J. Trockman & Sons Industial Scrap Metal & Recycling

Industrial Scrap Management

Trockman & Sons has been providing custom scrap recycling service in Evansville since 1892.

We offer custom metal recycling services for industrial and commercial businesses in the Tri-State. When you bring your industrial scrap to Trockman & Sons, we analyze all aspects of your scrap generation to design and implement a customized scrap management program that maximizes efficiency and your revenue. We offer in-plant container storage, trailer, lugger, and roll-off containers for scrap storage, hauling and complete processing at our facility.

ISO 9001:2008 Certified Since 1998

Trockman & Sons was one of the first ISO certified scrap processors in the U.S. This international quality control designation ensures our products and services consistently meet the rigorous international environmental regulations for handling, storing, transporting, and processing your scrap metal.

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Services & Capabilities

  • Full range of processing.
  • In-plant container service, storage and hauling
  • We can service any manufacturer or job.
  • We specialize in both ferrous and non-ferrous metal processing.
    • Shearing: Plate and structural scrap, unprepared heavy melt & foundry steel. Stationary shear has 1000-ton capacity. Also offers a variety of mobile shears.
    • Auto-Shredding: State of the art downstream segregation system and is able to process different grades of sheet metal, automobiles, and iron.
    • We can purchase dealer and wholesale scrap at competitive prices.
  • Baling
  • Shearing
  • Torching
  • Sorting
  • Screening systems.
  • Ship by barge or truck.
  • Yard equipment includes: stationary and mobile shears, shredders, balers, and mobile hydraulic cranes

Transport & Logistics

  • We provide service with a large, diverse fleet for handling and transportation of materials. Transportation and hauling equipment available for customer scrap handling:
    • Vans, roll-off containers, lugger containers.
    • Roll-off trucks
    • Lugger trucks
    • Semi-tractors
    • Enclosed vans
    • Gondola trailers
    • Dump trailers
    • High and low sided
    • Open-top
  • Contractors
    • Can help provide the equipment necessary to assist your job efficiently and easily.
    • Certified scales guarantee accurate weighing to help customers maximize their return recovered from job to job.

Accepted Materials

Scrap Steel and Iron including:

  • Automobiles
  • Baling Clip
  • Borings
  • Busheling
  • Cast Iron
  • Demolition Scrap
  • Foundry Steel
  • Plate Steel
  • Sheet Iron
  • Stampings
  • Shearing Steel
  • Turnings
  • Unprepared and Prepared Steel
  • and all other ferrous grades

Non-ferrous Scrap, including:

  • Aluminum
  • Brasses
  • Borings & Turnings
  • Copper
  • Lead and Batteries
  • Radiators
  • Stainless Steel and Alloys
  • and all other grades

From the smallest to the largest

Trockman & Sons is here to help with all your scrap metal needs. Come see us today!

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Call us at (812) 425-5271, or visit our facilities at 1017 Bayse St. Evansville, IN 47714. Open weekdays from 7:30 AM - 4 PM.

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