We were pleased to be exhibiting once again at Interplas and
were definitely not disappointed.
The show exceeded all expectations with good footfall,
serious enquiries, good organization and an excellent end
The show looked especially stylish this year with excellent
exhibitor stands and plenty of visitors to enjoy the
It was good to meet existing customers and make new contacts
and have a chance to catch up with companies changing needs
With plastics now becoming so diverse it was interesting to
discuss the new products being brought to market and the
recycling needs surrounding these.
We showcased an Inan Plastik 500 pulveriser, Crushmaster
A250-3 beside the press granulator and a Rapid 2024
granulator, all of which received plenty of interest.
Since recently becoming the UK agents for Taiho Optical
Colour Sorter machinery it was perfect timing to introduce
the company and their products.
Plast Eurasia is
Inan Plastik’s home show so it is an immensely important
exhibition with a large stand enabling additional products
and equipment not generally shown on the usual exhibition
circuit to be showcased. It is always a ‘special and
personal’ exhibition with many existing customer’s new and
old visiting and enjoying a ‘catch up’ and the opportunity
to view the latest equipment. With generous entertainment
areas and exceptional fresh tasty snacks available it offers
a delightful way to relax and talk business. With Inan
Plastik’s own sales executives on hand and Birmingham
Granulators directors available, it gives every opportunity
to meet new clients and discuss first hand their
requirements with the opportunity for them to inspect the
machinery. With the added convenience of the new factory in
the locality (now completed as pics below) visitors also
have the opportunity to visit and watch the manufacture
process and view the finished product. With the success of
Interplas last year opening up the UK market together with
the first exhibit at Orlando, USA it is an ideal venue to
visit and gain a good all round perspective of the company
The stand was
updated last year to include an additional meeting room with
improved layout which was highly successful and extremely
convenient. This year there was an additional stand
dedicated to the thermoforming line which was demonstrated
at intervals throughout the day giving visitors the
opportunity to view the whole operation from start to finish
which proved extremely popular last year with three lines
sold from stand. This provides additional space on the
existing stand to exhibit a good cross section of
Thermoforming Machines Sold from the Stand
Thermoform machine provides simple machine operation with
PLC operator panel. It has touchscreen monitor. Its
portable console satisfy easy controlling. Established
performance data can be checked in simple operation concept.
Max Forming Area
730 x 400mm
29 500 daN
60 kW / saat
Plastik also exhibited the IM TYP 50/80 Granulator
Soda Wash Tank
Factory now complete
factory under construction December 2014
exhibiting at Interplas UK
Staff in place
From left to
right - Tim Aaronricks, Elaine Simmons (Birmingham
Granulators) Zuhal Oba, Tamer Guven (Inan Plastik)
have been manufacturing granulators in Istanbul for over 25
years and have subsequently added shredders, pulverisers,
extruders and complete wash/recycling lines to their range.
know on the exhibition circuit throughout Europe and Asia,
this is the first time Inan have exhibited at Interplas and
are displaying their 45/80 granulator and 500 Pulveriser.
As recently reported in the EPPM the demand for Turkish
machinery is rapidly increasing in the global market and
interest is steadily growing in the UK due to competitive
prices, quality and attractive leadtimes.
We represent Inan
Plastik in the UK and Ireland and were pleased to have this
opportunity to display their machinery to the UK market and
enable visitors to see firsthand the quality and range on
offer and be able to discuss any additional requirements.
extremely pleased with the amount of interest shown and the
subsequent enquiries as a result.
has now been installed in our Tamworth factory for product
trial and demonstration purposes.
And the hamper
was won by Dean Ward of Premier Sharpening Ltd
Well done Dean
and our thanks to Rose Brooke, editor of EPPM for carrying
out the draw
Line installed into British Gas plc (Centrica)
Granulators have recently completed an installation
recycling line for British Gas in their National
Distribution Centre at Leicester.
delighted to have this opportunity to install a complete
line at British Gas for the recycling of pp, hd and abs
which was exciting as it was the first system to be
introduced since they decided to process their material and
enter into the granulation area of recycling.
carrying out initial trials on various machines it was
decided to install a 600mm wide granulator, single shaft
shredder with two conveyors linking the machines.
initially it was challenging adapting the area to suit the
layout of the machines and enable ease of access and a
streamlined operation once this had been achieved British
Gas were delighted with the results and are now considering
expanding this area of processing.
Birmingham Granulators Supply Worcester Bosch
in New Recycling Project 2011
Birmingham Granulators was delighted to be
invited by Worcester Bosch, the market leader in
domestic heating and hot water systems, to
install a recycling system into their premises
at Warndon, Worcester.
They were introducing a new environmentally
friendly way for disposal of their redundant
boilers by granulating the plastic components.
This was an exciting project as it was the first
recycling system to be used in this way as
previously the traded-in boilers were scrapped.
After extensive workshop trials Birmingham
Granulators supplied a twin shaft shredder,
conveyor with metal detector and final
The end product of mixed plastics is currently
used in the manufacture of building blocks for
the housing industry.
Michelle Ball, Project Leader and Bob Starkey,
Team Leader of Worcester Bosch said “This was
new ground for us and we were not entirely sure
what machinery would be required to achieve the
end result but Birmingham Granulators guided us
through the process in a very professional and
friendly manner and we are delighted with the
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