Metso launches the N Series, a new recycling equipment product range to offer versatility and a broader choice to the scrap metal industry

Metso has expanded its offering for the scrap metal recycling industry with the new Metso N Series products. With this expanded range of products, Metso aims to satisfy the requirements of small, medium and larger processors in the industry.

The new N Series products include shears and balers, which are solidly engineered, robust, cost efficient, production and maintenance friendly and which have been field proven in the scrap industry. All equipment features remote access to expedite customer assistance when needed. The whole product range is backed by a full scope of services from Metso.

"The ever-changing demands of the scrap processing industry require a bigger choice of solutions capable of meeting specific capacity needs, and we are responding by introducing the N-Series. Our new product range offers reliable technology, efficiency and safety, yet all the features necessary to meet processing needs at competitive price levels. Regardless of the size of our customer's business, big or small, we strive to be at the forefront in providing the technology and services needed to ensure success," says Daniel Zeiler, Vice President Technology and Capital Equipment, Metal Recycling, Metso.

Compact equipment range backed by services

The new N Series consists of NIS Inclined Shears, NCS Shear-Baler-Loggers, NLB Lid Balers and NTB Triple Compression Balers which can be complemented with customized service agreements.

The NIS Inclined Shear is a state-of-the-art gravity feed shear that can accept long material and large bulky scrap; it is available with cutting forces from 600 to 1250 tonnes.  The NIS is a self-contained unit and easy to install.

The NCS Shear-Baler-Logger has a true clamshell charge-box design with high compression forces for faster trapping and folding.  The multi-use machine is available with cutting forces from 600 to 1000 tonnes.  The NCS is a self-contained unit that offers diesel drives and lifting jacks as options for transportable models.

The NLB Lid Baler is a compact baler for small to mid-size metal baling requirements, producing no. 1 bales in 300mm x 300mm, 400mm x 400 mm and 600mm x 600mm.

The NTB Triple Compression Baler is a high production baler that produces no. 1 bales from diverse feed materials.  Bale sizes are available at 300mm x 300mm and 400mm x 400mm.

"The new N Series product portfolio is fully backed by Metso's worldwide service network. The service contact is locally available to our customers so that they have efficient direct support when required. The Metso service team is available for onsite assistance for installation, trouble-shooting, training and other customer requirements. All Metso equipment features remote access to the PLC control systems to expedite customer assistance when necessary," says Claude Lovrinovic, Product Manager, Metal Recycling, Metso.

Metso - decades of experience in metal recycling

Metso has decades of experience serving the metal recycling industry. Our team of dependable experts is always close to our customers' operations, helping to utilize opportunities and overcome challenges together. During the years, we have developed one of the industry's most advanced ranges of solutions that include equipment, complete systems and a broad scope of services for the fragmentation, compaction and separation of virtually every type of metal scrap. Metso continuously strives to bring the right technology and services to ensure expanded value for our customers' processes and more profit for their business.

Metso is a world leading industrial company serving the mining, aggregates, recycling, oil, gas, pulp, paper and process industries. We help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability by using our unique knowledge, experienced people and innovative solutions to build new, sustainable ways of growing together.

Our products range from mining and aggregates processing equipment and systems to industrial valves and controls. Our customers are supported by a broad scope of services and a global network of over 80 service centers and about 6,400 services professionals. Metso has an uncompromising attitude towards safety.

Metso is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland, and had net sales of about EUR 2.9 billion in 2015. Metso employs over 12,000 persons in more than 50 countries. Expect results.,  

For further information, please contact:
Claude Lovrinovic, Product Manager, Metal Recycling, Metso. Tel: +49 (0) 211 2105 338, Email:

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Global Communications, Metso Corporation, Tel. +358 20 484 3212, Email: