Who We Are

Magellan is a leading independent distributor of specialty steels as well as other metallurgical products. Established in 1985, Magellan offers the marketplace a wealth of supply chain knowledge and technical expertise. As a socially responsible corporation, Magellan provides reliable and stable product management for its customers and suppliers while benefiting the community.

See what sets us apart.

The Roast of George Wendt

"I Can't Believe They Wendt There": The Roast of George Wendt, proudly sponsored by Magellan Corporation, was held at Second City on Saturday, Septemb…

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Solar Eclipse Lunch and Learn Presented by Dr. Shane Larson

Dr. Shane Larson, Research Associate Professor of Physics at Northwestern University and astronomer at the Adler Planetarium, visited Magellan on Augu…

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10th Annual Blackhawks Convention

The 10th Annual Blackhawks Convention, proudly sponsored by Magellan Corporation for the 5th consecutive year, was held July 21-23 at the Hilton Chica…

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Upcoming Events

La Rabida Celebration of Friends Gala

Friday, November 10, 2017


Holiday Closures

Magellan will be closed on the following days in observance of holidays:

Monday, December 25, 2017

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 

Friday, December 29, 2017

Monday, January 1, 2018

Ferdie's World

Meet Ferdie! He’s the man, the icon, the legend: Ferdinand “Ferdie” Magellan. Ferdie is our beloved mascot and namesake, a man of many costumes and a real character.

Click here to learn more about the history of Ferdinand Magellan.

Featured Clips

A clip showcasing a cause that is very near and dear to my seafaring heart.

Final Scenes

The final scene of a show is my favorite and usually the best!