Ansam Metals Corporation (hereafter Ansam ), established in 1968, is a Merchant and Processor of
Non-Ferrous Metals operating a facility in Baltimore, Maryland. Ansam buys
and processes new and scrap non-ferrous metals and trades in primary and
scrap metals, worldwide.
As Merchants, Ansam buys and
sells primary metals such as copper, nickel, zinc, tin, and lead, and
many alloys of nonferrous scrap metals. This involves purchasing,
warehousing, selling, transporting to customer locations, or direct
shipment of metal. In all cases, Ansam is always the principal in the
transaction and owner of the metal.
As Processors, Ansam buys
new and scrap non-ferrous metal, provides for the transportation of the
materials to its facility and prepares the material for sale to a wide
variety of customers. This preparation may involve one or more of the
sorting, shearing, sawing, torching, shot blasting (cleaning), burning
(wire reclamation furnace operations), granulating, briquetting, and
Ansam is capable of precision sorting of alloys of
copper, nickel, tin, lead, zinc, titanium and aluminum such as brasses,
bronzes, copper-nickels, nickel-silvers, monels,
and high temperature alloys.
Ansam specializes in:
Buying and processing new and scrap condenser tubing
and units containing this tubing such as feedwater
heaters, condensers, heat exchangers, MSRs (moisture separator reheaters), industrial air conditioners, etc. Contact
us for a complete list of the tubing alloys purchased.
Processing oversize non-ferrous metals such as large
fabrications, tanks, vessels, valves, and ship propellers. The Company's
hydraulic saw, band saw, plasma torches, and 30 ton travel lift are
unique to a strictly non-ferrous operation.
Buying and processing insulated copper and aluminum wire
and cable scrap, including lead covered copper power cable. This cable is
processed in our facility with strict control of employee lead exposure
by using cable strippers equipped with dust collectors with HEPA filters.
Ansam operates an environmentally clean, state-of-the-art wire burning
furnace which is complemented by a zero discharge water purification
All processing equipment is operated by employees who
receive extensive and on-going training providing them with the tools
necessary to operate safely and in a manner which conserves the
Trading. All buying and selling is conducted by the trading
department. All metal is purchased and sold on a contractual basis. The
trading department offers many types of transactions including
negotiated purchases/sales; bids, forward and formula pricing,
consignment business, tolling, and hedging, to satisfy supplier and