Rochester Aluminum Smelting Canada Ltd. has acquired aluminum
scrap processor Greenway Industries Corp.
Greenway Industries is equipped with two tilting rotary
furnaces to which Rochester Aluminum Smelting will add an
additional furnace, scheduled to go online in the second
quarter, the company said Jan. 7.
55,000-square-foot facility is located on our 10-acre plot of
land and is next to our smelting operation," Rochester Aluminum
Smelting president Jerry Golden told AMM. "This
acquisition will give us the opportunity to provide tolling
services to our existing customers and increase our own casting
Golden added that his
son, Simon, will head up operations at Greenway Industries,
which will continue to function as a wholly owned and separate
entity, and integrate the facility into Rochesters
will continue to offer tolling services to aluminum plants,
Golden said, adding that a single rotary will be dedicated to
supplying Rochesters deoxidized aluminum, or deox,
operation with molten metal and sows, adding about 3 million
pounds per month to Rochester Aluminum Smeltings casting
Smelting, also based in Concord, is an integrated secondary
aluminum smelter that produces a range of products for the
steel and die casting industries throughout North America.