About Hornsby Steel

From spiral stair stringers to complicated bends in football stadiums, Hornsby Steel is proud to manufacture curved steel pieces used in applications around the globe. 

Competitive Pricing

Hornsby Steel works with you to understand your project and provide competitive pricing to meet your specification requirements.

Short Lead Times

When you’re working on completing a project, the last thing you want to do is wait around for steel. At Hornsby Steel, we’re sensitive to the rush that can come with building projects. From our shop in Cleveland, Alabama, we have quick access to Interstates 59, 65, and 20, to move our product to your site, resulting in quick turnaround time for our clients.

Range of Services

Whether you need one angle bent or steel for a large-scale commercial project, Hornsby Steel is dedicated to giving you the perfect product every time, no matter your specifications.

Who We Are

Our team is comprised of creative and innovative designers and builders with more than 100 years of combined experience in the industry. Our skilled team, paired with modern state of the art technology, can tackle any project, large or small. We like to think of ourselves as a modern-day blacksmith shop, just using hydraulic power instead of the old heat-and-beat method.

David Hornsby, President of Hornsby Steel

Member of the AISC Bender/Roller Committee

Over the last 40 years in the steel business, David Hornsby has had the pleasure of working on many different jobs across many different industries. Today, he prides himself on leading a company that specializes in unique and effective rolling and bending practices – the same practices that have continued to set Hornsby Steel apart as leaders in the steel industry.

When David isn’t working across the southeast on client projects, he enjoys being involved in his community church, hunting, fishing, horseback riding and traveling with his family.

Matt Peterson, Sales Manager of Hornsby Steel

Certified Solidworks Professional

Even though he never pictured himself in the steel industry, Matt Peterson started working with Hornsby Steel right out of college and fell in love with the trade. 10 years later, and he’s still learning from the frontrunners in the business and continues to look forward to new projects and experiences.

Matt is very involved with his local church and loves to play golf and travel with his family.

Steve Ellis, Outside Sales Manager of Hornsby Steel

Steve Ellis began his career in steel in 1970, and had the pleasure of working with some of the most influential and brightest people that the steel industry has to offer. He has observed countless ways that metal can be used and has experienced the service side as well as the managerial side of the steel industry.

Steve is an active member of Highlands United Methodist Church, and enjoys bird-watching, watching sports and spending time with this family.

Jason Owen, Purchasing & Drafting Director for Hornsby Steel

After a career in food service and retail, Jason Owen joined the Hornsby team and brought his expertise in customer satisfaction with him. He has since taken over purchasing, drafting and programming for the team, which allows him to combine his family background of iron working with his creativity and degree in design.

Jason is an active member in his church and loves to cook, fish and play pool. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his animals.


The Hornsby Steel Difference


Family Atmosphere

We believe in treating everyone like family. When you call Hornsby Steel, you won’t be greeted with an automated machine – you’ll talk to a real person who is ready to help you with any project.


Start-to-Finish Support

Whether you are in the design and prototype phase or need assistance starting a project from scratch, Hornsby Steel is your complete source. Our team is comprised of creative, innovative experts who are more than happy to walk you through the entire process.


High Standards

At Hornsby Steel, we stand behind our work. We are committed to giving our clients the best possible result in an affordable, convenient and quality fashion.

Years of Combined Experience

Completed Projects

“Hornsby Steel is our go to for any rolling jobs we have. David and his team have always been great to work with when it comes to rolling requirements in the shapes of the structural steel world. He understands his business and is excellent at suggesting the most cost effective and timely way of doing work to meet our needs. Every rolling job is unique especially when it comes to sweeping helical arc stairs and David’s always been easy to communicate with to work out any issues associated with these more complicated jobs which we have done many together over the years. He also has done many plate projects form parts processing to bent plates for us. I would highly recommend Hornsby Steel for any rolling projects and plate processing you have from simple to the most complicated.”

~ Jim Hicks
General Manager/ Partner
Steel-Plus, LLC

Contact Us

57 Arena Drive | Cleveland, AL 35049

(205) 274-7720