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Fuchs MHL 385 at Port of Workington - Port of Workington Takes Specialist Fuchs Materials Handler
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Blue Spares announces the appointment of Stuart Truckel as Sales Director, with a brief to drive, expand and further develop sales both in Blue Spares and Wear Spare Parts which is the export side of the spares division. Reporting to Managing Director Sean Warburton, Stuart Truckel will be based at Blue Spares headquarters in Warrington, Cheshire. Mr Truckel has joined from Linde Heavy T...

Stuart Truckel of Blue Spares - Blue Spares Appoints Stuart Truckel as Sales Director
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Blue Spares offer the complete range of genuine Doppstadt spare parts for the entire Doppstadt range of shredders, trommels and chippers.Our Doppstadt spares include hammers and teeth for the shredders, trommel drums and brushes for the trommels and knives for the precision chippersFor more information on our Doppstadt parts, call 0845 130 0669

NewsImage_lowmac - Blue Spares are the UK' s leading supplier of Doppstadt spare parts
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Leading Pegson, Powerscreen and Doppstadt parts suppliers Blue Spares have recently signed up to do a gruelling charity cycle ride for Cancer Research UK Based in Warrington, Cheshire, Blue Spares are part...

Charity Cycle for Blue Spares - Blue Spares cycle for Cancer Research
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With one of our core markets being the waste sector you could argue that Blue Spares, more than most, should have an environmentally focused ethosAs part of our commitment to recycling, Blue Spares have recently invested in a Packer cardboard shredder to reprocess all excess packaging which is received into our warehouses. Not only has this fantastic new piece of equipment considerably improved ou...

Spares shredder - Blue Spares go Green with new shredder
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GP Green Recycling is probably one of the largest producers of biomass from waste in Scotland and generates around 1,800 cubic metres of biomass every week from their state-of-the-art facilities in Blantyre. GP provides a greenwaste management system and recycling service to private contractors and municipal authorities, producing a range of high quality EU compliant biomass materials. GP has ...

GP Green Recycling - Big Screen Production for Biomass Experts GP Green Recycling
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In the recent Sunday Times Fast Track 100 awards, Blue Group, one of the UKs leading providers of processing and handling equipment to the waste recycling, scrap processing and quarrying industries, were awarded 70th place. The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 league table ranks Britain' s top 100 private companies with the fastest-growing sales over their latest three years. The top 10...

Fast Track 100 - Fast Track to success with Blue Group
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Weir WasteServices Ltdare delighted to announce the next stage of development for their Trinity Street Materials Recycling Facility in Oldbury,West Midlands. From April 2013 the site will operateone ofthe largestautomatedCI waste recoveryfacilitiesin the UK, processingat25 tonnes per hour. The new multi million pound facility will feed into the existing Trinity Street RDF processing plant an...

Weir Waste announcement - Weir Waste announce UKs largest C&I MRF
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Waste processing, recycling and materials handling equipment distributors, Blue Group, are delighted to announce a hugely successful RWM Show once again 4 deals were formally agreed at the event, 3 of which were for Terex Fuchs handlers and the other for a Doppstadt DW 3060k. The show also gave blue Group a platform to network with exsiting and potential customers, with 4 new product releases on...

RWM 2012 - RWM 2012 a huge success for Blue Group
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A consultation process is continuing between HMRC, waste management companies and skip hire and waste transfer station operators over the production of easy-to-understand guidance concerning trommel fines and landfill tax. As indicated by letsrecycle.com (see letsrecycle.com story) HMRC is looking to produce further guidance which makes it clear exactly when fines are chargeable at th...

Skip Waste Fines article - ' Final' trommel fines guidance moves closer
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Situated in the ancient cinque port of Rye, Rastrum Ltd have brought back the hive of activity once known to this historically important community. Established almost 17 years ago Rastrum Ltd have been a major force in the re-development of Rye wharf and now occupies almost 24,000m2 of storage and office space at the facility. With a quay over 180m in length Rastrum Ltd are able to ber...

Rastrum Fuchs MHL 360E - Rastrum take delivery of Fuchs MHL 360E
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Some waste materials will still qualify for the lower rate of landfill tax, according to a newly released clarification from HMRC. On 18 May, HMRC issued a briefing note that many in the waste industry saw as meaning that fines from sorting facilities that previously attracted a £2.50 landfill tax for inert material, would now be subject to the full £64 rate. Material that was used to c...

