Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)

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Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) Products

  • Sorting Equipment

  • BHS - Bag Breaker

    BHS - Bag Breaker

    The BHS Bag Breaker is a highly effective bag-opening technology that eliminates the need for manual bag openers. Several years of product development led to the innovation of this patented system. Bagged material is fed into the BHS Bag Breaker with an in-feed conveyor to achieve an evenly-metered flow rate. Large, counter-rotating drums effectively open the bags and release the contents, which are discharged from the bottom of the machine. The BHS...

  • BHS - Model XD - Bale Breakdown Units (BBU)

    BHS - Model XD - Bale Breakdown Units (BBU)

    The BHS Bale Breakdown Unit (BBU) XD transforms bales of plastic into a singulated container stream for effective sorting. Bales are fed onto the integrated variable-speed conveyor and are processed through primary separation shafts, breaking the bales into singulated plastic containers. The material continues through the declumping rolls for final separation of any remaining clustered bottles. The BBU is designed to withstand demanding operating...

  • BHS - Debris Roll Screens (DRS)

    BHS - Debris Roll Screens (DRS)

    The BHS Debris Roll Screen is the industry’s flagship disc screen. This proven, patented technology is the premiere sizing tool for single stream, Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste, wood waste, compost, green waste, plastics, glass, tires and other miscellaneous materials.

  • BHS - Eddy Current Separator

    BHS - Eddy Current Separator

    The BHS Eddy Current Separator uses a strong magnetic field to efficiently & accurately repel aluminum from incoming materials, recovering your highest value product at high levels of purity. With our ECS, removal of aluminum from the waste stream is precise and product loss is minimized. The BHS ECS is rugged, effective and reliable, offering exceptional commodity recovery.

  • BHS - Model DRS - Glass Breaker

    BHS - Model DRS - Glass Breaker

    The BHS Glass Breaker separates glass from mixed recyclables with an effective and accurate disc screen. The Debris Roll Screen is at the heart of all glass screening and separating systems. This specialty screen is fitted with Glass Breaker accessories designed to break glass and remove it from the container stream utilizing BHS’ patented in-line metal Tri-Discs. The aggressive action of the rotating discs reduces the size of...

  • BHS - Metering Bin

    BHS - Metering Bin

    The new BHS Metering Bin and Metering Bin Liberator Class provide numerous features that increase performance and decrease maintenance requirements. BHS has developed a strong platform to precisely regulate material flow through the combination of a variable speed conveyor and a counter-rotating drum at the discharge end, eliminating black-belt and keeping your system operating at peak levels. The new design’s hallmark is its modularity: the...

  • BHS NewSorter - Old Newsprint (ONP) Sorters

    BHS NewSorter - Old Newsprint (ONP) Sorters

    The BHS NewSorter screen automatically separates old newsprint (ONP) from mixed paper and rigid containers by using our patented in-line discs. BHS’ tri-shaped rubber discs impart a wavelike action into the material stream, liberating containers and smaller fiber from the ONP product. The ONP is conveyed forward while the other objects fall through the screen opening. The unique disc design provides variable Inter Face Opening (sizes), allowing...

  • BHS - Old Corrugated Container (OCC) Separator

    BHS - Old Corrugated Container (OCC) Separator

    The BHS OCC Separator automatically separates old corrugated containers (OCC) from mixed recyclables. The uniquely designed and patented OCC Separator provides unmatched separation efficiencies. Our in-line, tri-shaped discs impart a bouncing, wavelike action on the material stream, liberating other types of fiber and contaminants from the OCC product. Smaller material falls through the Inter-Face Opening (IFO) between the discs, while the OCC travels...

  • BHS - Polishing Screen

    BHS - Polishing Screen

    The BHS Polishing Screen is the industry’s most effective separator of fiber and containers. This unique screen creates three material fractions: Mixed Fiber, Containers and Fines by using the 2-D and 3-D characteristics of these materials.  Paper is conveyed over the screening surface, while containers and other three-dimensional objects roll off the back of the screen and are consolidated for sorting. The fine materials, consisting of...

  • NRT Optical Sorters

  • NRT SpydIR - Model T - Advanced Infrared Sorting Systems

    NRT SpydIR - Model T - Advanced Infrared Sorting Systems

    Recovers transparent and translucent plastic containers by polymer type through the use of transmitted near-infrared light. The NRT SpydIR-T is an advanced infrared sorting system that separates selected polymers from a mixed container stream. It uses proprietary technology and fast, highly sensitive algorithms to rapidly identify unique polymer “signatures” from their infrared spectra. The SpydIR-T utilizes transmissive detection, a...

