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West Coast Metals Selects Steel Manager III Metal Center Software

Stouffville, ON — November 2, 2015 — 4GL Solutions announced today the installation of their leading ERP metal center software Steel Manager III at West Coast Metals in Portland, Oregon.
Commenting on the agreement, George Walton, President of 4GL Solutions, said, “We are very happy that West Coast Metals has selected our industry leading ERP software solution Steel Manager III,  developed over the past 30 years exclusively for metal service centers. West Coast Metals is a rapidly growing metal service center and they required metal specific software that would provide them tight control and instant access to their inventory while providing staff all the business intelligence necessary to insure they are making the correct business decisions. The many inventory management tools available in SM3, along with bar coding technology has allowed West Coast Metals to properly manage their inventory and to provide the industry leading support their customers have require”. 
In addition to Steel Manager III (SM3) West Coast Metals has also installed the MTR Automation Module, making the retrieval and electronic delivery of Material Test Reports effortless, as well as SM3’s Bar Coding Module which greatly facilitates inventory management.  
About West Coast Metals 
West Coast Metals is a leader in metal distribution carrying full product lines in Stainless Steel and Aluminum as well Carbon Steel pipe, valves and fittings. Headquartered in Oregon, West Coast Metals serves a variety of industries and is committed to the best service in our industry. 
Products offered include a wide variety of stainless and aluminum including angles, channels, flat bar, I Beams, pipe, plate, rounds, sheet, square, and tread plate and sheet in addition to a line of valves and fittings. 
About 4GL Solutions 
4GL Solutions, founded in 1984, is a leading source for customized ERP Metal Center Software, specifically designed for the steel and metal industry. Our state-of-the-art Steel Manager III (SM3) metal industry software package is a completely integrated system encompassing inventory management, purchasing, sales, in-house processing, outside processing, shipping, bar coding, MTR retrieval, accounts payable, accounts receivable and a complete general ledger program. 
4GL Solutions Steel Manager III Metal Center ERP software system is installed in customer sites throughout Canada, the United States and internationally.
For more information, please contact: 
Paul Parsons
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Steel Manager III