Our Affiliates

Baron Oilfield

Baron Oilfield Supply

Baron Oilfield Supply is among a handful of privately held, independent oilfield supply stores in North America. Baron began as a start-up, incubated within Northern Metalic.

The company presently has 18 operating locations dedicated to providing specialized supplies as well as industrial hardware to the oil and gas sector. Pumpjack sales and service, valves, fittings, pipe, tubing, flanges  – pipeline, production and industrial. Baron Oilfield Supply has always placed great value on meeting the unique needs of each customer and as a result has earned the loyalty of its customers and employees alike.



Northern Metalic Sales


Our Alberta industrial supply operations are based in Grande Prairie, Alberta – an integral hub in the Western Canadian economy. We serve a broad cross-section of industries in the transportation, construction, forestry, mining, oil and gas, institutional and agriculture sectors.

Northern Metalic is both flexible and responsive in our offering of traditional and non-traditional MRO products and related services. Our diverse product inventory is comprised of over 100,000 items, ranging from tire chains to lubricants, from wire rope and rigging to hand tools, from fasteners to chain saws.

Reliably strong inventory levels. Response and dependable delivery. A long term approach to customer relations. Expertise. Knowledgeable staff. Quality products.

Northern Metalic is about commitment. Commitment to our people, our customers, our vendors, our communities and our business. This commitment is no less important today than it was over 50 years ago when the company began.




Visa Trucks

Visa Truck Rentals

Visa Truck Rentals was established within Northern Metalic to fulfill a demand that was being overlooked by the larger national companies. Northern Metalic’s customers needed trucks.  Today, Visa rents, leases and sells vehicles, with a focus on localized customer service. Visa’s fleet is primarily made up of light duty vehicles and they are experts in project rentals and short term leasing.