  • NRT SpydIR - Model R - Advanced Infrared Sorting Systems

    NRT SpydIR - Model R - Advanced Infrared Sorting Systems

    Recovers plastic containers by polymer type, in any combination, through the use of reflected near-infrared light. The SpydIR-R is an advanced infrared sorting system that separates selected polymers from a mixed container stream. It uses proprietary technology and fast, highly sensitive algorithms to rapidly identify unique polymer “signatures” from their infrared spectra. The SpydIR-R uses reflective detection, with the light source and...

  • NRT ColorPlus - Optical Sorter System

    NRT ColorPlus - Optical Sorter System

    The NRT ColorPlus optical sorter features an advanced image processing system designed to target and sort materials based on color analysis and sophisticated object recognition. Powerful high-speed processors and proprietary recognition algorithms analyze color, transparency, opacity, and object boundaries including opaque analysis and label recognition for precise object targeting. The ColorPlus has a high resolution detection of 50 million...

  • NRT MetalDirector Flake - Model EM - Machine for Removal of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous from Plastic Flakes Commodities

    NRT MetalDirector Flake - Model EM - Machine for Removal of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous from Plastic Flakes Commodities

    The NRT MetalDirector Flake uses advanced electromagnetic sensing technology to remove virtually all ferrous and non-ferrous from plastic flake commodities. This cost-effective stand-alone piece of equipment is available in 24', 48' and 60' models. Processing as much as 7,500 lbs of flake per hour, customers have reported as little as 0 pieces of metal per million pieces of PET flake. The high performance of the MetalDirector Flake will increase the...

  • NRT MetalDirector - Model EM - Sorting System for Metal Removal

    NRT MetalDirector - Model EM - Sorting System for Metal Removal

    The NRT MetalDirector sorting system uses sophisticated metal-sensing technology to readily identify and eject ferrous and nonferrous metals from a mixture of materials. The sorter can efficiently recover aluminum cans from a process stream. The sorter features an eddy current induction detection module incorporated into a fast-moving conveyor. The MetalDirector detects and identifies metal objects and their locations within the fast-moving material...

  • NRT OnlineAnalyzer - Model NIR - Automated Process Monitoring System

    NRT OnlineAnalyzer - Model NIR - Automated Process Monitoring System

    The NRT OnlineAnalyzer is the world’s first automated process monitoring instrument offering accurate high-speed spectral analysis of plastic flakes. A typical application is the measurement and reporting (in parts-per-million) of PVC and low melt contaminations in flake produced during the processing of post-consumer PET for recycling. The OnlineAnalyzer is used in the factory production area to continuously monitor flake quality. In addition...

  • NRT SpydIR with Max-AI - Integrated Optical Sorter System

    NRT SpydIR with Max-AI - Integrated Optical Sorter System

    This optical sorter integrates SpydIR technology and Max-AI technology to create a revolutionary new sorter with unmatched detection abilities. NRT’s SpydIR technology uses near infrared light (NIR) detection to identify plastics, paper, wood and other materials by material type. Max-AI technology employs artificial intelligence (AI) to identify materials similar to the way a person does. The NRT SpydIR with Max-AI optical sorter employs both...

  • NRT TruSort with DXRT - Model X-Ray - Precision X-ray Technology Sort Systems

    NRT TruSort with DXRT - Model X-Ray - Precision X-ray Technology Sort Systems

    NRT was the first to sort PVC from mixed plastics using X-ray technology in the early 1980s. Today, NRT continues to lead the industry in X-ray technology for a variety of applications. NRT has partnered with Spectramet LLC to develop TruSort with DXRT, an advanced dual energy X-ray sorting system designed to separate materials at high throughput rates according to composition. The dry process uses patented imaging technology that electronically...

  • NRT TruSort with XRF - Advanced X-Ray Florescent Sorting Systems

    NRT TruSort with XRF - Advanced X-Ray Florescent Sorting Systems

    NRT was the first to sort PVC from mixed plastics using X-ray technology in the early 1980s. Today, NRT continues to lead the industry in X-ray technology for a variety of applications. NRT has partnered with Spectramet LLC to develop TruSort with XRF, an advanced X-ray florescent sorting system designed to separate materials at high throughput rates according to composition. The dry process uses patented imaging technology that electronically...

