WasteExpo, Las Vegas
07 - 09 June 2016

Seven companies and organisations from Northern Ireland exhibited at WasteExpo the largest event in the US for the waste processing industry.

Northern Ireland is a recognised centre of excellence in the design and manufacture of materials handling equipment. 40% of the worlds mobile crushing and screening equipment is made in Northern Ireland. The region is one of the world's most successful clusters of engineering companies developing innovative solutions that are exported globally. Find out more about the materials handling sector in Northern Ireland.

Read further information on the companies who exhibited below.


Who exhibited


Over the last 20 years CDE Global has grown to be recognised as the leading supplier of washing equipment for quarries and mines on the global market. Its vision is to be the #1 materials washing company in every country in the world - and it is their unique approach to the equipment that they manufacture, the projects they deliver and the customers they serve that will see them achieve this goal.

CK International manufactures the most extensive range of semi-automatic balers in the worldwide market. With nine different models across the semi-automatic range, all materials are catered for. As semi-automatic horizontal machines process waste against a fixed surface, bale density in these machines often exceed that of channel balers. The machines are capable of processing up to 3 tons of material per hour, and the product category is split into three different series.


Ecohog is a family owned equipment manufacturer located in Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland. Operating in a global scale they have over 20 years’ experience supplying equipment to the waste and recycling sector. Through extensive market research, research and development and concept design in finding solutions to waste sorting problems they have developed the Ecohog Windshifter and Metal Recovery ranges; some of the most efficient separation technology in today’s market.

With the company’s ethos of “Innovation at work” EDGE persist in pushing the boundaries of design and manufacturing to provide hard working, quality machinery that bring real benefits to customers across the world. Their state of the art manufacturing facility based in Ireland, uses the latest technology and concepts to create a reliable, durable and cost saving product portfolio of mobile and track stackers, mobile and track feeders, trommels, shredders, picking stations, flip flow screens, air separators, fines recovery plants, roll-sizers and truck off-loaders.

EMS has been involved in the manufacture of bespoke plants for the waste and material handling sectors for over 10 years and has over 70 installations throughout the world. Their speciality is the development of each, individual, bespoke system to suit the customer requirements by truly understanding the input material and separation processes possible.

Terex Washing Systems is committed to providing outstanding customer support and expertise in the field to meet customers’ individual needs through their global dealer network and well as their dedicated term of engineers, applications, sales, marketing and aftersales technicians.

Waste Systems Ltd design, manufacture and supply turnkey systems and stand-alone machinery for the waste separation and recycling industries. Based in Co Tyrone, the company now has distribution in North America, UK and in Europe.