Welcome to JL Metals

At JL Metals we embrace the opportunity to work with companies to provide partnered solutions, so we’ve invested heavily in developing a strong team that can assist with all your metal needs.

We offer a well-stocked metals warehouse, supported by a fully equipped fabrication department and are a full-service supplier with shearing, cutting, forming and welding capabilities.
Whatever your metals and fabrication needs, JL Metals is equipped to work with you to find the right solution.


JL Metals ProductsFully stocked metals warehouse, stocking sheets and plates – from 18 ga up to ¾” thick, in various sizes,

Various grades of metals are kept in stock, including HR sheet, galvanized, CR and P&O

We also stock many specialty materials, such as aluminum checker plate and stainless steel sheets in various grades and finishes.

Materials may be purchased in coil form, and then processed cut to length,(CTL) to suit your requirements, on deliveries and releases to suit your needs

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Engineering + Design

Engineering and DesignOur experienced team is readily available to aid in product development, including design input, cost analysis and to identify cost-effective manufacturing processes. From the complex to the straightforward, JL Metals stands ready to work toward accomplishing your objectives.

Allow JL Metals the opportunity to work with you to refine the process of parts production with the objective to use technologically advanced steel grades that will create superior finished products that are less costly. Our team consists of individuals who are specialists in their respective fields and can help your company design lighter, stronger and longer lasting products using our incite, experience and knowledge. We support the implementation of these materials with full certifications that can be made available to your company for approval.

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High Definition Plasma and Laser cutting

Quality drives everything we do, so we utilize only the best equipment, using state-of-the-art plasma cutting machines which can process a variety of materials for varying industries, including steel, stainless steel and aluminum. Our in –house plasma cutting capabilities allow us to quickly turn around quotes, prototypes and production runs with efficient but accurate precision on our 108” W x 300” L cutting table.  We have also formed strategic partnerships with various laser cutting facilities for applications where laser cutting is more appropriate and our high volumes ensure we are always able to offer competitive pricing.

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JL Metals FormingOur press shop contains a variety of brake equipment which is able to provide high-quality, cost-effective parts bending. With equipment ranging in size from 225- to 550-ton capacity, we can form the parts you need. Our quick turnaround is achieved through efficient use of multiple machines, which reduces setup times and the ability to produce smaller quantity runs with shorter lead times.

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CWB Certified Welding

JL Metals shop is certified by the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB). We can offer you complete custom metal fabrication and shop weld repair services, including assembly and welding services in mild steel, stainless steel or aluminum. We offer a full range of welding services, including mig, tig, brazing, stainless steel and aluminum welding. Applications range from small components to large assemblies, from simple weldments to complex assemblies for rail cars.



Good business is more than just fulfilling an order. At JL Metals we strive to provide solutions, right down to assembly. Our assembly department performs a variety of functions — from simple welds, glue and packaging to complicated turnkey assemblies. Take for instance the fabrication and assembly of complex rail car repair components. JL Metals answered customer demand for fully assembled components, helping customers save time and money. With over 90 years combined in -house knowledge and experience, we know that relationships are built when taking every need to heart.


JL ShippingBeing a customer-driven company, we work with you to fulfill your every shipping need. JL Metals works with a variety of companies to create cost-effective shipping solutions. Whether it’s shrink-wrapped parts, wooden-pallet deliveries or carefully protected assemblies, we work hard to make sure your parts arrive safely.