Metal Engineering & Treatment Co., better known as METCO was formed in 1962. It started as a partnership firm by four fresh graduate engineers of Bengal Engineering College (currently BESU), Shibpur, who turned into entrepreneurs by their sheer courage and determination and could make it possible in blossoming and emerging into a large family which is popularly known today as METCO Industries. The management of the company now rests with a Board of Directors controlled by the two founder members.

The firm was converted into a Private Limited Company in the year 1982 under the name & style of Metal Engineering & Treatment Co. Pvt. Ltd. registered under the Indian Companies Act 1956.

From a very modest beginning in 1962, METCO, a Kolkata based independent organization specializing in various fields of engineering & technology, now holds the leading position in the field of structural bearing technology in India and neighboring countries. METCO Industries is prominent name in innovative design and manufacturing of various construction equipment, material handling equipment, process equipment and plants and other specialized engineering products required by core sector industries.

METCO entered into the international market with its complete range of products of bridge bearing as late as 1970s and within a couple of years its export increased several folds owing to the combination of excellence in its research and development work, traditional craftsmanship and zeal executed by a well-trained workforce. METCO also remains in the international market for design, manufacturing, supply, installation & commissioning of engineering equipment on turnkey basis or otherwise.

The strength of METCO Industries lie in its technical excellence and process design abilities, manufacturing quality and prompt service.