Our Company Commitment
Our employees, customers, communities and environment deserve nothing less than our very best every day.
Our goal is to have zero accidents. Ever.
Because scrap yards help save the Earth.
We follow strict standards for what materials we will accept.
Supporting the communities in which we work and live.
Western Metals Recycling was formed by combining Atlas Steel facilities in Salt Lake City, Ogden and Provo with DJJ’s scrap processing plants in Plymouth and Denver.
WMR acquired Markovitz and Fox’s – Sparks, Nevada (Reno) facility.
DJJ became part of Nucor’s family of companies.
WMR acquired Van Gundy’s AMPCO Grand Junction, CO recycling facility.
WMR acquired Sims Metal Management’s Utah recycling facilities.
Today, we operate 6 recycling facilities in 3 states: Colorado, Utah, and Nevada.