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A Look at Magnets for the Steel Mill Industry

November 18, 2020 By walkermagnetics

Steel mills across the country and around the world rely on magnets to improve the handling of hot steel, coiling, pig iron and other materials, as well as for scrap processing, loading and unloading, and lifting billets. Walker Magnets is in constant communications with steel mill operators to understand their changing needs – and we […]

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A Magnet Holds the Recycling Industry Together

November 17, 2020 By walkermagnetics

Steel is the most recycled material both in the United States and worldwide, contributing nearly $18 billion in export sales in 2017, according to a 2018 report from the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI). That year, 66 million metric tons of ferrous scrap were processed in the U.S., and 600 million tons were […]

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No power? No problem!

August 21, 2020 By walkermagnetics

Our Battery Powered Lifting Magnets operate with the use of a battery, with no wires or cords to get in the way. Using one of these products not only provides a safer, easy way to lift materials, they also cut down on workplace injuries, improving efficiency, protecting your workforce, and cutting costs. Walker Magnetics has […]

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Magnetic Sweepers

July 9, 2020 By walkermagnetics

Magnetic sweepers are vital to towns and municipalities to keep streets free of debris. Items left in the road are a safety hazard, causing potential injuries and damage to vehicles. Sweepers offer powerful magnetic pull, collecting dangerous items for controlled disposal. Street sweeping not only makes streets cleaner, it’s crucial for keeping them safer for […]

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Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.

July 7, 2020 By walkermagnetics

Walker magnets are made for a number of industries and uses, including scrap/recycling. Scrap and recycling facilities process many different metals, including iron, stainless steel, carbon steel, and more. These metals can be collected with a magnet, separating them from other metals and materials. We manufacture durable, high-quality magnets that offer incredible benefits to any […]

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Walker Magnetics Repair Services

April 23, 2020 By walkermagnetics

We understand how important it is to have properly functioning machinery and equipment when your business relies on it. When your magnets are in need of repair, we will work with you to get them in working order again with minimum downtime Our repair services even cover other magnet brands. We are the leading experts […]

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Walker Handles the Hard-to-Handle with Expandable Spreader Beam

April 21, 2019 By walkermagnetics

ExBeam is designed to make the handling of long, unwieldy products both safer and easier. And, in the case of ExBeam, it’s not limited to handling steel. ExBeam can also be used with slings and chains to handle other difficult loads such as logs or rolls of paper. Bottom line? If it’s long and spindly, […]

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