Metcollect are the largest cable recycler in Northern Ireland and our state of the art processing facilities allow us to process scrap energy and telecoms cables deriving the maximum value for contractors. We specialise in processing heavy armoured and multi conductor cables from the utilities industry and with our state of the art cable granulation facility having a capacity of 1 tonne per hour we have the scale to offer the very best prices in Ireland for scrap utility cable.
We offer a collection service throughout Ulster for scrap cable and provide a variety of containers for storage prior to collection. We have an established track record working with some of the leading utility contractors involved in street lighting, data & telecoms cabling, power connections and renewable energy connections and can count MHI Vestas and Virgin Media amongst our customers.
In addition to industry leading rates and service for the recycling of cable we are also the only cable drum recycling company in NI. We can offer a free collection service for wooden cable drums and in some circumstances, plywood cable drums, significantly reducing storage and disposal costs for utility contractors.
Metcollect are the largest scrap cable recycler in Northern Ireland, we process 1000’s of tonnes a year of scrap cable into copper granules and pvc granules within our state of the art cable granulation facility. We have a processing capacity of 1 tonne per hour and this investment in efficiency means we can off the very best prices in NI for scrap cable. We guarantee to beat any price offered by another metal recycler for scrap cable.
In addition to the best prices for scrap cable we also offer a free cable drum collection service for our customers and are the only cable drum recycler in Northern Ireland.
We can provide a wide variety of collection containers and can collect from both your sites and your home yard to make it even easier to realise the value from your scrap cable.
Metcollect Limited was founded in 2014 by a former tradesman, who became frustrated with the amount of time and effort required to achieve the best price for his scrap copper. Today Metcollect Limited has expanded its collections to include electrical cable, aluminium and other metals.
Metcollect is the largest cable recycler in Northern Ireland and offers the best prices for scrap copper cable on the island of Ireland, coupled with a fast & efficient collection service.
We also offer a cable drum recycling service which includes free collection. The only company in Northern Ireland able to offer this.
The team who run Metcollect Limited, believe in paying market leading prices for scrap metals from tradespeople - without them having to endure the untidiness of it lying around their houses, or the time, effort and cost to take it to their local scrap merchant.
Metcollect Limited has a fleet of collection vehicles, state of the art processing facilities and a fully automated payment system to pay you quickly once your scrap metals have been collected.
Our considerable investment in technology means you can view and change your payment info, access past payments and waste transfer notes and get real time updates on the time of your collection and you can do all of this from your phone.
At present we cover Northern Ireland, but will soon be expanding into the Republic of Ireland and the UK.
• Over 500 customers
• 1000 bins in regular use
• 5 collection vehicles
• Largest cable recycler in NI
From it's beginnings in 2014 Metcollect has not only expanded the services it provides, to include handling electrical cable, aluminium, other metals and hazardous waste, but it has also expanded it's service areas to cover the whole of Northern Ireland. In recent years a move was made into the Republic where we are experiencing very rapid growth with the help of our business developement team, with further plans to expand in Great Britain.
Bins in regular use
Sign up online or contact us to arrange for your FREE Metcollect bin to be delivered. When you’re ready to cash your material in simply hit the collect button on the app and get real time updates on the collection time.
We set our prices every day to make sure you always get the best price. Within three working days the money will be in your nominated bank account. We can also issue pre-paid credit cards which work like cash or pay by Paypal.
No contract period, return the bin at any time for a refund of the deposit. Use our bins for Copper Cable, Copper cylinders and pipe, Brass, Aluminium, Lead and all other types of scrap Copper. For our larger customers who have the space we can offer IBC's or skips for their waste to be collected in.
Having dealt with Metcollect for a number of years now I find they offer a great service. They always arrive when booked and are consistent with very competitive rates! I would highly recommend them.
MCC Boilers, Newry
Before working with Metcollect we were losing thousands of pounds a year in scrap cable value. With a regular, reliable and competitively priced collection service we are gaining profit margin on jobs that was lost before and Metcollect will drop and lift containers not just from our stores but even from our jobsites.
Irwin M&E Portadown & Belfast.
The guys at Metcollect are great to work with, they collect my scrap boilers, radiators and copper from my stores and pay better prices than my local yard did. Really good to work with
Miskelly & Sons, Newtownards.
We’ve been dealing with Metcollect for a while now and find the service first class. They’re very accommodating and we save a fortune compared to how we did things before working with them.
Precision Cables Dundalk.
I think I was one of Metcollect’s very early customers and from the moment he explained it to me I could see the advantages. The same end result in terms of the money but no longer spending the time and effort to get it. It’ll be the new way we deal with our scrap
Neil Gillespie Plumbing and Heating
Metcollect look after all of our metal and cable recycling on all of our sites in the UK and Ireland. The value add has been very significant for us as a group.