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THE NORSTAR TIMELINE
Ray Sailah started Preston Metals in Gilbert Road, Preston with partner Ted Wilson.
Ray starts Norstar Junk company in Gilbert Rd, Preston.
Ray buys property at Banbury Rd, Reservoir predominately trading Non-Ferrous scrap metals.
Paul Sailah, Rays son, joins the business.
Norstar Junk is renamed to Norstar Steel Recyclers.
Purchased a 20 acre property at Dohertys Rd, Laverton North.
Commissioned Lindemann 1250hp Shredder.
Nortrade International, Norstar’s international trading arm commences.
Commissioned Lindemann 1250 tonne Static Shear at Laverton North.
Purchased an 8 acre property at Redgum Drive, Dandenong.
Purchased property adjacent to Laverton North facility, bringing the operation area to a total of 37 acres.
Commissioning of 4000hp, Lynxs Shredder installed at Laverton North.
Commenced trading at Colchester Rd, Bayswater North
Commisioning of 8000hp Mega shredder at Laverton North
Commissioning of 2131 tonne vertically inclined Vezzani shear at Laverton North
Commenced trading at Piper lane, East Bendigo