schedule

Scrap Expo

Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Times, sessions and speakers are subject to change.

09:00 AM – 06:30 PM

Registration Open
General Session

10:00 AM – 05:00 PM

Exhibition and Live Demo Open
General Session

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Mobile Shear Maintenance
General Session
Sponsored By
Mobile shears are often the workhorses for scrap processors. This informative, hands-on technical workshop will cover the essential steps to maintaining your shears as well as provide valuable insights on rebuild intervals and tips to maintain maximum production. Covering all makes and models.
Loren LaGesse
Speaker Loren LaGesse Technical Trainer Genesis Attachments View Bio

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Material Handlers: Maintaining the Hydraulic System
General Session
Sponsored By

The hydraulics on material handlers are fundamentally different than excavators. Maintaining them is essential to avoiding costly downtime and parts replacement. This detailed workshop will cover the preventive maintenance (PM) essential to maintain lift capacities and fast cycle times. Covering all makes and models.

Constantino  Lannes
Speaker Constantino Lannes President Sennebogen, LLC View Bio
Colleen Miller
Speaker Colleen Miller National Accounts & Sales Manager Sennebogen View Bio

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Open Time for Exhibiton
General Session

12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Networking Lunch
General Session
Lunchtime Special: Industry icon Brett Ekart brings his podcast, "A Scrap Life," to the center stage. Enjoy a unique and insightful discussion between Brett and automobile dismantling and recycling legend Norman Wright, CEO of Stadium Auto Parts.
Brett Ekart
Speaker Brett Ekart CEO United Metals Recycling View Bio
Norman Wright
Speaker Norman Wright CEO Stadium Auto Parts, Inc. View Bio

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Logger/Baler And Shear/Baler/Logger Maintenance
General Session
Sponsored By
Making dense bales, tight logs or solid hulks requires baler/loggers and car flatteners that perform as efficiently as possible. This informative workshop will provide operators with the insights needed to perform basic maintenance that ensures peak performance from your machine. Covering all makes and models.
Ricardo Diaz
Speaker Ricardo Diaz Lead Technician Sierra International View Bio

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Specifying the Right Attachment
General Session
Sponsored By
Ensuring you have the best attachment for the job can increase productivity ensure the flexibility of your machinery. This workshop will help scrap processors learn what’s available to them and how to pair it with their equipment fleet.
Bill Abraham
Speaker Bill Abraham Territory Manager Company Wrench View Bio

02:30 PM – 03:00 PM

Open Time for Exhibition
General Session

03:00 PM – 04:30 PM

Commodity Focus: Red Metals
General Session
The green energy transition has increased interest in copper, increasing the value of copper, brass and bronze scrap. These metals can offer great profitability for scrap dealer . This commodity session will help dealers understand how to maximize their opportunities regardless of the markets they sell into. Be sure to attend.
Daniel Poris
Moderator Daniel Poris VP of Nonferrous GLE Scrap Metal View Bio
David Klein
Speaker David Klein Sr. Vice President Nonferrous Marketing Alter Trading Corporation View Bio
Michael Diehl
Speaker Michael Diehl Senior Vice President Coremet Trading, Inc. View Bio

04:30 PM – 05:30 PM

Open Time for Exhibitions
General Session

05:00 PM – 06:30 PM

Welcome Reception
General Session
The live demonstration area closes, but the bar is open. Join our indoor exhibitors for drinks and appetizers. Spend time with industry colleagues and vendors to continue learning how to improve your scrap processing operations.

08:00 AM – 04:00 PM

Registration Open
General Session

09:00 AM – 04:00 PM

Exhibition and Live Demo Open
General Session

09:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Commodity Focus: Ferrous
General Session
Zulma Herrera-Vakkur, Manager, Ferrous, of the Davis Index pricing service will host a panel of industry buyers, sellers and traders to provide insights into the ferrous scrap markets over the coming weeks and months.
Zulma Herrera-Vakkur
Moderator Zulma Herrera-Vakkur Manager, Ferrous Davis Index View Bio
Bobby Triesch
Speaker Bobby Triesch Vice President SA Recycling View Bio
Brett Ekart
Speaker Brett Ekart CEO United Metals Recycling View Bio
Jim Wiseman
Speaker Jim Wiseman Executive Vice President Smart Recycling Management View Bio

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Two-Ram Baler Maintenance
General Session
Sponsored By
Two-ram and high compression balers require substantial maintenance to ensure continued performance and long life. This workshop takes a detailed look at what is required to keep these machines running. Operators will walk away with in-depth insights on how to keep their machines performing productively.
Ricardo Diaz
Speaker Ricardo Diaz Lead Technician Sierra International View Bio

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Optimizing Scrap and Dismantler Yard Operations
General Session
Sponsored By
Minimizing material handling costs and managing the flow of scrap from inbound loads to prepared and ready to ship is critical to smooth operations. Daniel Jacome, formerly of Simms and now with Sennebogen, has helped numerous yards improve efficiencies. This session provides some helpful case studies.
Constantino  Lannes
Speaker Constantino Lannes President Sennebogen, LLC View Bio

12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Networking Lunch
General Session
Lunchtime Special: Industry icon John Sacco brings his podcast, "Pile of Scrap," to the center stage. Sacco will be joined by Jay Robinovitz, CEO of Alter Companies, for a candid and insightful conversation. John and Jay both grew up in family-owned scrap yards and while they’ve grown to be prominent forces in the industry, they share a love for the business, a love for yard operations and a love for making sense of a business that is sometimes crazy.
John Sacco
Speaker John Sacco President and Co-Owner Sierra International Machinery View Bio
Jay Robinovitz
Speaker Jay Robinovitz President & CEO Alter Trading View Bio

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Software for Scrap and Auto Dismantling
General Session
Sponsored By
The modern world requires software for a myriad of things. Evaluating your needs and understanding the options is important. This workshop will help establish a baseline of what is out there and assist scrap dealers in software selection.
Gordon Driscoll
Speaker Gordon Driscoll Co-Founder/CEO GreenSpark Software View Bio

02:30 PM – 04:00 PM

Open Time for Exhibition
General Session

04:00 PM

Close of Event
General Session