Compactor Machine Guide

Quality compactors proven to last a lifetime.

Lowest Upfront Cost

If you are not looking for a new compaction model or the latest innovation but rather a refurbished, fit for purpose solution then our hire fleet options may be of interest to you.

  • Servicing and warranty provided as standard for the full term, providing complete peace of mind.

  • The models we supply come in all shapes and sizes to suit a large variety of requirements.

  • All our fleet machines are completely reconditioned in our specialist workshop giving it our quality seal of approval.

  • We are happy to provide our fleet machines on terms from as little as one year to ten years plus, with rates to reflect.

  • Very popular as they avoid any significant upfront capital expenditure or lease agreement that can be reliant on good credit standing.

 

 

With waste collection costs increasing every year utilising a rubbish compactor for your waste bins is a quick and easy method to significantly reduce the impact of rising costs to your business.

 

  • Our Strautmann model compacts 4-5 bins worth of waste into a single bin.

  • Reduces your disposal costs and increasse your waste capacity.

  • Suitable for any business that have scheduled waste bin collections. The greater the number the bins you have, the more money you stand to save.

  • Unlike many of our competitors models, this machine will lift the bin off the ground to avoid damage to its base and wheels.

  • The durable design allows for a flexible indoor or outdoor installation.

Greatest Return On Investment

 

 

Our larger and more industrial compactors in our range, these models are perfect if you require high compaction ratios from a machine whilst also having the capability of loading large items of waste such as pallets. 

Optional extras can include drainage taps to reduce paying for liquid weight, among many other great solutions to reduce the costs of compacting and disposing of your waste.

  • Completely sealed units, reducing smells and leaks

  • Collected by hook-lift vehicle

  • Typical payloads up to 12 tonnes

  • Preferred choice for caterers, restaurants, shopping centres and food manufacturers.

  • Can be lifted by either hook or skip lift vehicles

  • Completely sealed to avoid leaks and reduce issues with smells and vermin. 

  • Can be fed by hand from ground or dock level.

  • Handles bins from 120 litres to 1100 litres

 

 

Do you produce a lot of wet waste such as food, organic or general commercial waste that contains liquids?​

Due to the self-cleaning design of this compactor model, all cylinders and components are housed above the ram. This eradicates any contact between waste and the compactors important components and so reduces the opportunity for expensive breakdowns whilst also removing the requirement for any regular cleaning schedules.

 

  • Skip models are entry-level compactors for any business looking to obtain transparent control of its waste expenditure.

  • Producing payloads up to 5 tonnes

  • Collected by skip lifting vehicles & suitable for all types of waste

  • Limited by its container size and the legal weight limits for the vehicle emptying the machine.

This range also includes more specialist models to handle food and other wet materials.

Our skip model range of rubbish compactors are designed for businesses that produce small to medium volumes of waste or for sites that are very restricted for space.

  • Static compactors are designed and built to your requirements

  • Can be fed by hand, bin tipper, conveyor, chute, cage, forklift or any other means from ground or dock.​​

  • Suitable for most types of waste making it a fantastic everyday rubbish compactor whilst also being suitable for more specialist and difficult materials.

  • Units are not completely sealed like a portable or wet waste model

A static compactor is vital if you want to have your machine in operation without any downtime, as the container is exchanged, keeping the site operational, rather than the whole machine being taken away and returned. Typical payloads are up to 12 tonnes dependent on chosen model and waste type.

Portable Hooklift Models

 

Our larger and more industrial compactors in our range, these models are perfect if you require high compaction ratios from a machine whilst also having the capability of loading large items of waste such as pallets.

  • Typical payloads of this model are up to 12 tonnes

  • Completely sealed units, reducing the possibility of leaks, smells and vermin.

  • Collected by hook-lift vehicle.

  • Optional extras can include drainage taps to reduce paying for liquid weight, among many other great solutions to reduce the costs of compacting and disposing of your waste.

 

 

Do you produce a lot of wet waste such as food, organic or general commercial waste that contains liquids?​

Due to the self-cleaning design of this compactor model, all cylinders and components are housed above the ram. This eradicates any contact between waste and the compactors important components and so reduces the opportunity for expensive breakdowns whilst also removing the requirement for any regular cleaning schedules.

  • These compactors are completely sealed

  • Perfect for caterers, restaurants and shopping centres

  • Choice of lifters to handle 120 litre to 1100 litre bins.

  • Can be fed by hand from ground or dock level.

Static Models

 

 

  • Perfect for a variety of waste types and volumes, including options for the use of different sized compactor containers.

  • Typical payloads are up to 12 tonnes dependent on chosen model and waste type.

  • Fed by hand, bin tipper, conveyor, chute, cage, forklift or any other means from ground or dock.

