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DRS disc screen operational in MSW waste (150 tph!) in Costa Rica!

The triple deck DRS disc screen is removing organics (0-80 mm) from MSW waste, the overs (80-300 mm) will be used as RDF for the cement industry. The BHS Debris Roll Screen® (DRS) meets our customers’ needs: Premiere sizing tool at the lowest cost per tonne.

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DDS windshifter creating clean medium calorific and main burner RDF

Recent installation of our DDS windshifter in Romania! The DDS 1600 windshifter is operational in RDF and creating a 3-way separation: (1) clean inerts, (2) a medium calorific RDF fraction (2) and a main burner RDF fraction (3).

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SDS windshifter operational in landfill mining (legacy waste) and fresh MSW

Reference video of our SDS windshifter operational in landfill mining (legacy waste) and fresh MSW in India. The SDS 1200 is processing legacy waste, excavated from landfills, or fresh MSW with the overall objective to remove inert material and to recover a combustible RDF fraction.

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A recent reference in South Korea, a new RDF production line with our SDX windshifter for removing inert material!

The SDX 1400 windshifter, dedicated for RDF/SRF production plants, is removing inert material from Mixed waste for the protection of the secondary shredder and creating RDF with a high calorific value.

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A recent installed reference showing the SDS windshifter in an RDF production plant in Latin America.

The SDS 1200 is processing MSW waste with the objective to remove inert material and creating clean RDF. The Nihot SDS windshifters are characterized by using negative pressure (aspiration) to separate waste into a heavy and light fraction. This method has proven to provide the most precise separation efficiency.

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More windshifters. For you!

In December 2023 after many months of preparation, Nihot has relocated a large part of its manufacturing process into a new facility. The ever increasing demand for Nihot’s premium quality windshifters globally has made it essential to increase our manufacturing capacity.

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SDi windshifters creating a clean heavy and light fraction for recycling purposes

Reference video of our first windshifters operational in 2024 in Latvia! Last week, we have commissioned an SDi 800 and SDi 650 windshifter in a Construction and Demolition waste sorting center in Latvia.

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WSF windshifter in a Packaging Waste sorting installation in France

A recent installed WSF windshifter in a Packaging Waste sorting installation in France! Nihot supplied a WSF windshifter for extracting plastic film from a 3D fraction to optimize the optical sorting process and creating a cleaned 3D fraction.

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A recycling plant in the UK with a Nihot DDS windshifter!

Pretty in pink and doing a great job in the United Kingdom! Our DDS windshifter is operational in C&D waste and creating a 3-way separation: (1) clean aggregates, (2) a wood-like fraction (2) and an RDF fraction (3).

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DRS disc screen animation

Animation of our most accurate sizing tool: the BHS DRS disc screen! The BHS Debris Roll Screen® (DRS) meets our customers’ needs: Premiere sizing tool at the lowest cost per tonne. The DRS  is the industry’s flagship disc screen.

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Success story of the SDX windshifter: standard model, quick assembly, easy adjustable and short delivery times.

Since the introduction of the SDX windshifter in 2019 we have sold the SDX windshifter, dedicated for RDF/SRF production plants, around the world. A standard machine, using industry-leading negative pressure technology to remove inert from the waste stream for the protection of secondary shredders.

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A recycling plant in Australia operational with a Nihot DDS and SDS windshifter!

Both windshifters are processing C&D waste and creating a 3-way separation: (1) clean hardcore, (2) a wood fraction for recovery (2) and an RDF fraction (3). The DDS 1600 is processing 66 tph with a 50-110 mm fraction size.

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A recent installation in a French Packaging Waste sorting installation.

Nihot supplied 2 x WSF windshifters for extracting plastic film for further processing (waste recovery). One of these windshifters has a unique split-belt configuration to process A) 60-150 mm fraction on one side and B) 150-300 mm fraction size on the other side.

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Two of our SDi windshifters within in a new industrial waste sorting line in France!

Both windshifters are extracting the light fraction (textiles, plastics, cardboard, etc.) for creating a clean heavy fraction (stones, wood, glass, etc.) on a small and on a medium fraction size. Special thanks to AKTID! The Nihot windshifters are characterized by using negative pressure (aspiration)

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Joined forces, Nihot’s DRS disc screens and SDX windshifters operational in an installation in Thailand!

Nihot supplied 2x DRS disc screens for removing <70 mm organics from MSW waste. The overs (70-200 mm) of both screens are the input to 2x SDX windshifter for removing inert material for the protection of the secondary shredder (reducing OPEX) and creating RDF with a high calorific value.

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New RDF production plant in Italy with three Nihot windshifters included!

