Friday | 22 May, 2015 | 9:07 am

Building trust

Scrap recycler generates business through old-fashioned values

Friday | 06 February, 2015 | 9:58 am

Ferrous forecast

Steelmakers brace for price plummet in scrap

Thursday | 29 January, 2015 | 11:12 am

Combating crime

Recyclers, service centers, utilities and communities raise the stakes against metal theft

Wednesday | 16 July, 2014 | 12:51 pm

Reclaiming resources

If handled correctly, a million pounds of scrap can be solvent

Monday | 05 May, 2014 | 10:54 am

A scheme for Bay Bridge scrap

As a span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge comes down, requests for salvaged material spring up

Thursday | 01 May, 2014 | 9:43 am

Chop, chop

Scrap chopper improves slitter line efficiency and safety

Wednesday | 06 November, 2013 | 2:31 pm

A personalized scrap solution

In business since 1947, the Sadoff Iron & Metal Co. strives to be its customers’ preferred choice for recycling

Tuesday | 24 September, 2013 | 2:07 pm

Stacked savings

Briquetting machines crunch scrap into easy-to-handle pucks of metal

Tuesday | 30 April, 2013 | 9:59 am

Chewing through metal

With its 90-ton shears, scrap company finds one bite is enough to cut down industrial metals

Friday | 22 February, 2013 | 11:14 am

A history of industry

A family-owned metals company celebrates 60 years in business

Monday | 04 February, 2013 | 11:35 am

Keeping track

When cash is paid for scrap, software helps keep exchanges honest and reliable

Friday | 16 November, 2012 | 1:57 pm

Retro Robots

A love for science fiction and scrap yard scavenging meld together for robot fabrication

Wednesday | 31 October, 2012 | 12:36 pm

Return on remnants

Old apparatuses offer new value if the right demolition team does the work

Monday | 27 August, 2012 | 8:56 am

Hammering metal

Behr’s new shredder takes on heavier metals, chewing tons of scrap in minutes

Wednesday | 25 July, 2012 | 1:29 pm

Solvent scrap

Roller bearings engineered in halves allow for easy installation in metal shredders

Monday | 30 April, 2012 | 1:35 pm

Worthwhile waste

Refuse equals revenue for this steel mill

Monday | 06 February, 2012 | 3:39 pm

Emerging players

Minimills rely heavily on consistency in steel scrap prices

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2016 End User Outlook

Although low pricing on metal products across the globe once inspired companies to stock up, there’s little appetite for risk peering into 2016.


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