  • We custom build rubbish compactors to your requirements

  • Not completely sealed so may be minor waste clearance when the container is exchanged.

This particular type of compactor is vital if you must have your machine in operation without any rest as the container is exchanged, keeping the site operational, as opposed the whole machine being taken away and returned.

  • Screw compactor machines are perfect if you require product destruction or high compaction ratios and continuous feed for difficult waste materials.

  • More Ideal for manufacturers and businesses that produce high volumes of pallets, wood, rigid plastics and unsaleable goods.

  • Built to your requirements with both static and portable models and can be fed by hand, conveyor, bin tipper or forklift.

  • Specialist models include pallet compactors, wood compactors and models for rigid plastics or product destruction, among others.

Smallest Space Skiplift Models

 

 

Our skip model range of rubbish compactors are designed for businesses that produce small to medium volumes of waste or for sites that are very restricted for space.

  • Produces payloads up to 5 tonnes

  • Collected by skip lifting vehicles

  • Suitable for all types of waste but is limited by its container size and the legal weight limits for the vehicle emptying the machine.

  • Range also includes more specialist models to handle food and other wet materials.

Waste Management

We provide national waste collection services for portable waste compactors, skip compactors, roll-on-off skips, FEL and REL collections and skips and waste bin collections.

Our services cover all types and classifications of waste.

Click the link below to find out more about our waste collection services, reports, team awards and more.

Bin Compaction Models

 

 

With waste collection costs increasing every year utilising a rubbish compactor for your waste bins is a quick and easy method to significantly reduce the impact of rising costs to your business.

 

  • Compacts 4-5 bins worth of waste into a single bin.

  • Suitable for any business that have scheduled waste bin collections. T

  • Machine will lift the bin off the ground to avoid damage to its base and wheels unlike many other models 

  • Durable design allows for a flexible indoor or outdoor installation.

 

  • This machine will crush your drums flat, piercing them in the process and collecting any residual liquids in a sump in the base.

  • Achieves a volume reduction of 9:1

  • Ideal for introducing or improving drum recycling schemes.

  • Suitable for all standard 205 litre barrels and drums, steel strapped barrels, washing machine drums, beer kegs etc.

  • The perfect solution for drum recycling.

Reduce your site's space requirement for barrels and drums with the Strautmann FP200 drum press. It will reduce the number of skips you fill, save on transport costs and improve recycling rebates for your materials due to the removal of residual liquids and increased payloads.

Drums, Polystyrene & PET Compaction

  • Briquetting machines are used to compact PET bottles, aluminium cans and Tetra Paks

  • They produce uniform briquettes that are easily handled, stored and transported.

  • We offer a full choice of briquetting machines for smaller retail units right up to larger machines for major beverage container producers, pet recyclers and plastic DRS / deposit return schemes who need high throughput and automation.

 

If uncompacted these materials are voluminous and very light resulting in high transportation costs. However when presented in the correct briquette format these materials are valuable commodities. Our brikpress model is an ideal solution for deposit return schemes, PET recycling and beverage container recycling.

 

The financial benefits from landfill diversion and rebates from recycling means a quick payback and ongoing returns on investment for our users.

 

Strautmann BrikPresses process 95% of the returned PET bottles and aluminium cans collected through the German Government's deposit return scheme.

 

The Strautmann Styropress is a fully automatic polystyrene compaction machine that works on pressure alone and has no screw, no friction heat, no melt downs, no expensive time consuming repairs and does not require continuous dose feeding from an operator. It is fast loading at 100kg per hour. When its silo is full, it can be left to operate automatically without an operator for up to 8 hours.
 

  • Produces bricks of 700kgm3 (typically twice the density of other polystyrene compactors)

  • Bricks can stacked on pallets or in cages/stillages and fill a trailer with a 24 tonne payload.

  •  Perfect if you are looking to introduce a polystyrene recycling scheme to your business, local area or to improve existing and likely expensive and troublesome systems.

  •  It is also available with a dryer for wet fish box recycling.

  • The Styropress polystyrene was manufactured to replace and resolve all the issues of other machines on the market.

In Skip Roll Packers

  • Roll packers are designed to compact a wide range of waste types collected in open hooklift skip containers. 

  • Our range of roll packers increase the tonnage and payload of skip containers by up to 80% and allow containers to be moved around on site quick and easily. 

  • Number of containers filled or required is significantly reduced with a roll packer bringing unparalleled cost savings on transport.

 

Due to its heavy weight roll packer, twin motors and 58 HP engine (all twice the specification of the competition’s machines), the Packmat mobile roll packer can be used to easily, quickly and effectively compact aggregates, metals, wood, cardboard, paper, bulky waste, green waste and general waste!

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