Solids Handling & Processing Association
SHAPA is the UK's leading specialist association for the solids handling and processing industry
SHAPA has been the UK's leading specialist association for the solids handling and processing industry since its formation in 1981. With its devoted assistance its members have been able to maximise their profitability with many benefits. Shapa members provide a range of specialist equipment, systems and services for every aspect of solids handling and processing. All our members are established specialists within their fields and have the experience and commercial standing to provide quality, professional and cost-effective solutions.
Materials Handling Engineers Association
The MHEA supports the interests of companies using and supplying powder and bulk handling equipment
Since its inception on the 5th October 1938, the Materials Handling Engineers’ Association (MHEA) has sought to support the technical and commercial interests of UK and overseas companies supplying and using powder & bulk & handling equipment. Currently this involves industries such as Animal Food, Cement, Chemicals, Ferrous & Non Ferrous Metal Production, Food and Drinks including Confectionery, Grain & Derivatives, Minerals and Coal, Offshore Oil & Gas Industry, Pharmaceuticals, Plastics & Rubbers, Quarrying, Solid Biofuels, Water & Waste Treatment.
British Aggregates Association
The BAA is now the recognised voice of independent quarry operators
The British Aggregates Association is run by people experienced in all aspects of the minerals industry. The association provides essential support to the independent sector and makes sure that their voice is heard at all levels of the UK and EU administrations. In addition to receiving highly skilled support, BAA members benefit from direct access to top decision makers and regulatory authorities.
Processing & Packaging Machinery Association
The PPMA is the UK's trade association for suppliers of processing and packaging machinery to the UK market
The PPMA is the UK's trade association for suppliers of processing and packaging machinery to the UK market and represents over 400 member and associate companies. Its principle objective is to promote sales of machinery, both at home and abroad, through various projects and services of mutual benefit to both members and their customers by providing free technical and machinery information and advice.