About Us

Robert Gibbs (Contracting) is a name that has been associated with scrap metal since 1967. Since our early beginnings we have gained an enviable reputation in the industry for providing a reliable service with both integrity and value.

Our seven acre site in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire has seen many changes. We are constantly upgrading equipment to keep pace with the advances in scrap metal technology. Such changes make our methods of working one of the most efficient today.


Robert Gibbs (Contracting) Company operate a large modern fleet. These include Artics, Flatbeds and 4, 6 and 8 wheeler skip and Roll-on-off lorries. We are proud to say that our transport fleet changes every 4 years, this helps to minimize down time hence making sure our customers are not let down and also means we keep up with vehicle changes that help maintain the environment.

All our vehicles are fitted with a computerized tracker system so we know where your scrap is from the moment it is collected to the moment it crosses the weighbridge.

Therefore, we are well resourced to meet all requirements.

Quality Assurance

With our commitment to the environment as expressed in the achievement of IS0 14001 accreditation, Robert Gibbs (Contracting) are committed to the environment which is a tough standard to accomplish, we pose no threat to the stability and cleanliness of our surroundings.

With constant monitoring and improvements we intend to build on our success in the future.


We feel that it’s important to take a leading role in the protection of the environment, and as a result of our continued work we have gained enviable accreditations, including the ISO 9001  and ISO 14001 certificates.

This along with all that you have read makes Robert Gibbs (Contracting) a great partner company of choice.