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Barge Efficiencies – Driving Responsiveness & Value

The addition of barge transportation is an example of how B.L. Duke is revolutionizing Chicago’s metal recycling industry and maximizing our customer’s value.  The opening of B.L. Duke’s second yard, located in Joliet, IL has added…

Bringing Manufacturing Back Home

Last month, we had the opportunity to attend a Technology and Manufacturing Association (TMA) event featuring Harry Moser, president and founder of Reshoring Initiative .  Moser started the Reshoring Initiative to encourage companies…
Scrap Metal Forecast
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2017 Ferrous Scrap Metal Forecast

The Association of Women in the Metal Industries (AWMI) hosted their annual January outlook meeting focusing on the scrap metal forecast for 2017.  Joseph C. Pickard, Chief Economist and Director of Commodities, at the Institute of Scrap…

Duke Salutes - Shannon Evoy

Periodically B.L. Duke will introduce a member of our family. We feel it's important to help you put a face to a name and to salute a team-member for their ongoing dedication. Shannon Evoy - Sales Manager Day to Day at Duke It is that…

B.L. Duke's New Website With Fresh Features

At B.L. Duke we're always striving to offer a fresh approach to the recycling industry.  We're excited to unveil our new and improved website.  It offers a new look and cutting edge features to make communicating with our team a breeze! LiveChat Looking…

Tune Into WBBM 780AM

Check out WBBM 780 AM for our Radio Ad!  Email info@blduke.com today to see how we can revolutionize how you recycle. Listen on June 20th at 5:49AM or June 21st at 5:41AM or 7:50AM! WBBM Newsradio -  780AM
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B.L. Duke Expands Operations in Joliet

We're excited to announce B.L Duke has grown!  Over the last six months we've added 28 employees, 10,000 tons per month and a 25-acre scrap yard in Joliet, IL.  This new yard increases our sales territory and offers additional competitive…

B.L. Duke Stands Up to Breast Cancer

Happy Breast Cancer Awareness Month!  A woman is diagnosed every 2 minutes with Breast Cancer in the United States.  One of our own, Shannon Evoy, is fighting cancer.  Shannon was diagnosed with stage 2, Triple Negative Breast Cancer…