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Halmerend Minerals In Lo♥e With Their New Portafill 5000 Screener

Riverside Machinery Ltd have recently supplied a new Portafill 5000 screener to Staffordshire based company, Halmerend Minerals.

Halmerend Minerals, a family owned company specialise in producing an aggregate for use in ecohouses and ecobuildings. They also specialise in the drying of sands for industrial use.

Conversations between Riverside Machinery and Halmerend Minerals started after they realised that their exisiting mobile screener was just too big and cumbersome for their yard.

A Portafill 5000 screener was subsquently hired to Halmered Minerals to screen the crushed material from the impact crusher down to a 17mm single sized aggregate.

John O’Neill comments: “from the moment the hire started it was clear to see that the machine would not be leaving. Due to the compact nature of the screener and the high energy efficiency of the screenbox the machine proved night and day between it and the older screener”

The Portafill 5000 is a very compact machine weighing only 14 Tonne. The heart of the machine is the 10ft x 4ft screenbox which is thee most agressive screenbox in the marketplace. Power is provided by a Deutz 2011 engine.

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Cubby Construction Ltd Invest In A New Portafill 3000 Screening Plant

Riverside Machinery Ltd, have recently delivered a new Portafill 3000 to Cubby Construction Ltd

Cubby Construction Ltd, a Carlisle based company, are a multi disciplined organization specializing in construction, civil engineering and housing since 1968.

The decision was made to purchase a Portafill 3000 after Cubby Construction were successful in winning several high profile jobs to supply top soil and single sized aggregates.

The Portafill 3000 ticked the box in a number of areas. The benefits of this machine include the compact nature of the machine weighing only 12 Tonnes. The ability to fit a washing system to the screenbox as and when required. Last but not least the ability to use the machine in a 2 – fraction format.

John O’Neill comments “this is Cubby Construction’s first screening plant and we are delighted they were able to see the huge benefits the Portafill machine offers. We look forward to a great relationship with them”

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W T Clarke & Son Expand With A New Neuenhauser Star Screen

W T Clarke & Son Expand With A New Neuenhauser Star Screen

W T Clarke & Son based in Leicester have taken delivery of a Neuenhauser Star Screen from UK dealer Riverside Machinery Ltd.

W T Clarke & Son operate a compost and wood recycling facility at their farm in Leicester where they shred and screen wood for use in biomass and compost for use on their farm

Until recently they have had to make do with a Backers star screen, but with their tonnages increasing year on year discussions began with Riverside Machinery to replacing their existing screening plant.

John O’Neill of Riverside Machinery comments “for ultimate throughput and excellent separation of material, nothing will touch a Neuenhauser star screen. They really are the ultimate tool for screening wood, compost and skip waste at high tonnages”

This particular Neuenhauser star screen model is fitted with a 7 metre x 1.25 metre star deck and has 300mm diameter stars which allow for screening down to 0-20mm and out to 0-60mm depending on the speed of the stars.
In addition the machine is fitted with automatic lubrication, screw auger to agitate the material, the facility to fit a windshifter at a later date.
The power unit is a 6 cylinder Perkins diesel engine and all controls are hydraulic driven. One of the main features of the Neuenhauser star screen is the engine bay is placed over the front of the hopper. This has several benefits. Servicing of the machine is much simpler. The engine is placed far from the hydraulics and the machine is much more stable on the roads due to the majority of the weight being over the fifth wheel transport pin.

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Neuenhauser Launch The Targo 3000 Slow Speed Shredder

We are delighted to announce the launch of Neuenhauser’s latest machine – The Targo 3000 Slow Speed Shredder

The machine was unveiled at the Neuenhauser world dealer conference in October 2015 after which it will be available to the UK market.

John O’Neill comments: “this will be big game changer for Neuenhauser and ourselves. The market has been crying out for a quality slow speed shredder that encompasses the features we see on this new product at an affordable price. The most important of which are direct drive to the shredder, a single shaft shredder, amazing access for servicing, hydraulic comb system and many many more”

The first unit will be arriving in the UK at the end of October so now is the time to make contact with ourselves to enquire about this superb product.

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NATTA Building Company Take Delivery Of A New CityEquip Hook Lift Jaw Crusher

Riverside Machinery Ltd, have recently delivered a new CityEquip Hook Lift Jaw Crusher to Natta Building Company Ltd
Natta, a Surrey based company, specialise in the construction of both residental and commercial property.
Due to the compact layout of the CityEquip Jaw crusher it is ideal for construction sites where space is a premium.
The CityEquip Jaw crusher is equipped with a 700 x 500 jaw, hook lift movement, weighs 15Tonnes and is diesel/electric drive with electric plug n play also fitted as standard
John O’Neill comments “the CityEquip Jaw Crusher is proving very popular due to the hook lift movement, the ability to accept a large feed size and being extremely fuel efficient as it only requires refuelling every 3-4 days. Not all companies require large tracked jaw crushers which can be very expensive to run”
Natta’s machine is already at work producing Type 1 for several high profile jobs in London.
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Riverside Machinery Are All Geared Up For Plantworx 2015

With less than 2 weeks to Plantworx 2015 at Bruntingthrorpe Aerodrome, Riverside Machinery are eagerly anticipating a great show.

John O’Neill comments”this is going to be a big event for us and we will be bringing a lot of kit to the show. On the stand we will have the Portafill 3000 Tracked Rinser. This machine is a 3 product tracked screen and is fitted with a full washing system on the screenbox. In addition it is fitted with a sand box to allow for the transfer of sand to a sand plant. The Portafill 3000 is a very compact machine measuring only 10 meters long x 11 metres wide in working position.

