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ERMAN Corporation

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ERMAN Corp. is involved in the following metals recycling joint ventures




Founded in 1936 this proud family owned company has built its reputation as a leader in the scrap metal recycling industry. By providing excellent customer communications and working diligently to exceed client needs ERMAN continues to  provide custom recycling solutions that surpass clients expectations. Our representatives are industry experts. You can rely on our trained staff to be courteous, responsive and knowledgeable.


For the past 80 years this proud third generation business has provided industrial and commercial customers alike solutions for their scrap metal recycling and program managment solutions. A respected metals recycler for the nations class 1 railroads ERMAN is a trusted servicer for the nations class 1 railroads providing of railcar and locomotive recycling. Additional railroad services include railcar cleaning, remote demolition scrapping of derailed stock, remote site clean up and removal of disabled railcars.


Headquartered in Lake Bluff Illinois ERMAN Corporation maintains a 100+ acre facility located in in Kansas City Kansas. The heavy duty processing equipment on hand at the facility consists of shredders, guillotine shears and a myriad of other processing equipment such as cranes, balers and specialized equipment capable of directly processing ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal.

Shipments of scrap ferrous and non-ferrous metal are delivered to our premises by truck and rail or picked up by ERMANs logistical division.





























Founded in 1906 as a one-man scrap metal operation, Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc., has become one of the nation's largest recyclers of scrap metal, a leading provider of used and recycled auto parts and a manufacturer of finished steel products. Schnitzer Steel, headquartered in Portland, Oregon.


For more information, visit http://www.schnitzersteel.com



Amrail is an industry leader in the management and disposition of surplus assets for the railroad industry. Founded in 1990, we specialize in the acquisition and marketing of new and relay rail products for Class 1 and Regional Railroads throughout North America. We also deliver superior material handling and reclamation services. We partner with our customers to create value and develop solutions that improve the nation’s railway infrastructure.


For more information, visit http://www.amrail.net



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847) 615-1020

21 North Skokie Highway

Suite 101

Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044




(913) 287-4800

6600 Thorn Drive

Kansas City, Kansas 66106