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

  • 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...


  • DUO Africa awarded Highly Commended Regional Dealer of the Year at the Powerscreen Dealer Conference   —   March 23, 2015

    Held at Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA the Powerscreen World Dealer Conference is a major gathering of dealers and their customers. The three day event took place from the 17th-19th March and is also a major opportunity for Powerscreen to demonstrate its latest machines and present awards to its most successful dealers over the past 12 months.


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