Telehandlers ramp up productivity at Century’s Metal Recycling plant
Century Metal Recycling Private Limited is a major producer of aluminum and zinc alloys. The company has seven production facilities, six in Haryana and one in Chennai, with a total production of 200,000 metric tons of materials yearly. The materials are produced in ingots as well as liquid alloys. The latter are directly transported to customers in customized, closebodied trucks.
The company’s major customers are automobile manufacturers, namely Maruti Suzuki, Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Nissan, Ford, TVS Motors, Bajaj, Yamaha, Royal Enfield, and more. These companies procure the finished alloys primarily for production of the engine blocks, crankshaft casing and compressors casing, that are produced at Century’s highly automated scrap processing facility. The finished alloys are mainly produced from imported aluminum scrap; close to 1,50,000 tons yearly of which are procured by Century from various global sources.
In view of its high customer base of automobile manufacturers, it was