News & Announcements

POSTED February 5, 2020

Farwest Adds 8k Fiber Laser

Farwest is excited to announce the January 2020 installation of our recently purchased Mitsubishi EX-F80 fiber laser! Farwest’s new fiber laser provides laser tolerances at increased cutting speed on small and large parts ranging from thin sheet to thick 1″ plate. In addition, the multi-functional automation tower allows for loading, sorting and unloading of parts for lights out operation […]

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POSTED January 9, 2020

Market Overview – Early January 2020

The AMM Shredded Auto Scrap Index for Chicago increased to $297/GT in early Jan ’20, up from $217/GT in early Nov ’19.

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POSTED November 8, 2019

Market Overview – Early November 2019

The AMM Shredded Auto Scrap Index for Chicago decreased to $217/GT down $35/GT from early Oct ’19.

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POSTED January 6, 2019

Farwest Adds Larger Laser Capacity

Farwest is excited to announce the January 2019 installation of our recently purchased Tanaka LMRV plate laser! The newest flat laser addition to Farwest’s fleet of processing equipment will have a Cutting Envelope of 13’ x 89’! Farwest will be able to provide laser tolerances on long and wide parts including frame rails, side rails, marine projects, mast sections and […]

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POSTED March 28, 2018

Farwest Rebar Division mentioned in The Columbian, March 2018

Farwest Steel’s Rebar Division mentioned in The Columbian.

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POSTED July 7, 2014

Farwest Steel Expands in Moses Lake WA

Farwest Steel Corporation is pleased to announce our expansion into a new facility with additional steel processing capabilities in Moses Lake to better serve central and eastern Washington.

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POSTED June 26, 2014

Farwest Steel Expands Plate Processing Capacity

With the acquisition of four new pieces of capital equipment, Farwest Steel is making a significant investment in increasing our plate and sheet processing capacity.

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POSTED June 24, 2014

Vancouver Construction Video

Watch the time lapse video of the construction of our flagship facility in Vancouver Washington.

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POSTED August 28, 2012

Modern Metals – Another Level

Published in Modern Metals, August 28th, 2012:

August 2012 – In the heart of the United States, 22 heavily loaded semitrucks embarked on their trek westward from Moundridge, Kan., to Vancouver, Wash. Inside each vehicle was a section of the massive piece of equipment needed to help Farwest Steel Corp. open its 330,000-square-foot coil distribution and processing site.

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