We installed 2x DDS windshifters and 1x SDS windshifter for removing inert material from MSW waste for the protection of the secondary shredder (reducing OPEX) and creating RDF with a high calorific value. 1. DDS 1400 windshifter is processing 25 tph with a 30-300 mm fraction size. 2.

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WSF windshifter for extracting plastic film for further processing (waste recovery)

A recent installation in a Municipal Solid Waste Mechanical Treatment Centre in Portugal (Azores). Nihot supplied a WSF windshifter for extracting plastic film for further processing (waste recovery) and 2 x Film Aspiration System (FAS) suction points for taking out film and foils from the waste stream (manual sorting).

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Windshifter and disc screen in RDF application

A video of our windshifters and disc screens in RDF applications! From C&I and MSW waste to main burner fuel and 3-way separation, see for yourself what Nihot can do for you.

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SDi windshifter removing heavy and inert contamination

SDi windshifter removing heavy and inert contamination from 0-40 mm C&I to create a clean RDF fraction. Special thanks to AKTID! The SDi windshifter is processing 5 tph. More information about the SDi windshifter: https://nihot.nl/products/sdi-windshifter/ More information about our solutions in RDF: https://nihot.nl/applications/rdf-processing/ Or contact our sales department: sales@nihot.

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2 x SDi windshifters operational in Holland for creating a clean green waste (biomass) fraction

Reference video of 2 x SDi windshifters operational in Holland for creating a clean green waste (biomass) fraction.

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SDX windshifter in a new RDF production line in Italy

Our latest reference of our SDX windshifter in a new RDF production line in Italy! The SDX 1400 windshifter, dedicated for RDF/SRF production plants, is removing inert material from Plasmix waste for the protection of the secondary shredder (reducing OPEX) and creating RDF with a high calorific value.

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DDS windshifter operational in an RDF production, creating a 3-way separation

Reference video of our DDS windshifter operational in an RDF production, creating a 3-way separation. The installation in Austria is processing C&I 0-80 mm (!) waste and the DDS 1600 windshifter adds value by removing inert and undesirable material (1) and creating medium (2) and high calorific value RDF (3).

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SDS 1000 windshifter removing the inert material and creating RDF for further processing

2023 has barely started and we have already installed an SDS windshifter in France! Our SDS 1000 windshifter is processing C&I waste with the objective to remove the inert material and creating RDF for further processing. The windshifter is processing 20 tph with a 20-250 mm fraction size.

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WSF windshifter creating a clean 3D (heavy) and plastic film (light) fraction

Reference video of our WSF windshifter extracting plastic film from packaging waste in Italy. Within this installation our WSF 1800 windshifter is creating a clean 3D (heavy) and plastic film (light) fraction. The windshifter is processing 8 tph with a 50-500 mm fraction size.

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SDS windshifters removing the remaining inert material from pre-produced SRF 0-40 mm (!).

Reference video of our SDS windshifters removing the remaining inert material from pre-produced SRF 0-40 mm (!). Existing SRF production plant in the UK where 2 x SDS windshifters have been installed recently after the secondary shredder to clean a pre-processed SRF. Each SDS windshifter is processing 13,5 tph.

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SDS windshifter creating a clean stone fraction from C&I waste

Reference video of our SDS windshifter creating a clean stone fraction from C&I waste. The SDS 800 windshifter is removing the contamination such as wood, textiles, plastics, cardboard, etc. for creating a clean heavy fraction. The windshifter is processing 8 tph with a 50-120 mm fraction size.

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DDS windshifter producing high quality SRF

The customer, N+P Subcoal®, is more than pleased with the performance of the windshifter. The line is processing pre-separated C&I/MSW waste and the DDS windshifter adds value by protecting the secondary shredder, removing inert and creating high calorific value SRF (used in a kiln or boiler).

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Max-AI® CoBot

The Max-AI® collaborative robots (CoBots) are designed to work safely alongside people, minimizing structural requirements and footprint while improving maintenance access. The CoBot can be quickly and easily placed into existing Material Recovery Facilities (MRFs) with negligible downtime.

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One DDS windshifter = three fractions

1 windshifter = 3 fractions The DDS windshifter is specifically designed to separate a waste stream into three fractions (heavy, mid-heavy and light) all done in one pass. It was originally designed for C&D and C&I recovery applications by separating the input into: stones, wood and RDF material.

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PFS screen

Disc screens in paper cardboard waste

Austria-based Energie AG Oberösterreich Umwelt Service GmbH has added two BHS Tri-Disc™ screens to their waste paper sorting plant. Entsorgungstechnik BAVARIA GmbH, Nihot customer and system integrator for the project, has extensive experience with these screens and is well aware of their effectiveness.

