ABOUT

Who are Metro Metals?

Metro Metals(Burnley)Ltd is a family run business located in Burnley Lancashire. The business was founded in 1958 by the current owners late father ,operating from a house on Colne Road in Burnley. In 1959 the business moved to two railway arches in the centre of Burnley. In 1985 a yard adjoining the arches was acquired. From then on the business expanded quickly and it soon became apparent the site business would soon out grow the site. A new site was acquired in early 2000’s.In 2006 after an investment of £2million the company moved to a new purpose built state of the art site.

Our site is fully equipped with modern processing equipment to enable us to produce quality products for the steel works.

Ferrous
Our equipment includes:
2 Liebherr wheeled 934 scrap handlers
750 tonne shear
800 tonne mobile shear on a Liebherr 944
Hot burning for material for up to 15″ thick
Car depollution.

We have full in house facilities to depollute scrap cars(ELV”s) in accordance with current legislation.

Non ferrous
Our equipment includes:
a baler
a shear
cable stripper
plasma cutter.

Specialist equipment:
we can do in house analysis of all grades of special high value alloys such as nickel.

Collection facilities
MAN 26tonne skip wagon.
Bulkers.
skips from 12 yard to 40 yard

Please feel free to look at or gallery to view they types of material we can handle and process