Metso has been recognized as the Scrap Equipment Provider of the Year by American Metal Market (AMM) for the second consecutive year. The recognition was granted for best-in-class performance and announced at the 2018 AMM Awards for Steel Excellence in New York City, USA.
American Metal Market's Awards for Steel Excellence is one of the most prestigious and recognizable awards programs for the global steel industry. Metso was honored, in part, because of its extensive portfolio of proven equipment and solutions, which support its customers' diverse business needs while providing for improved business value and profitability.
"Metso's product offering for metal recycling is among the most comprehensive in the industry, and many of our processing equipment solutions are globally recognized as the benchmark for their product types. We are committed to driving sustainable improvements in performance and profitability in our customers' businesses, and it is an honor to be recognized by the industry," says Keith Carroll, VP, Metso Metal Recycling for the Americas at Metso.
Metso continues to grow its installed base in North America and globally. In total, over 100 Metso shredders are currently in operation in North America alone, which represents about one-third of the total operating capacity in the market. Additionally, through Metso's Lindemann and N-Series brands, there are over 40 shear and baler installations currently in the market area. Customers value the robust design and performance, combined with Metso's local service and support capabilities.
Metso Metal Recycling offers a wide range of efficient solutions for the fragmentation, compaction and separation of virtually every type of metal scrap through the LindemannTM, Texas ShredderTM and N-SeriesTM product lines. The customers range from large, multinational scrapyards and leading players in the automotive industry, to steelworks and local, family-run scrapyards. Metso's solutions are designed with state-of-the-art technology and the highest safety standards to help drive sustainable improvements in performance and profitability in customers' businesses.