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Recycling installations

Turning waste into energy and new products is what the recycling industry (MRF) is all about. Recycling goals have been set higher in the past decades and will surely increase in the years to come. As an engineer and manufacturer of recycling installations, NM Heilig has been developing different techniques to recover energy and valuable materials from various waste streams.


For optimal recycling, a variety of techniques is used. The goals are to pre-sort, sort, separate, clean, and dry the materials from a waste stream during a continuous operation and with an absolute minimum in maintenance time. NM Heilig listens to her customers and according to their requirements, designs complete turnkey installations including among others:

  • screens
  • conveyors
  • dosing bunkers
  • silos, hoppers
  • crushers
  • eddy current separators
  • overbelt magnets
  • optical sorting (NIR)
  • classifiers
  • and air separators

Waste recycling streams

On the next pages you will find more information about the various techniques and industries NM Heilig operates in, including:

With our expertise, experience, and the partnership with Heilig sister companies, we offer from single mobile units to stationary turn key recycling installations. In other words, from concept to installation, we gladly discuss examples of proven customized solutions with you. Please feel free to contact us for more information.

Recycling installations