Joint Ventures

Schnitzer is involved in the following metals recycling joint ventures:

American Rail Marketing LLC (AmRail), based in Lake Bluff, Illinois, is an innovator in the rail products and service industry. AmRail combines an aggressive approach to the acquisition and marketing of new and relay rail products with introduction of assertive, new ideas to class-1 and regional railroads throughout North America.

Products and services include:

  • Sales and marketing of new and relay rail products
  • On track reclamation services
  • Asset disposition services
  • Acquisition of abandoned tracks, operating rail property and surplus assets
  • Track panel construction services
  • OTM and rail sorting services
  • Tie grinding and disposal services

For more information, please visit www.amrail.net or call 800-878-4270.

Cherry City Metals is a Salem, Oregon scrap metals recycling company dedicated to quality customer service. Cherry City sells salvaged materials such as structural steel, nonferrous parts, racking, shelving, electrical parts and much more. Ferrous and nonferrous scrap is also processed and recycled. For more information, please visit www.cherrycitymetals.com or call 800-309-5865.

Plant Reclamation, located in Richmond, California, is one of the premier dismantling contractors in the Western United States specializing in demolition/dismantling and environmental remediation. They are dedicated exclusively to providing safe, practical, and cost effective solutions to the environmental problems of a diverse list of clients in both the public and private sectors. For more information, please visit www.plantreclamation.com or call 510-233-6552.

United Metals, based in Caldwell, Idaho, is a scrap metals recycling company with four locations that process ferrous and nonferrous metals. They also provide commercial bins and roll-off containers. For more information, please visit www.umrecycling.com or call 208-459-1617.