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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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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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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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We’re All Booked For Plantworx 2015, Bruntingthorpe, Leics

We’re pleased to announce that we have taken the opportunity to book our place for the upcoming Plantworx exhibition. The event is being held at the Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome, Leicestershire from 2nd to 4th June, 2015.

PLANTWORX is the UK’s new biennial event for the construction equipment and services industry.

After the first successful PLANTWORX held in May 2013 at Stoneleigh Park, with more than 11,000 attendance over three days, the next PLANTWORX is to be held in 2015  and aims to be a larger event for the construction equipment industry – a working machinery show for all construction professionals.

Promoted by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) the PLANTWORX exhibition aims to provide a biennial showcase for construction equipment suppliers with leading construction brands and a wide variety of operated and none operated plant, tools, equipment and services.

PLANTWORX will feature live construction applications and working machinery – a huge product showcase for all construction manufacturers and suppliers with a chance for visitors to operate and exhibitors to demonstrate.

We will be exhibiting on Stand SCZ4 in the Site Clearance Zone. We look forward to seeing you there

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Flinn Group Ltd Invest In A New Portafill 5000 Screener

Riverside Machinery Ltd, sole UK distributor for Portafill, are pleased to announce that Flinn Group Ltd of Lancashire have taken delivery of a new Portafill 5000 tracked screening plant.

After a successful demonstration of the machine screening soil from recycled aggregates, the decision was made to purchase the unit.

The Portafill 5000 is fitted with a class leading high energy screen box along with heavy duty hopper feeder, and 3 stockpiling conveyors. Power is provided by a Deutz 4 cylinder engine. The machine weighs 14,000 kgs so can be easily transported. The screen box is fitted with fingers and mesh top deck and mesh bottom deck.
Ciaran Gillen, Sales Manager for Riverside Machinery comments “we are very pleased with how the machine has performed for Flinn Group and we look forward to a great relationship with them”.
Flinn Group Ltd are a multi disciplined company specialising in plant hire and civil engineering contracting in the North West of England.
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Only a Neuenhauser Star Screen will do for Birch Airfield Composting

Birch Airfield Composting, based Nr. Colchester, Essex has taken delivery of a Neuenhauser 2F Mobile Star Screen from the sole UK distributor Riverside Machinery Ltd.

The decision to purchase a Neuenhauser Star Screen was made after a very successful demonstration on screening shredded and un-shredded green waste to a minus -25mm product

During this demonstration the Neuenhauser Star Screen proved that it returned huge tonnes per hour, excellent separation of materials, very good fuel efficiency and general ease of use.

Supplied by Riverside Machinery the Neuenhauser 2F Mobile Star Screen is a German built high production screener that incorporates all the quality features associated with the Neuenhauser brand – 1st class components, 1st class build quality and 1st class reliability.

Birch Airfield Composting Services Ltd which is headed up by Mr Jim Strathern are one of the leading composting operations in Essex, producing compost in 3 grades, agricultural – up to 32mm, garden & landscape – up to 10mm and fine soil grade – up to 5mm.

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