Skip Waste Fines article - HMRC clarify Landfill Tax guidance
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Changes to landfill tax could have a ‘disastrous effect on the waste management and recycling sectors and some companies may face ‘financial ruin as a result. This is the message skip hire firms are sending to the government as they react to the landfill tax changes publicised this week. In a letter sent to environment secretary Caroline Spelman and communities secretary Eric Pickles th...

Skip Waste Fines article - Skip firms and Biffa react to landfill tax changes
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Blue Scotland recently held a recycling demonstration days event in partnership with Fife Council, which was held at the Councils superb facilities at Lower Melville Wood Landfill Site, Ladybank, Fife. Aimed at promoting the range of plant and equipment Blue Scotland offers to the waste management and biomass markets and clearly demonstrating the environmental and economic benefits, the ev...

Open Day at fife Council - Demonstration Days a Great Success!
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Powerscreen will be unveiling the latest in a series of new products at the Hillhead Exhibition, 19th – 21st June 2012, at stand L10. Powerscreen will demonstrate machines in the working display area, as well as showcase machines on its booth. “Powerscreen is eagerly awaiting the 2012 Hillhead exhibition as we have a number of enhanced products to showcase to our customers,” said Dam...

1500 Maxtrak - POWERSCREEN RETURNS TO HILLHEAD WITH STELLAR LINEUP OF ENHANCED PRODUCTS
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Powerscreen, one of the worlds leading providers of mobile crushing, screening and washing equipment, recently hosted a World Dealer Conference in Cape Town, South Africa. More than 300 dealers and customers travelled from across the world to attend the conference, which included a site visit and the opportunity to enjoy some of Cape Towns finest entertainment. Damian Power, Global Pr...

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With Blue Groups strong presence in the waste sector and planned expansion into metals recycling, and port handling applications, the synergy between the two companies was immediately seen as mutually benefi cial for both parties. It was agreed with Hydrex that Blue Group will take over the dealership of Terex Fuchs in the UK and Ireland with immediate effect. “The Terex Fuchs material handl...

Fuchs Press Release - Appointment of the Blue Group as Terex Fuchs UK distributor
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Biofuel heating systems specialists, Scot Heating Company of Stirling, has taken delivery of the UKs first Doppstadt DH 810 Chipper from appointed distributor Blue Machinery Scotland. Scot Heating Company is a turnkey provider of both renewable energy heating systems and the clean, green source, renewable energy biomass products used to fire the boilers. The company offers a one-st...

Doppstadt DH Chipper - UKs First Doppstadt DH Chipper Goes to Scot Heating Company
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Blue Group is the appointed European distributor for the successful range of Marathon 2 RAM, horizontal and channel balers. Having launched the new Gemini-Xtreme model at this years RWM Show, the company reports considerable success with this versatile closed end horizontal baler, confirming eight models sold, seven of which are already installed. Blue Group is so confident of the continuin...

Marathon Gemini Xtreme baler news image - Blue Group Presses On With The New Marathon Gemini-Xtreme Baler!
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Blue Group is experiencing considerable success with the CRS KF 44-18 Kinetic Flow Screen for which they are an appointed distributor. The innovative “flip flow” technology of the KF 44-18 allows waste management and recycling specialists to extract even greater volumes of recyclable fines material from waste streams, after primary screening, for blending or further separation as single s...

CRS Mobile Screener - Market Success CRS Kinetic Flow Screen
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OKeefe Construction (Greenwich) Limited has taken delivery of a Warrior 1400 mobile screening plant, from distributors Blue Machinery London, as part of its expansion of the Soils Recycling facility the company operates within the commercial port at Chatham, Kent. This facility, through use of lime and cement additives, is able to recover over 90% of construction and demolition waste to pro...

O'Keefe Construction news article - O' Keefe Construction Purchases Warrior 1400 Screening Plant
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Two leading recycling companies in Scotland have recently installed bespoke MRF systems, designed, supplied and installed by Blue Scotland. Both organisations are long-standing customers and report that their new recycling plants are performing well. EIS Waste Services of Aberdeen already operates a Kiverco system from Blue for “heavy” materials processing and has added the new MR...

