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.

2019 Solids Handling Industry Awards Shortlist


Solids handling industry awards 2019

2019 has once again been an excellent year for the Solids Handling industry with many successes in all areas of solids and material handling, these successes have produced a strong shortlist for each of this years award categories. This year the award categories are, Solids Handling Export Award, Solids Handling Innovation Award, Solids Handling Newcomer Award and Solids Handling Company of the year award. The shortlisted nominations for each award category are:-

Solids Handling Export Award            

Russell Finex                      Vent-Tech                           Vortex Global      


 Solids Handling Innovation Award

Farleygreene                    Lontra                                  Russell Finex


 Solids Handling Newcomer Award

Ben Sutton                          Kat Vanes                            Tom Bullock 

 ( RotaVal )                             ( MDS )                               ( ProSpare )


 Solids Handling Company of the Year Award

Dustcheck                           Russell Finex                      Spirotech SRD   


If you would like to attend this years awards ceremony at the Royal Armouries in Leeds download the booking form here - Booking form

For further information and an application form please contact SHAPA now either via visiting the website on  or by email to

Download a pdf of the short listed nominees here


Visit  or email  to discover more benefits of membership or to find technical partners for your next project.