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Solutions in film recovery

For those of you processing packaging waste, Nihot offers several solutions to recover plastic film from a variety of fractions, including those following ballistic, optical and manual sorting processes. Our WSS windshifter and Rotary Air Separator (RAS) combination is the ideal solution for capturing plastic film in tight spaces.

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Nihot’s 75th anniversary!

It all started on 01 March 1945 with the production of wood stoves but Nihot quickly changed to the design and production of extraction and incineration plants for the wood industry. In the 1960s we produced spray booths for cars and trucks.

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A word from the Managing Director

Let me start with sending the best wishes to all of you for a healthy, happy and prosperous 2020.

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SDX windshifter achieved customer’s demands

SDX WINDSHIFTER ACHIEVED CUSTOMER'S DEMANDS We have installed the first new SDX windshifter at a Belgium-based Nihot customer, GST Recycling bvba. After a period of 4 months the customer is still very satisfied!

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Milestone of 100 SDi windshifters!

The 100th SDi is at work in Italy, purifying glass product for our customer Revet  Nihot has installed its 100th SDi windshifter at Revet Recycling SpA in Pontedera, Italy. After having supplied a substantial number of legacy SDS 650-C machines, Nihot introduced its successor in 2014.

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Our successful SDi windshifter

MILESTONE OF 100 SDi WINDSHIFTERS! The 100th SDi is at work in Italy, purifying glass product for our customer Revet Nihot has installed its 100th SDi windshifter at Revet Recycling SpA in Pontedera, Italy.

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4 windshifters operational in an RDF production plant (South Korea)

Nihot has supplied and installed 4 windshifter in South Korea for the separation of pre-sorted MSW waste. The customer is Hansol Pyeongtaek, a company which is focusing on the recovery of alternative fuels.

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Final assembly of the first SDX windshifter is complete

SDX WINDSHIFTER: HEAVY PARTICLE SEPARATOR Final assembly of the first SDX windshifter is complete! While our windshifters have always performed on a high level in RDF/SRF applications, this is the first unit that is designed solely for this purpose.

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Guaranteed removal of inert material with our SDi windshifter (South Korea)

Nihot has supplied and installed an SDi windshifter in South Korea for the separation of C&I waste. Objective: Removing the non-shreddable material from the waste stream for the protection of the secondary shredder and creating RDF with a higher calorific value.

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Second windshifter installed which creates clean aggregate (Australia)

Nihot has supplied and installed a SDS windshifter in Australia for the separation of C&D/C&I waste. The customer is ResourceCo Alternative Fuels, one of Australia’s largest recycling businesses, accepting and processing over two million tonnes of waste per annum. www.resourceco.com.au Objective: Create clean hardcore – stones, concrete, FE, Nfe, etc.

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Removing inert material with our windshifter, operational in France

Nihot has supplied and installed an SDS windshifter in France for the separation of MSW waste. The customer is Altriom, a company in France which recovers 90% of gray bin trash waste by automated industrial sorting (not sent to landfill or incinerator).

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WSS windshifters for upgrading a facility in their film recovery (France)

Nihot has supplied and installed two WSS windshifters in France for the separation of packaging waste. This existing facility needed to upgrade their installation due to the regulations within the ‘Extension des consignes de tri’, the Extension of sorting instructions in France.

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Another windshifter in an RDF production – removing any inert material (Romania)

Through Geocycle Romania, Nihot has supplied and installed another SDS windshifter in Romania for the separation of MSW waste.

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Two windshifters operational, removing the non-shreddable material (South Korea)

Nihot has supplied and installed two windshifters in South Korea for the separation of C&I waste. Objective: Removing the non-shreddable material from the C&I waste stream for the protection of the secondary shredders and creating RDF with a higher calorific value.

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Joined forces: disc screen & windshifter

The SDS and SDi windshifters are generating a precise heavy / light separation for a large variety of waste streams. The DRS disc screen is the accurate sizing tool for a precise fraction size. With both in line you will have the perfect combination for an unbeatable performance.

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More from Nihot

DRS disc screen operational in MSW waste (150 tph!) in Costa Rica!

The triple deck DRS disc screen is removing organics (0-80 mm) from MSW waste, the overs (80-300 mm) will be used as RDF for the cement industry. The BHS Debris Roll Screen® (DRS) meets our customers’ needs: Premiere sizing tool at the lowest cost per tonne.

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DDS windshifter creating clean medium calorific and main burner RDF

Recent installation of our DDS windshifter in Romania! The DDS 1600 windshifter is operational in RDF and creating a 3-way separation: (1) clean inerts, (2) a medium calorific RDF fraction (2) and a main burner RDF fraction (3).

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