationships by aligning ourselves with the industry’s needs and expectations. We prioritize our actions toward improving all aspects of our business.

ISO 9001:2015 certification number: FS 723272

We are proactive in preparing for and overcoming any obstacles that arise with quick communication, informed decision-making, and focused action. We operate with transparency and integrity, while holding ourselves to the highest level of standards and fiscal responsibility.

Our History


New President & CEO 

April 1, 2022. Seiji Motoni named new Presiden & CEO of NSPS.

Also in April, we increased our production potential by adding a full second shift on all lines, as well as receiving.

New Houston Service Facility has Opened Its Doors

September 2020, the doors to the new 130,000 sq ft capacity Houston Service Facility has opened.

Ground Breaking Ceremony

November 29, 2018. Nippon Steel Trading Americas, Inc. (NSTA) and Pacesetter announced a strategic partnership to build a new world class Service Center facility in Houston, TX. This will strengthen NSTA's and Pacesetter's position in the Southwestern United States and Mexico, seen as key high growth markets.

Pacesetter was Founded

In 1977, former CEO Steve Leebow founded Pacesetter Steel Service, Inc.

Four Companies Founded What is to Become NSTA Steel

Our origin in the steel trading industry can be traced back to 1893, founded by four companies.

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