About Us

Welcome to the home of National Salvage. We are a family owned business that has been serving Lethbridge and community for over 50 years. At National Salvage we recycle your old scrap metal and sell new / used lengths of metals. Our large fleet of container delivery trucks offer a fast and reliable service for whatever your residential or commercial clean up needs may be. Here at National Salvage we strive to maintain a safety program which is a priority for our staff as well as our clients. We work with contractors, retailers as well as commercial, residential and industrial customers. Please contact us for a free quote on your salvage /scrap removal bins prices or any metal services you may need.

Our equipment gets the job done!

We operate an Aljon 580 baler which on average can bale 25,000lbs/hr. We also have two (2) portable LeBounty 2500 shears on a John Deere 350 and that are able shred 2” in thickness steel. Our newest addition to the fleet is a Liebherr LH40 material handler equipped with a Liebherr grapple.  We also run a Caterpillar  325D with a Anvil grapple and portable magnets that can handle 12,000lb lifts. In our scrap vehicle preparation area we use a Caterpillar 930G front end loader. We are also equipped with a John Deere 326D skid steer and several forklifts.

Non-Ferrous Warehouse

Our non-ferrous room contains multiple forklifts, bobcats, alligator shears, wire stripper and a portable plasma cutter.


National Salvage has 500 bins varying from large roll offs to smaller luger bin in use from Vulcan south to the border. We operate 3 roll-off trucks, 3 luger trucks, 1  flat deck truck and 2 highway trailers.