Hillhead, Derbyshire
28 – 30 June 2016

19 companies exhibited on the Northern Ireland stand at Hillhead 2016, the leading exhibition for the quarrying, construction and recycling industries.

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.


Who exhibited

Anaconda Equipment International manufactures and exports machinery for use primarily in the mining, quarrying and waste recycling industries. Anaconda’s current range of equipment includes conventional screening units, scalpers, trommel screens and mobile conveyors. The equipment is extremely robust, well priced and performs extremely well in a wide range of applications.

Bruce Engineering Services (N)Ltd (BRUCE-Materials Processing Solutions) are manufacturers of feeding, screening, washing & recycling equipment for the quarry, mining & waste recycling industries worldwide. With over 55 years' experience BRUCE specialises in aggregate & material washing equipment. BRUCE is also the official HARDOX Wearparts supplier for Ireland.

Crushing Screening Parts Limited was founded in 2014 by Managing Director Michael McGrath. Offering both own brands and well known industry brands, CSP offer unbeatable quality and service. Products include conveyor rollers, orbital motors, hydreco David Brown pumps, filters and more. The company offers exceptional service with best in category pricing.

With an ethos of “Innovation at Work” EDGE Innovate persist in pushing the boundaries of design and manufacturing to produce hard working, quality machinery for the recycling and quarrying industries. Using only the latest technology and concepts, EDGE Innovate have created a reliable, durable and cost saving product portfolio of mobile and track stockpilers, feeders, trommels, slow speed shredders, picking stations, fines recovery plants, material classifiers and truck off-loaders.

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

Euro Springs Limited was established in 1997 and has held the ISO 9001 quality standard ever since. The company are full members of the Institute of Spring Technology (IST), ensuring they are up to date with the latest technology and support us with specialist testing. Euro Springs prides itself on the quality & service they provide for their customers.

IMS offer standard or bespoke solutions for the quarrying, mining, recycling and bulk materials handling industries. The benefits are flexibility to allow standard products to be customised, in-house engineering to develop one off projects, full manufacturing process and aftermarket support.

Maximus Crushing & Screening are an independent, global manufacturer and distributor of mobile crushing & screening equipment. They manufacture and supply a wide range of mobile crushers and screeners for use in a wide range of applications; mining and quarrying, earthmoving, civil contractors, recycling and material handling industries. The Maximus crusher and screener will continue to give you the productivity and reliability on which the company prides themselves.

Over 26 years of experience supplying the UK and Ireland’s largest concrete companies, ranging from Easycrete, Marshalls/Premier Mortars, John Gunn & Sons, Hope Construction Materials, Patersons Quarries, Hanson and Coppard Concrete services. McCrory Engineering have gained a reputation for exceptional product quality and customer service. The company have built various concrete batching plants for each of these customers on sites across the UK and continue to work closely with them and many other customers on new projects.

McGirr Engineering Ltd is the UK market leader in the design and manufacture of mobile block making equipment for the construction industry. With a proud tradition of over 30 years in the industry, the McGirr name has become synonymous for competent consultation and detailed machine design. Mc Girr’s product range is designed to meet all types of block making needs anywhere in the world. With 3 different models of block making machines there is one for every size of block making operation.

McQuaid Engineering Ltd manufactures a range of attachments for the mining, aggregate, construction and recycling industries. The company specialises in the manufacture of rock breaker boom systems, both pedestal booms and mobile booms, designed for the purpose of breaking oversize material. McQuaid’s also manufacture a range of excavator mounted attachments, including selector grabs, orange peel grabs, and, mechanical grapples.


Metberg Enviro, is a Northern Ireland based portable conveyor manufacturer to the mining, quarrying and recycling industries and has developed and tested a range of Trommels and small screening plants. The 3000 series Trommel has been introduced following demand from customers who require a machine that is compact mobile and able to handle volume and feed size. The launch of the new machines follows a stringent development cycle have been tested and proven in a diverse range of product applications.

Northern Crusher Spares Ltd specialise in the supply of replacement spare and wear parts for Extec and Fintec “mid range” mobile screening and crushing machines. They offer services across the following categories: global service, electrical parts, conveyor components, electrical parts, hydraulic components and wear parts.

Pneutrol International Limited, celebrating 40 years in business, are one of the leading manufacturers of Automatic Batching Control Systems in the UK & Ireland. Pneutrol will be showcasing their exciting developments in silo safety, including Ground Level Test (GLT) systems and also Silotrak, the unique automatic stock re-ordering system. Pneutrol will also be demonstrating their latest Slump Probe system.

Smiley Monroe produces customised conveyor belts and rubber parts for world-class crushing, screening, recycling, road construction and environmental equipment manufacturers. Exporting globally to customers in more than 40 countries, Smiley Monroe is a value-driven business that's grown into a trusted brand. They take pride in calling themselves conveyor belt experts.

SpecDrum Engineering is one of the world’s largest suppliers of conveyor pulleys, with manufacturing facilities in Ireland and China producing in excess of 50,000 pulleys annually. SpecDrum is a family run business with over 30 years’ experience. They are currently expanding our headquarters to allow us to further meet increasing demand.


Strickland are Europe's largest supplier of a wide range of parts for earth-moving and demolition/recycling equipment, including excavator buckets, grapples and pulverisers and Hydraulic Quick Hitches (S-lock). They can offer in-house design or a wide range of off-the-shelf products. With highly experienced and knowledgeable staff they can advise you on the right attachment for your application.

Ultra Plant international manufacture a range of mobile and static screening equipment, and supply to the recycling, waste and renewables industry. Based in Dungannon, Northern Ireland the company has over 16 years’ experience in working with customers from a range of sectors, supplying custom plant to suit their needs.

Vulcan Asphalt Group offer a wide range of asphalt burners. The Vulcan burner range specialises in high efficiency, innovation & reliability making it the number one asphalt burner of choice. They will be exhibiting the new LPG range as well as the current series of multi-fuel burners.