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 announces the short list for the 2020 Solids Handling Awards

2020 has once again been an excellent year for the Solids Handling industry with many successes in all areas of solids and material handling, all of the nominations for these awards show the strength and depth of the solids handling industry and we thank all the nominees for sharing their own successes. These successes have produced a strong shortlist for each of this year’s award categories as detailed below.


Solids Handling Export Award

Russell Finex      Thames Side Sensors


Solids Handling Innovation Award

Aptech                 Dodman               Greenwood Magnetics


Solids Handling Newcomer Award

Aptech                 Rospen                 Spiroflow
 Richard Cleaver      Harry Smith    Matthew Ringland


Solids Handling Company of the Year Award

Fairport Engineering               Russell Finex


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