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Gulf States Manufacturers

Public Construction 51 - 200 Employees

Gulf States Manufacturers is a manufacturer of “custom concept” systems constructed buildings. As A NUCOR Company and part of the Metal Building Division, we are part of the second largest metal building company in sales volume in the metal building industry. Our unique single source supplier philosophy allows us to design, fabricate, and deliver most any type of low-rise building structure to anywhere in the world. Based in Starkville, MS, Gulf States began producing projects over forty years ago. To date, we have supplied over 41,700 buildings to all fifty states and in over thirty foreign countries. Our facility covers over 246,000 square feet of manufacturing/storage area and 40,000 square feet of office space. Our employees, backed by years of experience, can produce 1200 tons of building projects per week. We pride ourselves in producing a design-functional, aesthetically pleasing, superior quality building that is known for its ease of erection and adaptability as well as being backed by unparalleled customer service. Gulf States Manufacturers is a member of the Metal Building Manufacturers Association. This affiliation promotes the use of system constructed projects throughout the world. We have also met the stringent criteria set forth by the American Institute of Steel Construction and are AISC category MB certified to assure you that every project that we are involved with is uncompromised from procurement of specified materials to design and fabrication of the final product. Some of our nationally recognized past and current customers include companies such as Coca-Cola, Ford Motor Company, Anheuser-Busch, Federal Express, US Armed Forces, Standard Oil, Georgia-Pacific, and Kimberly Clark. These companies and a vast array of others come to Gulf States time and time again because they know that our building systems stand the test of time. With a product line that is second to none in our industry, contractors, architects and end-use customers expect nothing but the best from Gulf States, and that’s what we deliver! The best quality, performance and product you look for in a manufacturer. From initial inquiry to final project punch-out, Gulf States Manufacturers takes control and schedules projects for on-time delivery. We welcome inquiries that may challenge other manufacturers, but fall within our core competencies. On your next project that involves system constructed products, contact us. What you will find is a refreshing can-do attitude, backed by a unique level of professional service and commitment.


Gulf States was founded in 1968 and has since shipped over 60,000 orders to customers worldwide. Our manufacturing area covers well over 280,000 square feet, and is one of the most modern, up-to-date manufacturing facilities in the industry. Our plant has the capabilities of producing 1,200 tons of metal buildings per week.

As part of the NUCOR Buildings Group, we have an unlimited supply of steel and a part of the largest recycler of steel in the world. Being GREEN, is our nature.


In the metal building industry, time is of the essence. That’s why Gulf States utilizes ABC Trucking, a sister company, to guarantee delivery of your building on time, ready to erect. THAT’S GUARANTEED! If we’re late, we honor down time while you wait.

Whether it be a long or short haul, our drivers are there to service customers. When we schedule delivery of your building, you can be assured our drivers will be there as scheduled. We maintain a 24-hour, 7-day a week transponder controlled contact with our drivers to better assist in delivery scheduling.

Gulf States not only delivers your building on time, we also use the same units to back-haul raw materials to our plant for the manufacture of our building systems. This results in building material prices being kept lower because we are able to transport our own materials to our plant for fabrication.
Gulf States is also extremely experienced in shipping materials internationally. We work closely with our shipping agents to insure that our international shipments are as timely and accurate as our domestic shipments, thus resulting in better overall satisfaction from our customers.