US steel service center Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co has acquired Rotax Metals Inc, a metals service center specializing in copper, bronze and brass alloys. Founded in 1947 and located in Brooklyn, New York, Rotax services a diverse customer base including distributors, manufacturers and the commercial and residential construction markets, emphasizing local customer relationships and next-day delivery. For the twelve months ended July 31, 2021, annual net sales for Rotax were approximately USD 14 million. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Rotax will operate as a subsidiary of Yarde Metals Inc a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance. Founded in 1939 and headquartered in Los Angeles in California, Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co is a leading global diversified metal solutions provider and the largest metals service center company in North America.