Founded in 1917, L. Gordon Iron & Metal recycles and provides processed iron and metals to mills and foundries across the globe. In 1999, L. Gordon Iron & Metal was recognized by the Duke University Family Business Forum for North Carolina and awarded Mass Mutual’s National Family Business of the Year award.
As one of the southeast’s largest recyclers of scrap metal, L. Gordon Iron & Metal purchases scrap metal from individuals and businesses of all sizes.
Never had a problem: quick, efficient, fair, and considering the type of business, clean.
What a wonderful family business! They were a catalyst for the success of my Father's now 69 year old business. I met most all at a young age and made a life long impression on me.
Fair, honest, and pay much better than other scrapyards.
Going there for yrs. Would not go elsewhere!! People are friendly.
Very friendly guys. 10 stars.
My godfather gave me my middle name, Melvin, after Melvin Gordon.
My kiddos didn’t want to leave!!!
Thank you for being so good to my husband for so many years. Saul, Richard, Kalman, Barry, Melvin and all the rest of the family are the most caring people that we have come to know in our life. This company has helped so many people throughout their community.
L. Gordon Iron and Metal is the best. There is no one better in honesty, integrity, and pricing. I consider the Gordons my best friend in the scrap industry and a partner in my business.
Very helpful staff. Kind, engaging and personal. I know of others who have dealt with them as well, for years, and they have expressed a stellar reputation.
As one of the southeast’s largest recyclers of scrap metal, L. Gordon Iron & Metal sells recycled metals to foundries and mills across the globe.
L. Gordon Iron and Metal Co. of Statesville, North Carolina, has earned a distinction not only in the scrap industry, but is also recognized nationally as a model family business. In 1999, L. Gordon Iron & Metal was recognized by the Duke University Family Business Forum for North Carolina and awarded Mass Mutual’s National Family Business of the Year award. The award is given based on business success, multiple generational involvement, contribution to the community, innovative business practices, and stewardship for the environment.