NASSAU, Bahamas (June 2nd, 2015) Renew Bahamas officially launched its brand new state-of-the-art Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) Thursday May 28th, marking the beginning of a new era in waste management in The Bahamas.
Prime Minister The Rt. Hon. Perry Christie officially commissioned the new facility - the first of its kind for the country.
The new MRF and associated infrastructure was constructed at a total cost of seven million dollars.
The multi-faceted, 125,000 sq. ft. plant will process up to 80 tonnes per hour of residential and commercial waste; showcasing the Bahamas as a regional leader in the field of waste management.
Machinex Group is proud to introduce its new optical sorting machine, the MACH HyspecTM. Machinex has been a leader in advanced sorting technologies for over 30 years, and now, with this new and powerful optical sorting machine, Machinex can offer all sorting solutions under one roof.
Using a technology made more efficient by a high speed, short wave infra-red (SWIR) hyperspectral detection system, the MACH HyspecTM was developed by a specialized work cell of the Machinex Research & Development department. The different models available can detect different material types, such as plastics (PET, HDPE, PVC’ LDPE’ PP PS, etc.), and also fiber products, including carton containers detection, wood product recognition, and wood by grade (natural versus painted). In addition, the optical sorter can have the option of color recognition and a metal detector. The MACH HyspecTM can be used in different types of material recovery facilities, such as single-stream, construction & demolition, municipal solid waste, and other applications.
Machinex has been appointed by the global construction company M+W Group to provide a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) for the Energy from Waste (EFW) project of Levenseat Renewable Energy Limited in Lanark, Scotland. This first-of-kind facility, which is due to be operational in 2017, will make a significant contribution towards Scotland’s ‘zero waste plan’.Read more
When St. Lucie County made the decision to switch from dual residential recycling to single-stream recycling, the decision was made to construct its own Material Recovery Facility (MRF) for the collection and processing of its own materials. In May of 2014, St. Lucie County, Florida began collection of single-stream recycling for its residents and in September, the MRF was constructed. Machinex was the only manufacturer that got a near 100% positive response from their respective customers.Read more
In operation since spring 2014, the sorting center of the City of Québec has been significantly modernized in order to meet growing volumes of material to be processed. A close collaboration of stakeholders of the City of Quebec, of the operator Société VIA, and of the equipment manufacturer Machinex, has enabled implantation of a very optimal sorting center that allows a superior effectiveness and thus, highest profitability.
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Machinex has created the ECO MRF for smaller recycling needs of 5 to 12 tons per hour of residential single stream. Whether you are from the private or public sector, you can benefit socially and monetarily from the recycling in your area. Recycling is not just a trend; it’s a responsible manner to manage natural resources for future generations.
Norse has selected Machinex Industries Inc. to provide a major upgrade for its subsidiary company Norfolk Environmental Waste Services (NEWS) Material Recovery Facility (MRF) in Norwich, Norfolk. The existing 10-year old plant processes 15 tonnes per hours of single-stream recyclables (excluding glass) and, following the installation, the upgraded plant will be able process single-stream recyclables (including glass and plastic pots, tubs and trays) at 35 tonnes per hour. The upgraded system will be fully operational by 1st October 2014.
20 February 2014 - The ribbon was cut at the official opening of Swindon Commercial Services' (SCS) solid municipal waste plant, developed by the Canadian equipment manufacturer Machinex.
The facility, which will treat 48,000 tonnes of Swindon's household, commercial and industrial waste per annum, will separate materials and produce refuse-derived fuel (RDF) and solid recovered fuel (SRF) at its site at Cheney Manor Industrial Estate.
Machinex successfully tendered to supply the custom-made sorting technology in May last year, following planning permission in February and Swindon borough council's decision to offer an eight-year loan to SCS to develop the plant, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the council.
ST. BERNARD, OHIO –Nov. 14, 2013 –Rumpke, Ohio’s recycling leader, today unveiled its largest, fastest and most technologically advanced recycling facility in St. Bernard, Ohio.