EIS WASTE LTD MRF - MRF Systems from Blue Scotland for two Recycling Specialists
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One of the largest waste management specialists in Wales, Atlantic Recycling, is making major investments in an extensive Eco Park near Cardiff. Blue Machinery Southern has been in close partnership with Atlantic for some time, having already supplied them with a number of Doppstadt mobile shredders for green and woodwaste recycling. Now, Atlantic has once again turned to Blue for a state-o...

Atlantic Waste MRF - Blue MRF for Atlantic Recycling
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Lickley Groups Contract Crushing and Screening division has taken delivery of the UKs first Powerscreen XH 320 SR mobile crushing plant. This powerful and productive machine joins a modern rental fleet of crushing and screening plants and materials handling equipment offered for both operated and non-operated short- and long-term hire provided by Lickley Group throughout the UK. L...

Lickley Group Powerscreen XH 320 crusher - UKs First Powerscreen XH 320 SR goes to Lickley Group
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Powerscreen has launched the new Powerscreen 1500 Maxtrak, the largest addition to the highly successful Powerscreen Maxtrak range which includes the 1000, 1000SR and 1300 models. “In 2010, Powerscreen moved into what we view as the next generation of mobile crushing and screening equipment. With the launch of our largest ever jaw crusher, XA750, and largest ever screen, Warrior 2400, we ar...

1500 Maxtrak - POWERSCREEN LAUNCHES GIANT 1500 MAXTRAK CONE CRUSHER
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Operating a fleet of reliable waste processing machines is vital for any recycling professional and woodwaste specialists, Larner Recycling Limited, has ensured that productivity and end-product quality has never been a problem! A long-standing customer of Blue Machinery London, Larner has invested in market-leading Doppstadt equipment for many years and recently took delivery of their 10th ma...

Dave McEwan and Paul Donnelly - Larner Recycling take their 10th Doppstadt from Blue London
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Blue Machinery (Advanced Technologies) Limited is part of the multi-disciplined Blue Group, which is probably one of the most successful distributors of market-leading plant and equipment to the recycling and waste management industries in Great Britain. Blue Machinery (Advanced Technologies) concentrates on distributing state-of-the-art separation and baling equipment and other high technolo...

Marathon Baler - Blue Press On with Marathon range of Balers
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Central Demolition, based in Bonnybridge in Stirlingshire, has made a significant investment in a new recycling washplant and reports excellent results in increased reclamation of recyclables, end-product quality and recovered fines volumes. Combining a range of compatible Powerscreen processing and conveying equipment - all sourced from distributor Blue Machinery Scotland - Central Demoliti...

Central Demolition Wash Plant - Blue Washing System for Central Demolition
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Blue Group is pleased to announce that the company has entered into a distribution agreement with CRS (NI) Ltd of County Tyrone, and is now the appointed distributor for their innovative KF 44-18 Kinetic Flow Screen (flip flow screen) recycling equipment for England, Scotland and Wales. Flip flow technology is specifically targeted at the waste recycling industries but with a unique versatil...

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Blue Spares is the spare parts specialist company within the Blue Group which, through regional sister companies, is an appointed distributor for a wide range of world-class crushing, screening, washing, materials handling and recycling plant and machinery. The company has recently unveiled larger premises, increased under-cover storage capacity and an automated system that is widely consider...

Kardex 2 - Blue Spares Makes
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A new generation Powerscreen Pegson XA400S mobile crushing plant has recently been supplied by distributor Blue Machinery Scotland to Tyne Tees Demolition Group company, Tyne Tees Crushing Screening. This is their first Powerscreen Pegson crushing plant and joins a fleet of screeners and crushers producing quality recycled aggregates from their own demolition contracts, as well as forming par...

Tyne Tees Demolition - Tyne Tees Crushing & Screening Takes Their First Powerscreen Pegson Mobile Crusher
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The first annual Blue Pro AM was held on Friday 24th of September at Auchterarder Golf Club. With an elite field of the top 20 golf professionals in Scotland gathered, the day was truly was fantastic spectacleTo start the proceedings, former World Long Drive and World Trick Shot Champion Paul Barrington known as The Striker entertained the guests with his incredible talents. When the serious stuff...