  • Nihot Air Technologies

    Nihot air technologies use controlled air to efficiently and reliably separate waste by its density characteristics.  These units are at the core of our patented MSW sorting process, and are used to liberate the lighter (and higher value) products from inert and contaminated materials.  When applied to C&D recycling, this technology can dramatically increase your recovery of smaller material fractions by providing two or three streams of highly concentrated products. Available

  • BHS Nihot - Model SDS - Single Drum Separator

    BHS Nihot - Model SDS - Single Drum Separator

    The Nihot Drum Separator consists of a recirculation fan, a separation section with a rotating drum and a connecting expansion chamber. It’s the best separating solution based on density of the material at capacities up to 100 tph of input and up to 25 tph of separated light fraction.

  • BHS Nihot - Windshifter

    BHS Nihot - Windshifter

    The Nihot Windshifter consists of a recirculation fan, a separation unit and a combi-separator. It’s the preferred separating solution based on density of the material at capacities up to 100 tph. A proprietary Nihot design, the lowmaintenance Windshifter offers effective separation and operational reliability, with a long and proven track record at customer plants worldwide.

  • BHS Nihot - Model i-Series - Single Drum Separator

    BHS Nihot - Model i-Series - Single Drum Separator

    The fully-redesigned Nihot SDS i-Series is a semi-mobile, Plugand-Play air separator using industry-leading negative pressure technology to sort a wide range of material by density. The new SDS i-Series improves on its highly-successful predecessor with increased performance and adjustability, a compact footprint and robust components. The fully-assembled unit fits in a semi-trailer or in a 40' container. The SDS i-Series is available in two models,...

  • BHS Nihot - Drum Separator (SDS) Glass Clean Up

    BHS Nihot - Drum Separator (SDS) Glass Clean Up

    The Nihot Drum Separator (SDS) Glass Clean Up is a semi-mobile air separator in a plug & play version with integrated dust filter, electrical cabinet and fitted with retractable outriggers. High capacity with precise separation, this unit removes more than 99% of light material, such as shredded paper, from glass and other heavies. Removes more than 99% of light material, such as shredded paper, from glass and other heavies.

  • Others

  • BHS - Material Processing Systems

    BHS - Material Processing Systems

    For more than three decades, BHS has been building high-quality equipment and material processing systems designed and constructed to meet demanding operational needs. Our extensive experience and industry expertise means that we know you can’t short change yourself on the details. If you want your system to consistently run at high throughput levels and recovery rates, quality must be built into every aspect of the design. We manufacture and...

  • BHS - Total Control System

    BHS - Total Control System

    BHS System Controls command the entire sorting system with an advanced touch screen interface and reporting system. Our controls feature color touch screens with a menu-driven system for easy operations. Operators can view and control entire system or individual motors. Controls are flexible to meet changing conditions and are customized to each customer’s needs. Ethernet connection allows for the BHS factory to communicate with the control...

  • BHS - Belt Conveyors

    BHS - Belt Conveyors

    BHS Conveyors are custom designed to fit the specific needs of each system. From light duty to heavy loads, BHS Conveyors are built to last, with easy maintenance and top-of-the-line components. BHS Conveyors have self-cleaning decks, self-cleaning carry runs and self-cleaning tail pulleys. These features greatly reduce or eliminate material from being caught under the belt.

  • BHS FiberPure - Debris Screen System

    BHS FiberPure - Debris Screen System

    The BHS FiberPure Screen is a series of 12 specialized Debris Roll Screen shafts used to treat the two-dimensional product carried over the Polishing Screen. The Tri-Discs aggressively agitate the material to remove small contaminants such as wet tissue, toweling, diapers, candy wrappers, and other like items. The result is a two-dimensional material stream consisting of mostly high-quality fiber. This material stream is often treated optically to...

  • BHS - Mobile Control System

    BHS - Mobile Control System

    BHS Mobile Control system provides MRF operators with a safe and secure means to adjust equipment settings without being tied down to a fixed panel. The handheld HMI utilizes the same user-friendly interface as the primary operator panel, allowing operations and maintenance staff to move about the facility with ease. This powerful tool can increase plant uptime by improving the response times of your maintenance team, increasing your daily tonnages...

  • Material Recovery Facilities (MRFs)

    At BHS, we don’t just sell equipment. We treat our customers like partners and design solutions tailored to maximize their profits. Decades of experience building processing systems for various types of material streams have provided us with the expertise necessary to solve any challenge. From the first Single Stream recycling system in the U.S. to today’s largest and most complex sorting facilities, we set the standard in MRF technology. Durable, high performance equipment match

  • BHS - Single Stream Recycling System

    BHS - Single Stream Recycling System

    Keeping you ahead of the stream. BHS developed the first single stream processing system in the U.S., and we’ve been setting the standard for performance and reliability ever since. With residential single stream collection rapidly gaining global acceptance, the importance of a one-pass operation is critical in keeping up with demand. Our systems enable you to achieve accurate separation and low residue with minimal maintenance costs. Our inline...

