Metals Inc. is expanding its St. Charles, Mo., scrapyard and
adding services to generate another source of shredder feed and
maximize the facilitys potential.
"We are expanding an
existing location, which is a nonferrous buying center, and
will buy all grades of material," PSC Metals president and
chief executive office Bob Brewer said. "This business has
grown so much and we plan to serve the entire St. Charles
The Mayfield Heights,
Ohio-based chain of scrapyards received approval from the St.
Charles Planning and Zoning Commission to expand the facility
by taking over the entire 3.13-acre parcel, which also was
being used by another tenant.
Plans include paving
the entire property, installing a 73-foot truck scale and
bringing the site up to city code, according to a spokeswoman
in the planning office, who added that work is expected to
A crane will be used
at the property, but trucks that deliver material to a shredder
will be stored at another location.