In addition to this we will have a compact Neuenhauser star screen on the stand. This star screen measures only 3.5m long x 1.2m wide yet is perfectly sized for screening sticky stone, shredded waste and compost at high throughput.

Finally on the stand, we will have one of our overband magnets which we manufacture in N Ireland. These magnets are proving very popular for use on crushers, screeners, conveyors, etc

Then in the live demo area we will be exhibiting a CityEquip 7v4 Hook Lift Jaw Crusher. This machine will really turn heads. It weighs 15 Tonnes and has a jaw opening of 700mm x 500mm so is ideal for skip companies, civil engineering contrractors, demolition companies etc where the big tracked crushers are just too cumbersome and expensive to have on small jobs. This crusher will be feeding into a Portafill 5000 tracked 3 way screener. Again, another compact machine which is ideally suited for screening crushed material, skip waste, shredded wood, etc”

It promises to be an action packed show. We will be on Stand SCZ4. We look forward to seeing you there.

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Sahara (Melksham) Ltd Take Delivery Of A New CityEquip Hook Lift Jaw Crusher

Riverside Machinery Ltd have recently delivered a new CityEquip Hook Lift Jaw Crusher to Sahara (Melksham), Swindon. Manufactured in Germany the crusher is hugely popular with small contrractors and skip hire companies due to the hook lift movement and weighing 15 Tonne. In addition it has a excellent sized jaw opening of 700 x 500 which is perfect for demolition and skip waste. The jaw will close to 30mm thereby allowing for the production of small product size such as material for concrete mix. Power is supplied by a diesel / electric CAT generator which returns on average 3 days between fuel-ups.

John O’Neill comments ‘the CityEquip Jaw Crusher is such a compact unit yet due to the jaw size is perfectly placed for crushing in small to medium sized operations. This machine is unique in its size and weight and coupled with diesel / electric power is the perfect machine for companies looking for the more compact and efficient machine yet not compromising on production’

You can view this machine in action at the Plantworx Exhibition, Bruntingthorpe, 2nd – 4th June on Stand SCZ4.

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Bagnall Construction Add Value With A Portafill 3000 Washing Plant

Bagnall Construction, a Staffordshire based company have taken delivery of a Portafill 3000 mobile washing plant.

The plant consists of a tracked Portafill 3000 rinsing screen, a Portafill sand dewaterer and associated pumps and pipework.

The plant is being used to clean the filter media gravel used in the filter beds by the water companies across the UK.

The benefit of washing the gravel is that it saves having to buy in new gravel, when the exisiting gravel and can be washed onsite and thus reducing haulage and material costs.

The Portafill wash plant was chosen for its unique compact size which means that it can be easily around the country to the various sites that require their media to be recycled.

Measuring only 10 metres long x 11 metres the plant takes up a very small footprint.

In additon to washing filter media, the equipment is equally at homing washing cushed c&d waste, quarry gravel and sand.

The Portafill 3000 is fitted with double deck rinsing screen, tipping grid and two onboard conveyors which stockpile the washed stone. The sand and water are then sent via rubber piping to the Portafill DW80 where the sand is washed and stockpiled and the waster water and silt can be sent to settlement tanks or lagoons.

John O’Neill of Riverside Machinery comments “the Portafill washplant is a relatively new product to the UK market however with Bagnall Construction proving how easy the job is made by such high quality equipment i have no doubt that this will prove a very successful product for us.

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Riverside Machinery Supply Neuenhauser Star Screening Plant To BDR Waste Partnership, Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Riverside Machinery are pleased to announce the supply of a Neuenhauser star screening plant to the newly opened BDR Waste Partnership in Rotherham, South Yorkshire.BDR is a partnership of Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham councils set up more than 10 years ago to jointly manage waste generated in the three boroughs.


The turnkey plant supplied by Riverside Machinery consists of a Neuenhauser 6 metre star screen and a Riverside Machinery feeder hopper along with all the necessary controls which includes a state of the art control panel system.The star screening plant will be used to screen a biomass down to a -10mm compost product and a +10mm for use in the biofilters on site

The Neuenhauser star screen offers unrivalled edge over similar in that the stars are able to handle wet and sticky material without a significant loss in throughput and aso a star screen is seen as the only true way to achieve a clean oversize due to the aggressive turning nature of the stars

John O’Neill of Riverside Machinery Ltd comments “this is a hugely important order for us and we are thrilled to have fought off such stiff competition from other potential suppliers, it’s a great reference for us and we look forward to a great relationship with the team at BDR”.

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Riverside deliver first Portafill 3000 screen to O’Hara Bros, Wembley

Family firm O’Hara Bros of Wembley have taken delivery of their first Portafill 3000 tracked screen.

The machine is being put to work at their Atlas Depot where it will undertake a number of duties including the screening of asphalt and the screening of post-crushed material.

The Portafill 3000 is a relatively small machine measuring only 10 metres long x 11 metres in working position yet is not compromised on throughput due to the “positive energy” screenbox which offers tonnages normally associated with larger screens in the marketplace.

The Portafill 3000 is also unique in that it is the only machine in its class that can be fitted with a vibrating grizzly which is a vital requirement for O’Hara’s. In addition to this the machine can be used a two-way screener if only an oversize and undersize are required (see pictures).

We would like to thank the team at O’Haras for placing their trust in us and we have no doubt the machine will be a fantastic investment for them, and we would like forward to an excellent relationship.IMG_1332

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