For over 100 years, we’ve been an industry leader in manufacturing scrap recycling and processing equipment. And for over 100 years, we’ve maintained this position by paying attention to our customer’s needs. Day in. Day out. Harris is a world class front-runner in manufacturing ferrous and non ferrous processing equipment: Shears, Balers, and Shredders. Our TransPak Solid Waste Systems are in use at MRFs, transfer stations and other disposal facilities across the globe. Our vertical, horizontal and 2-ram balers process recovered papers, paperboard, plastics, solid waste, RDF (refuse derived fuel), electronic scrap, and light ferrous and non ferrous metals.

Company details

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Waste and Recycling - Recycling Systems
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Our renowned product line includes equipment that has earned the respect of industry experts: the HRB, Gorilla, Badger, and Wolverine two ram balers; horizontal open end and closed door balers; vertical balers; and TransPak pre-load transfer station compactors for waste. Our full line of scrap processing equipment includes BSH shears, ABS shears, GS shear/baler/logger, TG and TGS balers, and HS series metal shredders.

With the addition of the IPS balers, Harris gives you more options to select the products to best fit your application.

Our engineering group combines years of experience, cutting edge technology, and innovation to design safe, cost-effective equipment. Our expert factory technicians, well-trained customer service staff, and knowledgeable employees support our world-wide distribution at two state-of-the-art manufacturing and service facilities.

Large parts inventories at distributor sites and the manufacturing plants assure our customers of prompt availability of replacement parts when needed.

Harris’ Vision

To provide best value solutions for our customers.

Mission Statement
  • Harris is dedicated to the safety and well being of employee’s and customers.
  • Harris is dedicated to be the best value provider of Materials Reduction Equipment, Service and Support.
  • Harris is dedicated to meeting its social responsibilities to improve the quality of life for our people, communities and environment.
  • Harris is dedicated to leveraging its resources to provide profitability and value to all stakeholders.
Value Proposition

Safety & Environmental Proposition

Harris will never compromise the safety of people, the environment or equipment. We will conduct all of our activities in a safe, conscientious and environmentally sound manner. We will continually align the production, quality and performance of our products and services with safety as our first priority.

Operational Excellence Proposition

Harris will work to provide best in class equipment and innovative solutions to our customers. We will invest in research and development and our people to provide a technological and operational advantage and exceed the expectations of our customers.

Harris is committed to providing the highest quality equipment and solutions while continuously improving our supply chain management, operational processes and efficiencies that create value for our internal and external customers. We will never compromise on quality.

Life Cycle Proposition

Harris will provide our customers an advantage in their total Life cycle investment.

Our strengths lie in:

  • Our people’s capabilities and experience
  • Our proud history
  • Our manufacturing capabilities
  • Our service capabilities
  • Our original parts
  • Our solutions
  • Our stability and reliability

We will leverage these strengths to create the “Best Value Solution” for all stakeholders.

  • Growth through partnership
  • Drive performance
  • Realizing value