Alan Ross Machinery Corporation

Alan Ross Machinery Corporation

Alan Ross Machinery Corporation has North America`s largest inventory of used and new scrap processing and recycling equipment. We offer equipment sales, professional appraisals, plant-liquidations, auctions and surplus industrial asset management. We own many of the equipment items we sell, and over 60% of our business each year is repeat clients. Our reach is global with customers in over 52 countries.

Company details

3240 Commercial Ave , Northbrook , IL 60062-1907 USA
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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Recycling Systems
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)
Year Founded:

In 1952 Jerry Mandel, founded Jerry Mandel Machinery, leaving the family's scrap processing business to focus on the needs of metals processors for quality equipment. In 1971 Jerry's son-in-law, Alan Ross, joined Jerry Mandel and together assisted small scrap collectors to become larger, integrated recycling enterprises. After Jerry's retirement in 1979, Alan continued his service to the industry forming Alan Ross Machinery. Today Alan Ross, his son Rustin Ross and a team dedicated professionals continue three generations of service.

Our Affiliations

We are members of the MDNA (Machinery Dealers National Association), AMEA (Association of Machinery and Equipment Appriasers) and ISRI (Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries). Alan Ross Machinery corporation adheres to the highest ethical standards of the industries and associations of which we are a member.