Raymond Hamilton Pro AM - Chris Kelly triumphs in hugely successful inaugural Blue Pro AM
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Blue Spares has installed 2 state of the art Kardex machines at its head office in Warrington. These machines will automate picking and speed up the process of getting parts out to customers

Kardex - Blue Spares installs two new Kardex Machines
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Blue Spares have started phase two of their site renovation. A new large warehouse is being designed to replace two smaller warehouses on the site with the existing offices being fully refreshed.

New Reception in Spares - Blue Spares site renovation continues
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Blue Scotland recently sponsored a charity trip to Soweto, donating over 250 hats to local school children.Soweto is an urban area of the City of Johanesburg in Gauteng,South Africa, bordering the city' s mining belt in the south. Its name, an English syllabic abbreviationfor South Western Townships, refers to its origins as a township under South Africa' s Apartheid government.Pictured are some o...

Soweto Trip - Blue sponsor charity trip to Soweto
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Blue Spares, providers of genuine original OEM spares for Powerscreen, Pegson, and Doppstadt, ran a special promotion in the lead up to this summers World Cup to send two lucky winners on a trip of a lifetime to South Africa. For every 500GBP spent on a single transaction between 1st February and 30th April, each qualifying customer' s name was entered into a draw to win a week in South ...

NewsImage_rooney - Cappagh Contractors heading to the World Cup with Rooney and Co!
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Blue Scotland recently organised an organics recycling and biomass open days event in partnership with Falkirk Council, which was held at their 2.5 hectares Kinneil Kerse Recycling Centre at Bo' ness. Aimed at promoting the range of plant and equipment Blue Scotland offers to these burgeoning markets and clearly demonstrating the environmental and economic benefits of this form of recycl...

NewsImage_openday - Open days a huge success
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Once again, Blue Group is exhibiting at the Hillhead quarrying and recycling show and is on Stand Number E12. As a main distributor for Powerscreen crushing screening plants and Telestack conveying equipment, the company will be showcasing these products in their display, alongside specialist recycling, shredding, soil remediation and washing plant and equipment. Working closely with the...

NewsImage_1 - Blue Group at Hillhead 2010. Materials Processing and Handling Solutions for Quarrying and Recycling
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At this year' s Futuresource exhibition, Blue Group will be spotlighting its latest product developments, services and expertise in the burgeoning field of the pre-treatment of materials for anaerobic digestion and RDF production for energy from waste. The company will be using high-technology graphics and illustrative DVDs on their much larger stand display to show how they can provide ...

NewsImage_2 - Blue at Futuresource 2010
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I am very pleased to report that after 5 hard days of trekking and climbing the flags of both Blue Group and Shorts Services Ascot were proudly unveiled at the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania in Africa early on the morning of 02/03/2010 with all 4 of us reaching the summit. Our small group of Gary Short, Alan Dalton, Mark Walker and myself had trained very hard for this but no training...

NewsImage_Kilimanjaro - Kilimanjaro conquered by Blue and Shorts
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Following extensive comparisons and a highly successful trial demonstration, Lowmac Alloys Limited of Irvine has invested in the UK' s first next generation Doppstadt DW-3060K Bio Power shredder, sourced from distributors Blue Scotland. This single shaft, slow-speed, multi-purpose shredder is now operating at full capacity for Lowmac, processing wood and green waste, plastics and general...

NewsImage_lowmac - Lowmac Alloys Takes UKs First Next Generation Doppstadt Shredder
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We are delighted to announce that AA Recycling are the winners of our fantastic Lapland Promotion. Managing Director Sean Warburton drew out number 44 - AA Recycling in our draw this morning. With 558 entries, the lucky winner must feel like Christmas has come early! Pictured with the winning ticket is Sean Warburton and Nick Lowe. For every 500GBP spent on a single transaction between 1st...

NewsImage_AA - A & A Recycling win trip to meet Father Christmas
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As one of the UK' s largest Powerscreen and Pegson users, GD Harries of Narbeth, Pembrokeshire looked no further when it came to purchasing additional equipment to produce material for their new asphalt plant. Since its inception 32 years ago, when Gerald Harries started a plant hire and road surfacing company, the organisation has witnessed steady growth and has developed into one of the...

NewsImage_capp - GD Harries show continued loyalty to Powerscreen & Pegson
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