The Leading Manufacturer of Industrial Mezzanines,
Work Platforms and Other Steel Structures


Steele Solutions, Inc., is the industry leader in the design and fabrication of steel mezzanines, mezzanine systems, work platforms and other steel structures used in material handling, industrial processing, equipment support, access, and other applications.

Since our founding in 1996 in Milwaukee, we’ve grown each year and now have product installations in all 50 states and throughout the world, and are the leading mezzanine manufacturer in the U.S. Our steel structures are used by companies of all sizes — including nearly every major national retailer and every major distribution and fulfillment company — as well as government and military entities.

Steele Solutions 20th AnniversaryThrough our dedication to designing and fabricating mezzanine systems and other structures that are the “Height of Excellence,” we support our customers’ goals to be the best in their industries.

We are a one-source solution to a network of systems integrators, original equipment manufacturers, end users and distributors – providing consultation, design and fabrication all at one price.

Exceptional Customer Care

Our customers buy from us because they know they’ll get a superior product, designed to perfectly match their needs. And they know the entire project process, from initial discussions to installation, will be a great experience.

The Steele Solutions Experience is the foundation of our success. We are the pioneer in exceptional care, putting the customer first through our unparalleled commitment to our customers. The team at Steele Solutions is focused on listening to and responding in a timely manner to help make our customer/partners successful and to ensure the best steel structure solutions are designed and fabricated for the end users’ processes. (Read more about our approach to customer care.)


MHEDA MVS 2017At the end of the day, it’s all about the customer.

Our company’s excellence and growth has been recognized nationally by Inc. magazine and Entrepreneur magazine, as well as locally by the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC). We have been named a Most Valuable Supplier by the Material Handling Equipment Dealers Association (MHEDA). See the awards we’ve earned.

Along with the MMAC, Steele Solutions is a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, MHEDA, and MHI – the nation’s largest material handling, logistics and supply chain association, the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association, the Association for Iron and Steel, and the National Waste and Recycling Association. Our company leadership is active in MHEDA and MHI, including as board directors.

In 2016, we celebrated our 20th anniversary in business. (Read about our company history.)

Read some testimonials from dealers who partner with us for mezzanines and other steel structures.

Executive Team

Steele Solutions executive team

Steele Solutions’ Executive Team: Mike Thelen, Kevin O’Neill and Terry Young

Our executive team includes co-owners Mike Thelen, CEO; Kevin O’Neill, president; and Terry Young, vice president-engineering. The three are active in the day-to-day operations of the business, and lead a staff of more than 100 people dedicated to excellence.

“We know that customers want to partner with us, with the common goal of making them successful. That’s why we take so much time getting to know our clients, their markets and their needs. Through that knowledge, we can deliver the highest value in steel structures at the most competitive price”  — Mike Thelen

Solutions is more than just part of our name. We can provide our customers with a solution that helps them achieve success. That is very rewarding. When you do that over and over again you truly do form partnerships.” — Kevin O’Neill

“We bend over backwards to understand a client’s business and needs; that goes a long way in helping us meet their goals in the best possible manner. This kind of professional and creative relationship is unique to our company.” — Terry Young

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