Your partner
for over 80 years

From humble beginnings
to an international group

AIM is a Canadian entreprise that has been owned by the Black family since its beginnings. The company has continued to grow and is now seen as a major player in the recycled metal market. AIM is continuously evolving and moving forward through innovation.

History

1936

Peter Black

AIM is founded by Peter Black on Notre-Dame Street East, in Montreal, Quebec.

1963

Innovation

The company becomes one of the first metal recyclers in the world to build a heated facility, a game changer for improving the working conditions and productivity of the employees.

1988

Worldwide

The global headquarters are moved to Henri-Bourassa East, in Montreal, to a new site with 100+ acres of land.

2000

International clients

With its first shredder deployed in Montreal, AIM Recycling becomes more competitive on the domestic market and greatly expands its international client base.

2018

More than 70 sites

In 2018, AIM Recycling has over 70 sites worldwide, 5 processing facilities with shredders, 3 direct access to deep-water ports.

A global reach

AIM Recycling has a strong North-American presence and a reach that is felt globally.

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