Founded in 1863, AZCON Corporation is one of the nation s oldest and largest brokers and processors of recyclable ferrous scrap products. In addition to scrap iron, AZCON offers a range of products including relaying and re-rolling rail, semifinished steel, prime steel bars and usable railroad equipment including locomotives, rolling stock and their component parts. AZCON is a specialist in scrap management and transportation services for steel mills, foundries and industrial plants. AZ RAILCAR, a division of AZCON, specializes in railcar sales, leasing, repair, parts re-modification and railroad rail. The company also provides foundry services, barge services, industrial scrap services and brokerage services. The company is headquartered in Alton, Ill.