Facility Expansion Press Release
22 September 2011
US Shredder / US Conveyor Expanding
Manufacturing Facility in Illinois
Trussville, AL – US Shredder and US Conveyor announced today that they have expanded the Mackinaw, IL manufacturing facility by 10,000 square feet to the existing 40,000 square feet building. The expansion will house a new paint shop that will include two 10 ton cranes and also a 60 foot long enclosed paint booth. The new paint shop will enhance paint quality and throughput of fabricated equipment. The remainder of the new expansion will be used to stage equipment for pre-assembly and final testing. The new facility is part of a $750,000 upgrade. The total upgrade will increase overall quality and help keep up with the company’s increasing market share of recycling systems and parts fabrication.
The US Shredder and Castings Group offers scrap shredders, control systems, downstream
systems, non ferrous recovery, air systems, scrap shears, balers, and loggers; as well as shredder
castings, service, engineering and consulting to the worldwide scrap industry. For more information,
please contact Bill Tigner at 205-999-7670.