Metso Minerals expands in Ohio
Metso Minerals Industries, Inc. has announced plans
for a major expansion of its manufacturing operations in Northeast Ohio.
The new fabrication facility will produce Lindemann
scrap metal shears, small shredders and provide a rebuilding service
for rotors used in automotive shredders. It will be located in Northeast
Ohio near the company’s existing engineering and manufacturing facility
The company expects the new facility to be online in
the spring of 2008. It will have a total crane capacity of 80 tons and
is expected to double the fabrication capacity of Metso Minerals Industries’
The Brunswick operation (formerly BEST, Inc.) was acquired
by Metso in March of 2007 and, since the beginning of 2008, has increased
its fabrication capacity by 100 percent.