History

ELG is your partner – and has been for over 50 years

1962:  Foundation of Eisenlegierungen Handelsgesellschaft mbH in Duisburg (D)

1972:  Foundation of Metalacciai S.R.L. in Rogeno (I) and Multimetall AG in Birsfelden(CH), now in Muttenz

1978:  Foundation of Gulf Materials Recycling Corp in Houston, Texas (USA), now ELG Metals Inc, Southern Division

1980:  Foundation of ELG Haniel Metals Ltd in Sheffield (UK)

1983:  55% percent acquisition of ELG by Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH, Duisburg; foundation of ELG Haniel GmbH

1985:  Acquisition of Steelmet Inc., Pittsburgh, PA (USA), now ELG Metals Inc and foundation of Inoxtrade S.A. in Madrid (E)

1989:  Complete takeover of ELG by Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH. Acquisition of Figespa S.A. / Ferinox S.A. in Paris/Nanterre (F)

1991:  Foundation of ELG Legima in Brno (CZ) and ELG Recycling Processors Ltd in Melbourne (AUS)

1994:  Foundation of Hernic Ferrochrome (Pty) Ltd in Brits (ZA) as co-proprietor

1996:  Acquisition of Jewometaal Stainless Processing B.V., Rotterdam (NL)

1998:   Acquisition of Ireland Alloys Ltd., Pittsburgh, PA (USA)

1999:  Acquisition of Westerwälder Eisen-Rohstoffhandels GmbH in Steinebach and Eisenmetall Rostfrei GmbH in Dortmund (D)

2000:  Foundation of JS Processing Co, Ltd (J), as a joint venture with Japanese partners

2005:  Foundation of ELG Korea Corp., as a joint venture with Korean partners. Acquisition of majority share in RIMECO Group (DK, RUS)

2008:  Acquisition of Utica Alloys Group in Utica, New York, (USA), now ELG Utica Alloys Group. Acquisition of Strasser Alloy Steels Ltd. in Hamilton (CA), today ELG Canada Inc. and of Consolidated Stainless Recycling Ltd. in Rowley Regis (UK).

2009:  Foundation of ELG Nippon Stainless Resources K.K. (J) as a joint venture with a Japanese partner

2010:  Foundation of ELG Metals Taiwan Corporation (ROC) as Joint Venture with Taiwanese partners

2011:  Acquisition of Recycled Carbon Fibre Ltd. in Coseley (UK), now ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd.

2012:  Foundation of ELG India Private Limited in Mumbai (IN)

2013:  ELG Utica Alloys acquires ABS Industrial Resources Limited headquartered in Kilnhurst, Mexborough (UK) and Metal Management Aerospace, Inc. in Hartford, Connecticut (USA), today ELG Utica Alloys (Hartford), Inc.

2015:  Foundation of ELG Utica Alloys Singapore Pte. Ltd. in Singapore

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