  • BHS - Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) System

    BHS - Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) System

    We dig deeper into the waste stream. It’s a new world for MSW, where diversion targets continue to grow to unprecedented levels. BHS leads the way with the first recovery system in the industry to keep 70% of waste out of the landfill, capturing 90%-99% of high value commodities like PET plastics — on the first pass. With numbers like these, you are guaranteed to stay ahead of your competition.

  • BHS - Construction and Demolition (C&D) Systems

    BHS - Construction and Demolition (C&D) Systems

    Automated sorting of a most challenging material. Cutting through the massive, mixed clutter of Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste requires ingenuity that’s always mindful of the bottom line. Efficient recovery of these materials could mean the difference between red and black ink. Whether you’re looking for a simple manual sort line or highly automated sorting, BHS has a solution for you.

  • Compost and Organics

    Extracting value from the organics stream has been a core competency for BHS since our founding. Our in-line Tri-Disc screens have successfully refined wood products and green-waste for decades. As our customers dig deeper into the waste stream, we are leading the way with our screening, air separation, anaerobic digestion, and compost solutions.

  • BHS - Portable Skid-Mounted Debris Roll Screen

    BHS - Portable Skid-Mounted Debris Roll Screen

    The portable, skid-mounted BHS Debris Roll Screen processes a high volume of matured compost, creating precisely-sized material streams. The patented tri-disc design allows for superb agitation to aid in screening efficiency as well as accurate material sizing. The DRS is available in two Inter-Face Opening (IFO) sizes: one capable of creating a 2' minus product and the other at 1' minus product. Available in 50', and 60' widths for the 1' screen and...

  • BHS DRS - Portable Skid-Mounted Fines Screen

    BHS DRS - Portable Skid-Mounted Fines Screen

    The portable, skid-mounted BHS DRS Fines Screen processes a high volume of matured compost, creating precisely-sized material streams. The patented tri-disc design allows for superb agitation to aid in screening efficiency as well as accurate material sizing. The DRS Fines Screen has the lowest maintenance cost in the industry due to our patented design of easily removable and inexpensive disc assemblies. The DRS Fines Screen is available in two...

  • Max-AI

  • MAX-AI - Autonomous Quality Control (QC) Machine

    MAX-AI - Autonomous Quality Control (QC) Machine

    Max-AI technology is an artificial intelligence that identifies recyclables and other items for recovery. Through deep learning technology, Max employs both multi-layered neural networks and a vision system to see and identify objects similarly to the way a person does. The technology is driving improvements in Material Recovery Facility (MRF) design, operational efficiency, recovery, system optimization, maintenance, and more.

  • Max-AI - Model AQC-1 - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    Max-AI - Model AQC-1 - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    Max-AI AQCs (Autonomous Quality Control) are the ultimate in post-sort automation. When combined with NRT optical sorters, the paper and container sorting process is 100% autonomous and the need for human contact with waste is eliminated. The AQC-1 makes multiple sorting decisions autonomously; for example, separating thermoform trays, aluminum, 3D fiber and residue from a stream of optically-sorted PET bottles. All of this is done at rates exceeding...

  • Max-AI - Model AQC-2 - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    Max-AI - Model AQC-2 - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    Max-AI AQCs (Autonomous Quality Control) are the ultimate in post-sort automation. When combined with NRT optical sorters, the paper and container sorting process is 100% autonomous and the need for human contact with waste is eliminated. The AQC-2 makes multiple sorting decisions autonomously; for example, separating plastic film, small cardboard, containers and residue from a stream of newspaper. All of this is done at rates exceeding human...

  • MAX-AI - Model AQC-C - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    MAX-AI - Model AQC-C - Autonomous Quality Control (AQCs) Sorting Machine

    Max-AI AQCs (for Autonomous Quality Control) are the ultimate in post-sort automation. When combined with NRT optical sorters, the paper and container sorting process is 100% autonomous and the need for human contact with waste is eliminated. The AQC-C is a solution that is comprised of Max-AI VIS (for Visual Identification System) and at least one collaborative robot (CoBot). CoBots can work alongside people, minimizing structural requirements and...

  • PAAL Balers

  • Kadant PAAL Konti - Model H - i Series - Automatic Channel Baler

    Kadant PAAL Konti - Model H - i Series - Automatic Channel Baler

    Kadant PAAL’s Konti H i automatic channel baler represents tried and tested top quality. The PAAL Konti H i baler provides high loading levels in continuous operation at maximum effectivity. Its robust construction and high pressing forces of 134 to 218 tons provide trusted reliability.