Engineering Solutions for a Competitive Edge – New Baler

Posted on January 14, 2016 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

The ability to react quickly is a nurtured skill at the Soave family of companies. At both SLC Recycling in Warren, Michigan and Ferrous Processing and Trading’s (FPT) Tennessee-based operations, the Engineering and Maintenance Department moved with precision and haste to enhance the companies’ performance. Investing $1 million in updated technology, SLC Recycling recently replaced its 40-year… Read more »

FPT’s Car Guy from Dearborn

Posted on April 23, 2015 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

Wouldn’t it make sense that a lifelong “car guy,” who spent most of his life in Ford’s hometown of Dearborn, Michigan, would naturally end up as FPT’s go-to guy at……Nissan? Five years ago, Bill Sulak, a 36-year-old University of Michigan graduate, was hired by John Kronk Plant Manager Steve Benacquisto into FPT’s management training program…. Read more »

Skillful Promotion at Pontiac Scrap Yard Boosts Winter Traffic

Posted on April 9, 2015 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

Even in a mature industry, innovation holds the key to market leadership.  Ferrous Processing & Trading’s (FPT) Pontiac yard recently employed a clever marketing campaign to meet – and even exceed – their intake goals. The Collier Road scrap yard hosted a raffle throughout February 2015.  Each customer who brought $25 or more scrap in… Read more »