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Sims UK grows with acquisition of ER Coley

Sims UK, part of the Sims Group, has acquired west midlands ferrous metal recycler ER Coley (Steel). The purchase, assisted by law consultants Eversheds, is part of Sims strategy to expand its metals business into new regions. This is the second acquisition announced this year following the purchase of South Wales Cymru Metals Recycling, which processes more than 150,000 tonnes of a year, at the beginning of 2007. Sims Group UK managing director Tom Bird said: The west midlands region is an area of the country where Sims Group has been keen to strengthen its foothold for some time and this acquisition presents us with a wonderful opportunity to expand our presence in the industrial heartland of the UK.

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