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Plastic Pollution’s Silo solution

Latest Barton Matrials Handling Industry News Plastic Pollution Silo Solution

As part of initiatives to reduce plastic loss to the environment, Barton Fabrications has seen unprecedented demand for its aluminium silos for storage of plastic raw material. Users are increasingly moving from bag supply to bulk deliveries and silo storage. This avoids raw material losses which arise from moving bags, …

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Barton’s silo saves sack slitting

Barton silo saves

Barton Fabrications has installed a new silo at Bevex manufacturing plant in Coalville, Leicestershire. Part of the global L’ISOLANTE K-FLEX Group, Bevex manufactures tubing and pythons for the drinks dispense industry. Bevex is seeing increasing demand for its extruded tubing products, which traditionally use bags of LDPE plastic granules to …

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Barton Fabrications celebrates 35 years

Barton Fabrications celebrates 35 years

Barton Fabrications, the UK’s largest manufacturer of aluminium silos, has celebrated 35 years of manufacturing, installing and refurbishing silos for the food and plastics industries. Formed in 1982 by John Barton, the company has gone from strength to strength: alongside its UK market, vessels are exported globally to countries including …

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Boxing clever at Barton Fabrications

Boxing clever at Barton Fabrications

Two 100 ton Barton Fabrications silos have been installed at the Really Useful Products Ltd’s new production facility in Castleford. The global company, which operates in thirteen countries, is experiencing increased demand for its plastic storage boxes manufactured in sizes ranging from 0.07 litres to 145 litres. The two silos …

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Barton Fabrications silo supports SCHÜTZ supply chain

Barton Fabrications silo supports SCHUTZ supply chain

SCHÜTZ Ireland Ltd., global manufacturer of IBCs and Drums, has protected its supply chain by installing an additional Barton Fabrications raw material silo. The 60 ton silo joins two existing silos and is used to store polyethylene feedstock for the company’s plastic moulding facility. Supply restrictions in 2015, where a …

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Barton Fabrications awarded SafeContractor accreditation

Barton Fabrications awarded SafeContractor accreditation

Barton Fabrications, the UK’s largest manufacturer of aluminium storage silos, has been awarded accreditation from SafeContractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. The scheme aims to harmonise safety standards across industry and, specifically for the food and plastics industry, helps simplify silo supplier assessment and selection. …

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Barton Fabrications accredited to CE Mark silos

Barton Fabrications accredited to CE Mark silos

Barton Fabrications, the UK’s largest manufacturer of aluminium storage silos, has achieved accreditation to CE mark its vessels to EN 1090: this ensures compliance with the latest Construction Products Regulations. The standard gives customers the confidence that the silos, pipework, gantries and ladders supplied by Barton, which are all considered …

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Barton Fabrications space saving silos

Barton Fabrications space saving silos

Sanko Gosei Automotive Systems has saved considerable warehouse space and significantly reduced raw material costs by installing two aluminium, plastic granule storage silos supplied by Barton Fabrications. The two 3.5m x 12m high silos are used to store polypropylene granules used in the company’s automotive parts moulding processes. The 50 …

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