S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

Iron Processing and Import for Construction

S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.
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Company's Profile

Established: 1952
Line of Business: Iron Processing and Import for Construction
Address: Bnei Ayish, PO Box 63, 6086000
Phone: 972-8-8590122
Fax: 972-8-8599221
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.scohen.co.il
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Company Executives

  • Mirit Cohen Zamir, S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

    Mirit Cohen Zamir


    S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

  • Gal Rozen, S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

    Gal Rozen


    S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

  • Udi Halfin, S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

    Udi Halfin

    Factory Manager

    S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

  • Ron Aharon, S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

    Ron Aharon


    S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

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About S. Cohen Metal Factories Ltd.

S. Cohen, one of Israel’s largest iron and steel importers, processors and fabricators, is celebrating 70 years of operations this year and continues to bolster its position as one of the leaders of the iron market. The company is currently opening a new factory in Ma’ale Adumim, which would complement its construction iron processing factory in Park Re’em. The company specializes in iron processing for all types of building steel frame and construction infrastructure (concrete reinforcement) products, all according to the planning and requirements of the construction engineers in accordance with their needs, with uncompromising quality, while adhering to the time tables. Over the past few years, the company invested tremendous resources in acquiring innovative technologies and advanced automation, which shorten the timetables of the production. S. Cohen markets products for residential projects of private and commercial developers and complex national infrastructures, roads and bridges projects, and its core values are innovation, reliability, and professional customer service.

The Factory

S. Cohen’s production facility is located in Park Re’em Industrial Park - near the Ashdod Port. The factory, which covers an area of 25 dunams, employs about 200 employees and it operates 24 hours a day – 5 days a week. The factory provides all types of construction iron products including iron mesh, bars, complex elements, and more. The factory has machinery that utilizes cutting-edge technology to provide solutions for iron processing plans. In S. Cohen’s view, an industry that employs “smart hands” serves as the real growth engine for the Israeli economy, and accordingly, it sees its employees as the secret of its success.

Family Atmosphere and Devotion

Despite the company’s extensive operations, it maintains the familial atmosphere for which its renowned. This is expressed in both the warm and pleasant attitude that the customers receive from the staff, and the fact that the company’s executives, CEO Mirit Cohen Zamir and VP Gal Rozen, maintain direct contact with the customers, and verify that all of their requests are fulfilled warmly and devotedly.

S. Cohen is Expanding and Returning to the Jerusalem Area

S. Cohen is expanding, and it recently completed the construction of another factory in Mishor Adumim, which would significantly expand its production and iron processing capacity, and provide solutions for all of the construction steel frame and infrastructure projects, which are built in Jerusalem and its surroundings. This innovative factory would cover an area of about 24 dunams, with a great deal of thought placed on environmental safety and conservation in its planning and construction. The factory will, inter alia, use renewable energies and for this purpose solar panels were installed on its roof to provide some of its electricity requirements. Furthermore, top of the line machinery was purchased from Italy, equipped with advanced computer systems and minimal power consumption. This factory, like the factory in Park Re’em, will recycle all its remaining leftover metal for reuse. The new factory will work in a lean management methodology, which will focus on streamlining and constant improvement in the production process and delivering added value to the customer. All through professional excellence, innovation and technological improvement that would be expressed in quality improvement and compliance with the requirements of the standard and the market. The combination of the lean management methodology with the longstanding experience that S. Cohen has will be channeled into a full cooperation between the customer and S. Cohen, starting from the product planning stage and up to its delivery, a streamlining that will be expressed through improved competitiveness and better pricing.

The Elements Production Department

The company has an elements production department that specializes in supplying products for complex infrastructures such as railways and bridges. The company produces elements of all types, including: slurry walls, complex pillars, x-shaped elements, etc. The department enables the company to provide customized products according to the plans of the customer’s engineers, for urban industries and for reinforcing commercial and residential buildings. Constructing with ready-made elements from our factory improves and shortens the construction site schedules in transitions from one stage to another and solves the on-site storage and congestion problems. The factory provides the element in accordance with the site’s requirements and the site’s coordination with other entities such as the concrete casting etc. The holistic process saves costs for the construction companies since they pay only for the element’s net weight without the leftovers that remain when elements are produced on site.

Expertise and Reliability

S. Cohen has a production planning and control department with skilled engineers, who streamline the construction processes and reduce construction waste loss. The streamlining of the construction processes for the customers contributes to iron weight savings, which is particularly important nowadays in light of the increase in global steel prices, due to the coronavirus crisis. Each customer is personally serviced by one of the customer account managers alongside a production planning and control professional who accompany them and their worksite managers from the characterization and ordering stage through to the delivery and field installations and provide a perfect solution for the engineering challenges and field constraints.


S. mission is to provide professional and reliable service with engineering solutions for cost-saving and streamlining in the construction process from the planning stage to completion, while understanding the worksite constraints and meeting the required schedules. The vision is implemented through the company’s core values – excellence, professionalism, responsibility, service-orientation, and fairness.

Human Capital

S. Cohen is characterized by a flat and efficient organizational structure, that guarantees its customers with the full availability of the executive management, full flexibility, and extremely fast response times. The company’s team includes the following departments: Production planning and control, engineering, quality control, logistics, sales, safety, accounting, and maintenance. The departments’ workers are the best in their respective fields. The company is renowned for the service level, professionalism, reliability and integrity of its employees, who often undergo trainings and seminars that provide them with the latest professional knowledge.

Quality and Safety Above all Else

The company’s products meet the SII and ISO9001 standards and all production processes are meticulously quality controlled from the order stage to the delivery. The company’s safety supervisor strictly enforces the safety rules, and verifies that at the end of each workday, every employee returns safely to their family. In addition, S. Cohen is a green company, which meticulously complies with every environmental protection standard.


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