Concrete Recycling News

  • RM Xperience Days 2016 - Enthusiastic customers and dealers celebrate 25 years with RM

    Over 400 international dealers and customers got together at the RM headquarters in Linz from 29 September to 1 October 2016 to see the latest RM innovations and share their knowledge and experiences with each other. Customers experienced the latest generation of the RM crushers live in a demonstration in a variety of applications ranging from natural stone to various recycling materials. ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

  • Wirral Based concrete block manufacturer Blockwalls has secured a £500,000 investment

    Wirral Based concrete block manufacturer Blockwalls has secured a £500,000 investment to, boost manufacturing, increase staff numbers and explore research opportunities for future growth Virtus Projects, who trade as Blockwalls, received the backing from the  ...

  • Derby’s Castleward exceeds recycling targets

    Compendium Living (a joint venture between Lovell and the Riverside Group), the developer behind Derby's £100 million Castleward redevelopment, is leading the way in sustainability by recycling 96% of the waste generated during the building process – well above the 90% target set for the project. The firm is using recycled materials in the construction of phase one, with ...


    By Morgan Sindall

  • PEL UK unleash `Baby Jaws` Bottle Crusher

    Award-winning, under-the-counter bottle crusher reduces glass waste volume by 80% Recycling specialist PEL UK is exhibiting Baby Jaws – an under-the-counter bottle crusher in the UK. The machine reduces the volume of glass waste by a staggering 80%.  Winner of the Shell award for innovation, Baby Jaws is a green, mean recycling machine, which helps pubs, clubs, restaurants and ...

  • ASTM D994 / D994M - 11 standard specification for preformed expansion joint filler for concrete (bituminous type)

    This specification covers bituminous preformed expansion joint filler for use in concrete construction. This product shall consist of a bituminous (asphalt or tar) mastic composition, formed and encased between two layers of bituminous impregnated felt or two layers of glass-fiber felt. The mastic shall comprise mineral fillers and reinforcing fibers and may contain thin strips of ...


    By ASTM International

  • Demolition Equipment and Tool Rental by Universal Wrecking Corp

    Universal Wrecking Corp. (UWC) provides demolition equipment and tool rentals throughout the United States.  From large demolition excavators to skid steers and from concrete crushers to demolition attachments, UWC provides a complete source for your demolition rental needs. We have a large fleet of demolition and wrecking equipment and attachments that can be rented on a short or long term ...

  • Life-cycle studies: concrete

    For the past five years, Worldwatch has explored the history, production method, and environmental and social impacts of everyday products - from chopsticks to pencils - in the Life-Cycle Studies section of its bi-monthly magazine, World Watch. This print-exclusive content is now available for free to Eye ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Nearly 40% of UK`s top recycling firms in financial trouble

    According to industry analysts Plimsoll Publishing 38 per cent of the UK’s top 1000 recycling firms are in financial trouble. At 23 per cent, almost a quarter of the recycling companies were given a ‘danger’ rating meaning their survival is now in question. Another 15 per cent were given a ‘caution’ rating, warning they are in a weakened financial position. Plimsoll senior analyst David Pattison ...

  • Recycled construction product drives i-plas growth

    A recycled alternative to concrete has dramatically driven up sales for Halifax-based recycling business i-plas. The manufacturer of the product, which it claims is stronger than concrete, said its sales grew threefold in 2008. It also forecasts similar growth in 2009 from new contracts and recycled product launches. Managing director Howard Waghorn said: “We have developed an ...

  • RM crushers cost-effective in road construction

    More than 1.000 users worldwide appreciate the convincing advantages of the RUBBLE MASTER Compact Recyclers for on-site processing asphalt, concrete, construction debris and natural rock. The mobile but powerful crushers and screens unite maximum flexibility, capacity, mobility and productivity in one machine or one mobile system which is, thanks to compact dimensions and low weight, easily ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

  • New guidance from DEFRA to help recycling of small-scale construction waste

    It is now simpler for mobile concrete crushers to obtain air pollution approvals, under new guidance issued in accordance with the government’s drive for better, more simplified regulation.  The new guidelines mean that in most cases the new breed of micro crusher - with its comparatively small pollution potential compared to conventional models - will no longer need a pollution permit. ...

  • Special RM60 deployment in Austrian Railways Tauern Tunnel

    Successful RUBBLE MASTER applications in AUSTRIA & GERMANY The building contractors Swietelsky Bau GmbH were faced with a difficult task in September 2002. The Austrian Railways decided that the serviceways and cable troughs needed to be removed and disposed of from the entire 8 kilometres of tunnel from the Mallnitzer end. To add to the challenge, at least one track of this main artery in ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

  • Wray`s secret to success

    Tim Wray from Wray’s Micro Crusher purchased his 4000 series in September 2007. Mr Wray has been working in the building and construction industry for years. Experienced as a foreman for various demolition jobs from start to finish, Mr Wray realized the importance of onsite recycling of building waste. “With landfill charges, skip hire and grab lorry expenses rising, it seemed the obvious ...


    By Red Rhino Crushers (UK) Ltd

  • Red Rhino 4000 series crusher causes quite a stir

    Red Rhino 4000 series customer, ‘Rubble Monkey’, started their company from scratch and is now inundated with enquiries! The three directors of Rubble Monkey, Steve Bailey, Ian Newton and Garry Brown, established the company back in August 2007. “We had no clients to start of with and bought our 4000 in time for the annual Thame show with the hope we would generate some enquiries,” said Mr ...


    By Red Rhino Crushers (UK) Ltd

  • ALLU Finland Oy launch heavy series Screener Crushers

    ALLU Finland Oy launch heavy series Screener Crushers ALLU started this spring at Bauma Munich impressively by launching two new Screener Crusher models. These new models, ALLU SCH and SCM are designed for users who want to treat high volumes of material. Both of the models are designed to fit larger excavators and wheel loaders. ALLU SCH rocks on pipeline job sites ALLU ...


    By ALLU Finland Oy Ltd

  • Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. Completes Gas Station Demolition

    Dallas Contracting Co., Inc., a demolition contractor in business for over 27 years, recently completed the demolition of a gas station in Central New Jersey. Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. (Dallas Contracting) was tasked with the demolition of the gas station which included the main building (office and garage) and a fueling area canopy. These structures where demolished including slabs, ...


  • Typical RUBBLE MASTER: 0/32mm (3/4´´) in one pass –unbeatable cost-effectiveness

    RUBBLE MASTER Compact Recyclers are the compact class when it comes to crushers: powerful, versatile, stable in value. Thanks to our technological lead RUBBLE MASTER users can turn to innovative solutions all the time: the latest product enables a guaranteed grain size of 0/20 (3/4”) to 0/63 mm (2 1/2”) with asphalt, concrete or natural rock by using the patented OS80 oversize grain separator in ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

  • RUBBLE MASTER Compact Recycler in large-scale demolition job

    VEGHEL, NETHERLANDS. Demolition expert Beelen Sloopwerken B.V. of Nunspeet was appointed to demolish a big mixed feed factory at the end of 2005. A number of over 30 metres high concrete silos over an area of 24,000 m² in total had to be demolished and recycled, and the plot was to be handed over in a clean state. The recycling professionals at Beelen turned to the high-performance RUBBLE MASTER ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

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