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 Alien Invasion is Us!” with Lucianne Walkowicz

Dr. Lucianne Walkowicz, astronomer at the Adler Planetarium, wowed the audience at our recent Lunch and Learn as she spoke about Alien Life in Space. …

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Connections for the Homeless THRIVE 2019

Connections for the Homeless hosted its annual fundraiser, THRIVE 2019, on February 9th. The “Premier Culinary Tasting Party” generated over $510,000,…

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First Bites Bash 2019

On Wednesday, January 24th, Magellan Corporation was honored to participate in First Bites Bash 2019 held at the Field Museum. This event represented …

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Upcoming Events

Blue Monday with Smiley Tillmon & Kate Moss

Monday, March 25, 2019

Presented by Magellan Corporation Monday, March 25, 2019 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Space Evanston


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 for Ferdie's Photo Gallery.

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

Featured Clips

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