Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

We're thrilled to announce that Intellex has acquired Expert by Big Village, effective March 22, 2024. This strategic move enhances our capabilities and strengthens our commitment to delivering exceptional solutions to our customers.

Stay tuned for more updates on how this acquisition will benefit our clients and experts.

For inquiries or more information, please contact us at


Expert Details

Scrap Metal Shredding, Operation of Scrap processing Plants, Separation of Metals, Safety At and Around Shredding Machines, Management of Scrap Processing Plants

ID: 735002 Texas, USA

Request Expert

Expert has been involved with the design, selling and manufacture and operation of shredding machines since he invented the first practical scrap shredding machine in the early 1960's. Expert's shredders are the most widely used shredders in the world. From the time of the first shredder until today, he has been responsible for the operation of this type of equipment, and he has made more than 100 presentations and speeches on this subject all around the world for many years.

Safe practice at scrap metal shredding plants has been a focus of mine for many years and Expert has delivered speeches and presentations on this subject to shredder operators many times.

Expert has spoken on the subject of World's Best Management Practice at Scrap Processing plants. He has been operating Scrap processing plants and also manufacturing plants for more than 50 years.

Expert has been involved in more than 30 partnerships.

Expert is qualified to review operational procedures, equipment conditions and management structures of scrap processing plants, including scrap steel shredding plants and to provide detailed recommendations for correction and or improvement in all of these areas.

Expert has achieved The Marquis Who's Who recognize as Top Professional award.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1961 Degree: BA Subject: Business & Economics Institution: Arizona State University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1959 to 1964 Employer: Self Employed Title: President then Chairman and CEO Department: Top Management
Overall management of various scrap processing facilities and management of equipment manufacturing plants, including a steel foundry.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1965 to 2020 Employer: Self Employed Title: Chairman Department: Top Management
Partially owned and helped manage the following companies either as direct manager or board member.
Tulsa Metal Recycling
Oklahoma Metal Recycling
Hawaii Metal Recycling
Alaska Metal Recycling
Puerto Rico Metal Recycling
Eumet GMBH
Frankfurt, Germany
Peny, France
Detroit Michigan
Chicago Illinois
Southern Zinc
Midwest Zinc
Travel Focus (a travel agency)
Arcelor Steel, foundry Turnout, Belgium
Arcelor Shredding plant in Brussels, Belgium

And 10 other companies.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Trustee Baptist Memorial Hospital, San Antonio, Texas, 7 years, Chairman of Baptist Memorial Nurse School during this time and served on Accreditation Committee to determine which doctors were allowed to practice at our Hospital.
Trustee Mission Road Children's Home, San Antonio, Texas 1 year
Director of NARI (National Association of Recycling Industries) 2 years
Director of ISRI (Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries) 2 years
Vice Chairman of Ferrous Committee at ISRI, 2 years
Member of Shredder Committee ISRI for 20 years
Member of Shredder Committee BIR (Bureau International Recycling) based in Brussels
Awards / Recognition
Life Time Achievement Award, ISRI

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
Expert has inspected and testified regarding shredding plants for technical issues such as operational safety for employees, operational issues such as vibration, noise, environmental control issues. Expert has also done sales value and in place value appraisals for owners and for litigation purposes.

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
English Proficient
German 2 Years of University and many language tapes. I can get around in Germany but I am not able to discuss things in detail other than scrap processing in great detail.
Spanish Private lessons and language tapes. Only enough to travel without assistance.

Fields of Expertise

Request Expert

Dev Tool:

Request: expert/scrap-metal-shredding-operation-of-scrap-processing-plants-separation-of-metals-safety-at-and-around-shredding-machines-management-of-scrap-processing-plants
Matched Rewrite Rule: expert/([^/]+)(?:/([0-9]+))?/?$
Matched Rewrite Query: experts=scrap-metal-shredding-operation-of-scrap-processing-plants-separation-of-metals-safety-at-and-around-shredding-machines-management-of-scrap-processing-plants&page=
Loaded Template: single-experts.php