Solids Handling and Processing Equipment
The SHAPA website is the premier source of suppliers for a diverse
range of solids handling and processing equipment and services. Areas of
expertise include: industrial conveyors, load cells, valves, filling
equipment, bulk bags, dust control, flexible ducting, sieves, mixers &
blenders, industrial fans, weighing systems, level measurement systems
and much more.
SHAPA has been the UK's leading specialist
association for the Solids Handling and Processing Industry since its
formation in 1981. The association provides a sound commercial and
technical platform for members, helping them to succeed in today's
challenging economic environment.
Our members are established
specialists within their fields and have the experience and commercial
standing to provide quality, professional and cost-effective solutions.
As part of the 2015 January General Meeting SHAPA will be holding an Atex
Mini seminar for members download the
Agenda for further
Foods has been in the news over the weekend over reports of its “pay-to-stay”
demands for upfront cash from its supplier base...
Engineering The Future
Shapa has just completed a successful,
engineering the future workshop at the motor heritage centre.
The Workshop was attended by young engineers and those joining the Solids
A Moving Story
Since the dawn of civilisation materials have been conveyed, by men and women
toting sacks on yokes, by pack animals, carts and more recently using mechanical
It is well established that the SHAPA membership comprises many choice
companies in bulk materials handling and processing, their combined experience
amounting to centuries.
Into the Second Half
Reinvigorated by the holiday season – albeit with now fading memories of
unfettered freedom and relaxation (!) – thoughts turn once more to plans for the
rest of the business year. Signs of improvement here and in selected export
markets are many, tempered perhaps by the strengthening pound but mitigated by a
continuation of the historically low interest rates.
SHAPA are the UK's leading specialist association for the solids
handling and processing industry
All our members are established specialists within their fields, and
have the experience and commercial standing to provide quality,
cost-effective solutions for all aspects of mechanisation for bulk
materials handling and storage, conveyors, dust collection and control,
instrumentation, mixers, big bag handling, sampling systems, sieves,
valves and weighing systems and equipment.
SHAPA produce a range of technical information documents on a
wide variety of industry-related topics
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