Following a devastating fire in April 2012, Rumpke vowed to rebuild a facility to ensure the region continued to have access to cost effective recycling.
The result was a $32 million, 100,000 square foot facility that houses technology capable of sorting 55 tons of recyclables every hour. In all, the system designed by Machinex, has the potential to process one million pounds of material daily and will serve more than 4.5 million residents in Cincinnati and beyond.
Machinex are proud to announce the signing, on July 18th, of a contract with Central Newfoundland Waste Management (CNWM) for the supply of a Material Recycling Facility. The new facility will be located at the current landfill site on the Norris Arm North access road Central Newfoundland Canada.
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Rumpke Recycling has selected Machinex to provide a turn-key, state-of-the-art recycling center in Cincinnati. The facility will process 55 tons an hour of single-stream (aluminum and steel cans, paper, and glass and plastic bottles) recycling material, more than doubling the capabilities of the previous plant.
Machinex will begin delivering equipment to Rumpke Recycling in Cincinnati in May and the equipment will be fully operational by November 1. The featured equipment is versatile, it boasts the capability to easily add new technology as it becomes available.
MACHINEX MAKES THE ACQUISITION OF TÔLES USICAM
Machinex Group recently completed its newest acquisition of the Tôles Usicam company, located in Plessisville near the Machinex facilities, in order to increase its production capacity. Since the workload at Machinex will considerably grow over the next two years, it was necessary to find a way to increase the production hours in order to deliver projects within scheduled delays. Tôles Usicam, a subcontractor for Machinex for the past three years, was faced with an increasing demand from Machinex for its manufacturing services. The owners of both companies came to a mutual purchasing agreement.Read more
Shanks Waste Management Ltd has selected Machinex Industries Inc. to provide the sorting technologies for residual waste and recyclable material in their new residual waste treatment facility in South Kirkby. The Machinex custom made sorting systems are due to be completed in 2015.Read more
MACHINEX TECHNOLOGIES OPENS US SALES & SUPPORT OFFICE IN NORTH CAROLINA
Machinex Technologies, Inc., the USA subsidiary of Machinex Group, has opened a new office in High Point, North Carolina, on December 1st. This new location, which includes a sales office and warehouse for spare parts, is the first step in increasing support to the US market.
Plessisville, QC, Canada, December 13th, 2012 – Machinex is the system provider for a new Material Recycling Facility (MRF) in Calgary, Alberta, which opened on November 26th. Machinex is very proud to be selected to participate in this greenfield development by Progressive Waste Solutions, one of North America’s largest full-service waste management companies.
Machinex Technologies, the USA subsidiary of Machinex Group, has named Brad Goins as a Sales & Engineering Support Manager. Since November 5th, Mr. Goins has joined the company’s sales team to increase the sourcing with peripheral equipment and technical support.
Plessisville, Quebec, Canada, November 14th, 2012 – The Machinex Group introduces with great pride its latest addition to its renowned range of separators, the MACH Ballistic. The ballistic separator is a European sorting technology which made an appearance recently in North America. Machinex seized the opportunity to manufacture its own separator in order to offer a wider range of products to its clients.
Machinex and Greenstar Recycling teamed up
Greenstar Recycling, a leading recycler in North America, Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic, and Summit County Executive Russ Pry announced today, June 6, 2012, the opening of Greenstar’s newest single stream recycling facility in Akron that will serve customers in central and northeast Ohio.
Greenstar has invested $7 million in the Exeter Road recycling facility, which includes improvements to an existing 196,000 square foot facility and new technology upgrades from Machinex to help automate the sorting of materials. The facility will process 7,000 tons of recyclables per month, but can expand that capacity to 15,000 tons as the need arises. Greenstar has created 43 new local green jobs in order to run the facility and jobs could potentially increase to 75 as recycling volume increases.Read more