metals recycler Midwest Metals Corp. is setting up another
scrapyard in the state after receiving all the necessary
The Louisville-based company
expects to have its Shelbyville, Ky., yard up and running by
fall. "Its a great location right off the expressway,"
president Jeff Wence told AMM.
The yard will take up about a
third of the 10-acre site, with the remainder to be unused for
now. Construction is under way, and a truck scale is being
The facilitys customer
base will include industrial accounts and retail trade. The
material procured will be shipped directly to mills and
foundries, Wence said.
Midwest Metals also owns a nonferrous facility in
Louisville, a feeder yard in Frankfort, Ky., and an aluminum
coil division selling finished metal in Kennesaw, Ga.