Originally started back in 1979, Ideal Steel was the original member of the Ideal Group.
But it all started with a little bit of luck…
Years of Experience
Fabricated Steel (Tons)
What We Do
- Pre-Construction Services
- Design and Build
- 3D BIM Virtual Design
- Projects up to 1,000 tons
- Stairs & Handrails
- Mezzanines & Platforms
- MEP Support
- 3D Modeling
- Metal Forming
- Oxy Fuel Cutting
- AWS Certified Welders
Take a look at some of our most recent projects.
For Ideal Group, Safety Comes in Cans: “I Can, You Can, We Can”
The Safety Comes in Cans program identifies workplace and program safety hazards while positively reinforcing good safety behaviors and urging continuous improvements.
Each Ideal Steel team member is held to the highest level of safety standards; and undergoes extensive training to enforce a safe working environment, while maintaining an active knowledge of the hazards they may face in the workplace.
Ideal Steel works closely with all stakeholders to identify hazards prior to beginning a project. We also communicate closely with our customers in regards to program safety requirements and standards to ensure that our services are being executed efficiently and safely.
Ideal Steel makes work sites safe for all stakeholders. We surpass safety requirements and exceed industry safety standards on every location due to our commitment to quality, efficiency, and program safety.
Author: Vince Bond, Automotive News. DETROIT - Frank Venegas Jr.'s family roots trace to Ford, but a Cadillac changed his life. His grandparents immigrated to Detroit from Mexico in 1917, lured by Ford's $5-a-day jobs. His grandfather worked at a Ford stamping plant...read more
With the start of every new year comes a new slate and new opportunities. At Ideal Steel, to kick off 2018, we’re planning on taking advantage of the new year by making some large and important shop renovations. Looking to streamline the production flow, increase...read more
DETROIT, MI – Thirty four years ago Frank Venegas, Jr. won a Cadillac in a car draw, sold it nine days later and started Ideal Steel. Today, he is chairman and CEO of Ideal Group, a $200 million multi-tiered company that employs 250 people in Southwest Detroit. And...read more