Welcome to Solids & Bulk Handling

Solids & Bulk Handling magazine is the industry's leading magazine, and our website aims to provide you with a wealth of information on the loose bulk materials handling market.

We hope that Solids & Bulk online will become your one-stop-shop for information on the materials handling market.

As well as providing you with up-to-date news, new technologies, events, product information and company profiles, you will also be able to catch-up with the latest issue of your favourite magazine, Solids & Bulk Handling. Feel free to peruse our back catalogue - containing all the issues since 2010.

If you have news that you wish to upload to our new website please email steve.good@informa.com to find out about our great membership options.


    Latest industry news

  • Revolutionary Explosion Prevention Technology Breaking New Boundaries

    Revolutionary Explosion Prevention Technology Breaking New Boundaries   —   September 11, 2014

    A global leader in providing fire, explosion and pressure relief solutions has joined forces with a valve industry specialist  and  introduced a revolutionary explosion prevention product that will transform  the safety of the process industry.

  • Bobcat Excavator Raises Funds for Lynch Cancer Charity

    Bobcat Excavator Raises Funds for Lynch Cancer Charity   —   September 10, 2014

    Promac Solutions Limited and Doosan Construction Equipment have jointly donated a new Bobcat E14 compact excavator, specially painted in pink, to L Lynch Plant Hire Limited, one of the leading plant hire companies in the UK, to help raise funds for Lynch’s nominated charity, Breast Cancer Care, over the next year.

  • Advance Construction invests over £1m in 20 Cat excavators to support continued growth success

    Advance Construction invests over £1m in 20 Cat excavators to support continued growth success   —   September 08, 2014

    Scottish Civil Engineering firm, Advance Construction, has invested in 20 new Cat 312E Excavators following growing demand in the Construction Sector.

  • SPIROFLOW’S ROBUST HANDLING EQUIPMENT BUILT TO SURVIVE STORMY SEAS   —   September 08, 2014

    Spiroflow Ltd has helped a major petroleum company make substantial savings on its shipping costs, by manufacturing and supplying handling and conveying equipment for operation on a gas rig located in a region renowned for extreme weather conditions.


  • Case Line up Specialist Range for RWM

    Case Line up Specialist Range for RWM   —   September 08, 2014

    Case Construction Equipment will exhibit machines from its renowned range of highly productive wheel and skid steer loaders at this year RWM exhibition, which takes place at the NEC from the 16th to 18th September.

  • S&BH wants your feedback ..... and you could win a Kindle   —   August 26, 2014

    Fill in Solids & Bulk Handling's reader survey, and you'll be entered into a prize draw to win a Kindle


  • Peel Ports and ZPMC formalise multi-million cranes deal

    Peel Ports and ZPMC formalise multi-million cranes deal   —   August 12, 2014

    A £100 million contract has been signed between Peel Ports Group and Shanghai-based ZPMC to provide leading edge cranes technology for the £300million Liverpool2 development.

  • BPI cuts waste levels by one third in six years   —   August 11, 2014

    Polythene manufacturing company BPI Group has slashed its packaging waste by one third in the past six years. The 33.4% reduction since 2008 was measured as part of BPI’s on-going commitment to cutting the levels of waste generated by its manufacturing operations.


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