Waste and Recycling

The waste and recycling industry is an expanding sector and there is a growing need to ensure all areas of the supply chain meet environmental standards. Merritts understand that the transportation, installation and recycling of heavy machinery must also adhere to the same principles.

We take the hassle out of moving and storing your machinery, helping you to save time and money as well as aiding regulatory compliance.

Merritts recycling machinery movers are able to offer everything from handling and transport services through to the provision of mechanical and engineering support.

Our machinery moving package is tailored to the specifics of each client we work with and this approach is the reason that we work alongside many of the major manufacturers of waste and recycling equipment.

Our turnkey recycling machinery moving service includes:

  • Lifting and loading/offloading
  • Transport
  • De-crating and de-stuffing
  • Installation package including mechanical and electrical services
  • Positioning
  • Core drilling and bolting down
  • Aligning and levelling
  • Commissioning assistance for manufacturers
  • Storage services
  • Packaging services
  • Machinery disposal

Waste and recycling machinery movers, Midlands

Merritts have worked alongside most of the major manufacturers of waste and recycling equipment and are able to undertake complete recommissioning packages if required.

Examples of the recycling machines and equipment machinery we have transported and installed include:

  • MRF’s
  • Balers
  • Conveyor systems
  • Compactors
  • Destructors
  • Perforators
  • Trommel screens
  • Hydraulic lifts
  • Tippers
  • Dumpers

Skilled & experienced operatives

Our experienced site team consists of SSSTS trained foremen, riggers, drivers, crane operators and electrical & mechanical engineering specialists. All operatives undertake an on-going training and development program to promote multi-skilling and safe working practices.



As part of our commitment to deliver a hassle-free service to our customers, it is our policy to continuously invest in vehicles, lifting equipment and tackle. The Merritts fleet incorporates an extensive range of modern vehicles; most of which have been custom built to our own specification to fulfil the requirements of the machine transport industry. 


Environment & Responsibility

Merritts is dedicated to making a positive impact where possible in the shared goal of sustainability and reduced carbon footprint.

As keen advocates in the addressing of environmental issues and responsibilities some of our environmental measures include the utilisation of low emission vehicles, lower CO2 and carbon efficient fuels to the recycling of large scale packaging materials.

We regularly conduct appraisals or our working methods as well as on-going work practice and efficiency reviews for all departments within the business.

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Manufacturers that we work with:

  • Luxus
  • Haloila
  • Lyndex Recycling Systems
  • Viridor
  • Greenbank Waste Solutions
  • Higgins Balers

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