About Us

Why Us?

  • Expertise and extensive knowledge of a wide product range and its applications

  • Next day delivery to you or on site by liaising with your site logistics team

  • Successfully trading since 1990

  • Sourcing steel from leading steel mills around the world ensuring competitively priced products to the Irish and UK markets

  • Located in large warehouse and office complex (22,000 sq. ft) just 2 mins off Jn 9 on M50

  • ISO 9001 2015 certified company

  • Complete Supply Chain Solution incorporating sourcing; processing; cutting & polishing; HIT delivery on site

  • All products are tested and certified

  • We have a Trade Counter on site for customers to drop in and collect competitively priced products

Our Story

Special Steels Ltd (SSL) is an Independent, Multi Metal Stockholder, supplying an extensive range of Alloy Steels, Engineering Steels and Stainless Steels.
Conveniently located in Ballymount, Dublin 22 in a 22,000 Sq, Ft. warehouse just 2 mins off the M50 at Junction 9. We are an ISO 9001 2015 company and operate to the highest standard in the industry. All our products are certified and we have full traceability.

Established in 1990, we have extensive knowledge and expertise in the compete range of steels and their applications. We offer a full Supply Chain Solution incorporating sourcing; processing; cutting & polishing; HIT delivery on site.

We offer a 24 hour delivery service for product from stock. Non - stock items can usually be delivered within one week. We support the requirements of all metal users, large and small. We source steel from leading steel mills around the world ensuring competitively priced products to the Irish and UK markets.

We have extensive experience of working with the engineering, construction and agricultural sector supplying materials for fabrication, manufacture, refurbishment or general repair work. We have the ability to offer a broad spectrum of products, supplied from a single source. We act as a one-stop shop enabling us to process and deliver to exact requirements for the engineering, maintenance and manufacturing industry.

At SSL we pride ourselves on ensuring we meet the needs and demands of our customers promptly and efficiently. We have earned a reputation as a quality supplier, always offering value for money and with a friendly service.

Our Team

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Ray Kane

Ray is the owner and MD of SSL. He has developed long standing relationships with steel mills around the world so SSL can offer its customers the most competitive prices available. He manages the team to ensure all it delivers on its promises to customers.

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Lisa Dempsey

Lisa is the Office Manager with responsibility for accounts, financial control, HR , sales and quality. With over 10 years’ experience with SSL. Lisa has overseen the ISO 9001 2015 certification for the company and ensures the office is managed efficiently.

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Jim Fitzpatrick

Jim is Key Accounts Sales Manager and Logistics. He has over 30 years’ experience in the industry and specialises in carbon steels.

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Robert McCann

Robert is the Warehouse Supervisor and looks after the day to day operations of the warehouse. He is responsible for goods inwards and despatch of products to customers and sites.