Materials Handling & Automation

We have many years experience and an extensive network of talent within the materials handling sector

Expertise in powder handling, mechanical conveying, warehouse automation, intralogistics and pallet and fork lift truck providers

Newman Stewart took the time to learn about our business, where it had come from and where it was going to. They have placed a number of key people into our business, and remain my recruitment partner of choice. Director of Heavy International, Schenck Process

UK Manufacturing and materials handling have gone through a lot of change in recent years but continue to show signs of robustness as the economy goes through an uncertain time.  In order to stimulate growth, companies must adapt, change and recruit personnel with the required skill sets and experience to fully embrace the prospects that are presented to them. We work across a number of materials handling sectors ranging from powder handling, mechanical conveying, to warehouse automation and intralogistics and pallet and fork life truck providers.

Our clients include

Schenck Process, Buhler, Matcon, Camfil, Zeppelin, Spiroflow, Clyde Bergmann, Swisslog, Dematic, Rema Tip Top, Canning Conveyors, Spirotech, Spiroflow, Samson, Saxlund, SSI Schafer, Still Materials Handling and many more.

Through our experience we have gained an excellent understanding of the materials handling sector and the challenges it faces, delivering high performing talent through our carefully developed and nurtured network of industry experts, on time and to budget. Our areas of specialism include:

Automation & Materials Handling Systems

  • Warehouse Automation
  • Robotics
  • Conveying
  • Automated Guided Vehicles
  • Vision Systems
  • X-Ray Systems
  • Process Control
  • Weighing
  • End of Line Packaging Machinery
  • Intralogistics
  • Pallets and fork lift trucks

Bulk Materials Handling/ Solids Handling & Processing/ Process Engineering

  • Solids handling and processing
  • Food Powder processing
  • Second line automation
  • Process control
  • Milling, drying & feeding
  • Weighing
  • Conveying
  • Mixing
  • Dosing
  • Strapping and wrapping
  • Industrial weighing
  • Retail weighing
  • Retail slicing
  • Flour milling
  • Rice milling
  • Silos
  • Colour sortation
  • Turnkey process plant
  • Mechanical conveying
  • Grain handling & conveying
  • Belt conveying
  • Air bed conveying
  • Pneumatic conveying
  • Conveyor belting
  • Conveyor rollers
  • Screw conveyors
  • Mining and minerals handling
  • Sugar handling
  • Sugar processing
  • Wear lining
  • Measurement and sensors
  • Diesel engines
  • Powder containment
  • Vacuum packing
  • Crushing
  • Screening
  • Air pollution and control
  • Animal Feed Processing Plant & Machinery

Liquid Handling & Process Plant Engineering

  • Turnkey Process Plant
  • Liquid Handling & Storage
  • Liquid conveying

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