We Specialize in Tungsten Scrap Reclamation
Chairman, Steve Nance with the guidance of his father, James Nance began recycling tungsten in 1969. Over the years, Tungco has expanded into one of the largest tungsten secondary raw materials suppliers in the world.
With a processing facility in Ireland and presence throughout Europe, we are equipped to service the European market and further influence the way tungsten is recycled throughout world.
The Tungco team has specialized in reclaiming tungsten procured from the output of some of the world’s most labor-intensive industries for more than 50 years.
Our procurement team is made up of some of the most knowledgeable tungsten specialists in the industry. We insure that our suppliers receive the highest level of service throughout the procurement process.
Why Work With Us
Hear From Our Clients and Partners
After 60 years in business you know who to sell to and who not to sell to. Word gets around fast in our industry. You know who is honest. You know who has integrity. You know who has reliability. Most of all you know who is going to pay. This is also why we go to the national ISRI meetings to meet our consumers and vendors face to face. You can get a real feel for somebody just by looking and talking to them. I met the specialists from Tungco at a national ISRI meeting. Boy am I glad we did. Although I always check with other sources, Tungco is everything I have described above. Thank you Tungco.
It is always a pleasure to do business with Tungco! Tungco always has extremely competitive pricing, detailed and fair settlements, prompt pickup of orders and knowledgeable staff that is great to work with!
One of the many reasons why I prefer to do business with Tungco is how smoothly the entire transaction progress is: From the initial contact with the procurement staff, through transportation, sortation, settlement, and payment – everything just runs like a well-oiled machine. Since we are a small, family-owned business, the administrative time savings is of great value to us. Their staff is always professional, friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Tungco to anyone for their Tungsten Carbide needs.
It has been an enormous pleasure and privilege to work with Tungco these past several years. The entire team is filled with honorable and intelligent staff. I trust them implicitly and they are always willing to go the extra mile to ensure their clients are receiving the premium services that they deserve. When you work with Tungco you are treated as one of their own, like family. We consider ourselves extremely fortunate to be able to contribute in some small way to their success, and look forward to working together for years to come.
Tungco has provided us with opportunities to test our mettle across a variety of modes, locations, and challenges.
Over the decade we have worked with them and Tungco has proved to be a fair and reasonable partner through a volatile and changing marketplace.
We look forward to the future and our continued work with Tungco.
TUNGCO is a first class operation. They do exactly what they say they will do. There is never a need to check on them. The system flows smoothly from when you receive the quote till you receive a check. All their prices are very competitive on your products that you want to move and you can guarantee that your payment will be sent to you. Our company has worked with others many years ago. Since AMAMCO found out about TUNGCO we teamed up together and it has been very beneficial for the both of us. We have worked together for many years and will continue in the future.
Tungco was referred to us by someone we have a lot of respect for in our industry. We had been struggling with fair pricing and timely payment from other companies. We knew it was the perfect fit when all of the issues went away, but in addition, they willingly offer to go over and above the “norm”. We really value long-term relationships with vendors who are great people, fun to be around and most of all strive for an exceptional customer experience! We are so pleased that they are a part of our team!
Tungco specializes in tungsten carbide scrap from a variety of different industries including machine shops and manufacturers. We recycle tungsten carbide drills and inserts of all grades, wear parts, mining grades, as well as asphalt milling teeth, also known as “carbide grinding tips”.
TPP specializes in tungsten carbide grinding sludge, also known as grinding swarf or soft scrap. We also buy tungsten carbide powder material including low-grade, as well as overspray. Through our filter program we accept carbide cartridge filters filled with wet or dry carbide.
We specialize in tungsten based alloys, high speed steel and cobalt & nickel superalloys. Some of the metals include, Densalloy, Densico, Mallory, Elkonite, CP Tungsten, Inconel 625, 718 & F75 and any other alloys that are found with or near the tungsten family.
We specialize in crushed tungsten carbide grit manufactured to extend wear life and increase efficiency. Our products offers an extra layer of protection on components such as ground engaging tools, hammer mills and tub grinder tips serving industries across the world related to oil and gas, agriculture, wood waste and ground engagement.
Our production facility is based in Limerick, Ireland providing convenient shipping options for our international customers and suppliers. Tungco Worldwide specializes in all hard scrap materials, sludge and powders, and tungsten based alloys. Markus Ewecker, president of Tungco Worldwide is located in Germany and available to assist with your tungsten needs.
I have been a member of the Tungco team since March of 2014. Last fall I completed a CPE course entitled Best Practices for Getting Paid Faster (Invoicing Best Practices). I was impressed with the relevance it had to not only our company’s accounts receivable, but to all companies.
I have been in the Scrap Metal industry recycling Tungsten Carbide for the last 20 years, the last 4 of which have been with Tungco and I have seen many ups and downs. From 9/11, to financial collapses to global unease and pandemics, the one thing I have learned is that while the world still turns, our business does get affected, but at the end of it all, we come out stronger and more knowledgeable.
Meet Our Tungco Family
Chairman, Steve Nance and his father, James Nance began reycling tungsten in 1969. Over the years, Tungco has expanded into one of the largest tungsten secondary raw materials suppliers in the world.