About

United Performance Metals (UPM), an O’Neal Industries affiliate company, is a specialty metals solutions center serving customers in a variety of industries including aerospace, defense, space, fastener, medical, power generation, oil and gas, semiconductor, and many others.

UPM offers a comprehensive inventory of products, including nickel alloys, titanium, stainless steel, cobalt alloys, PRODEC®, alloy steel, cobalt chrome moly, and aluminum in sheet, coil, strip, custom thin gauge strip, plate, bar, and near net shapes. FIRSTCUT+® Processing Services include cut-to-length, leveling, slitting, edging, custom rerolling, shearing, laser cutting, laser gauge measurement, water jet cutting, sawing, precision cold saw cutting, precision blanks, first stage machining, heat treating, ultra-sonic testing, boring, trepanning, deburring, and angle cutting.  Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, UPM maintains ten service centers worldwide.



  • To be recognized by our customers, employees, suppliers, and mills as the best performing specialty metals solutions center. 

  • To deliver quality products, services, and solutions to our customers through world class processes, people, and facilities.

  • Respect, Leadership, Continuous Improvement
  • Respect

    We respect our customers, employees, suppliers, community, and shareholders.  We exemplify this through a culture of honesty and integrity that stresses ‘doing what is right’ for all groups and individuals.  Employee safety is held to the highest standard.  

  • Leadership

    We train, coach, encourage, and reward to create an empowered work force that is responsible for meeting the expectations of our customers, employees, suppliers, and shareholders.

  • Continuous Improvement

    We are committed to an environment of continuous improvement in everything we do.  We do this by understanding customer, employee, and supplier expectations and continuously working to innovate and improve products, services, and processes.

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