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

  • New Doosan and Bobcat Products at Plantworx 2015

    New Doosan and Bobcat Products at Plantworx 2015   —   April 01, 2015

    Doosan Construction Equipment will be showing new products from the company’s Doosan Heavy, Bobcat and Doosan Portable Power ranges for the first time at the Plantworx 2015 Exhibition being held in the UK from 2-4 June 2015 at Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome in Leicestershire.

  • 1000th machine from Blue Machinery Scotland

    1000th machine from Blue Machinery Scotland   —   March 31, 2015

    Blue Machinery Scotland proudly reports that the 1000th piece of equipment sold by the company has gone to their long-standing customer, Central Demolition of Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire. In what can only be described as a delightful coincidence, Central Demolition was very first customer for Blue Machinery Scotland, purchasing a Powerscreen Powergrid 17 years ago!

  • JCB Wastemaster machines making news for Norfolk

    JCB Wastemaster machines making news for Norfolk   —   March 31, 2015

    Norse Environmental Waste Services (NEWS) has invested in a fleet of specialist waste handling equipment from local dealer Watling JCB. The deal includes two JS20MH materials handlers, three 437HT Wastemaster wheeled loaders, a 427HT Wastemaster and two 541-70 Wastemaster telescopic handlers, all of which are covered by a five-year repair and maintenance agreement with Watling JCB.

  • SHAPA announces the short lists for the Solids Handling Industry Awards   —   March 30, 2015

    SHAPA has announced the shortlisted entries for the prestigious Solids Handling Industry Awards.

  • Terex Construction Goes Big With 460 Unit Site Dumper Order

    Terex Construction Goes Big With 460 Unit Site Dumper Order   —   March 25, 2015

    Global equipment solutions provider, Terex Construction, has announced its largest site dumper order of the year. The contract, which comes as part of an on-going relationship with the UK’s leading independent hire company – GAP Group – will see a total of 460 one, three, six and nine-tonne Terex site dumpers supplied throughout 2015.

  • Detecting Metal in Meat with meatLINE

    Detecting Metal in Meat with meatLINE   —   March 24, 2015

    Using Metal Detectors in meat applications has been traditionally challenging, but the new Bunting meatLINE Metal Detector has been specifically designed to provide essential metal contamination protection.


  • Portasilo secures £800k order for concrete batching plant silos   —   March 24, 2015

    York-based engineering company Portasilo which specialises in the design and manufacture of bulk material handling systems has won a contract worth over £800k to supply 20 storage silos for four concrete batching plants currently under construction by D&C Engineers from Tamworth.

  • For all your precious PETS, Fischbein have your products bagged up

    For all your precious PETS, Fischbein have your products bagged up   —   March 24, 2015

    At the PATS Show, Sandown Park, Esher Hall, Stand R7 we exhibited a select range of our Fischbein and Saxon® Bag Sealers including the SB2000 Band Sealer, TTS500 Table Top Sealer and TOS3000 Tape Over Sealer, and Robot bagging technologies...



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