Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) November 29, 2011
Niagara Metals, a privately held scrap metal recycling company headquartered in Niagara Falls, NY with a feeder yard in Royalton, NY, has added two new locations in Buffalo, NY. A scrap metal recycling facility in North Buffalo and a rail transloading yard in Lackawanna. Niagara Metals acquired the assets and business of Ben Singer and Sons which included both the rail transloading yard and the metal recycling facility.
The acquisition is a new direction for Niagara Metals which has grown organically after opening its first facility in 2006. In 2010 Niagara Metals opened its first feeder yard in Royalton, NY approximately 40 minutes east of Niagara Falls. “We plan to grow in a disciplined manner. We now have experience in acquiring existing businesses and starting from scratch,” - Niagara Metals Spokesperson. Niagara Metals is excited and ready to provide the Buffalo market with the same first class service it has provided in Niagara Falls for the last 6 years.
Niagara Metals to Retain all Employees
This is more than just an acquisition, both families have done business for years.
Niagara Metals is owned by Todd Levin whose family began operating in the metal industry in 1898. The Levin and Singer families have done business together for over 50 years. All Ben Singer and Sons employees will keep their jobs and work for Niagara Metals. Lee Singer, President of Ben Singer and Sons will be joining the management team of Niagara Metals.
The metal recycling industry continues to grow at a rapid pace and Niagara Metals prides itself on unparalleled service and innovation allowing the recycler to stay ahead of the curve. The company will upgrade and add to the existing equipment at the North Buffalo facility by installing a second truck scale, improved environmental controls, building new offices, and adding new truck-level loading docks.
About Niagara Metals
Niagara Metals operates a full service ferrous and non-ferrous recycling business serving industrial, demolition, municipal and retail customers. The company also operates rail transloading and brokerage divisions. Headquartered on a 55-acre, 100% concrete site, their facility is complete with rail siding for 20 cars, two truck scales, a dedicated indoor car processing building, a new non-ferrous building, and the most efficient material handling equipment available today. The company has plans to open additional facilities in the region to help support its growth.
Niagara County Locations:
4861 Packard Road Niagara Falls, NY
8729 Rochester Rd (Rte. 31) Gasport, NY.
North Buffalo Location (coming soon):
1738 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, NY