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Manitou Materials handlers

Air bag tools
Air con recovery
Cat cutters
Depollution rigs
Dismantling systems
Fuel removal
Glass removal
LPG recovery

Autodrain Depollution Equipment

machinery - ferrous
machinery - nonferrous
Oil filter crushers
Oil skimmers

Abanaki Oil Skimmers

Oil spill clean-up
Shock absorber tools
Storage tanks
Vehicle lifts/ramps
Wheel crushers


Air bags
Businesses for sale
Cat buyers
Environmental Consultants
Health & safety
Legal assistance

Chas Ambrose ATF Services

Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions
Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

MVDA information

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety
Technical Competence

Tipping frames - are they worth it?

The idea of a side tipping frame has been around for a long time but in recent years their popularity has grown significantly for speeding up parts removal.
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Salvage – is the ABI Code of Practice still relevant?

Transit salvage

Last months’ article on the questionable salvage practices of motor insurers elicited a number of interesting responses. Perhaps the most shocking of all is the widespread agreement that this isn’t anything new at all – it’s been going on for years, but no-one wants to talk publicly about it.
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JMC vortex for the dismantler

Big plans for JMC and Vortex should benefit dismantlers

Vortex Depollution has moved up a gear following the announcement of a link up with Nottingham based JMC, the metals recycling machinery specialist. As from January 7th, 2012, JMC Recycling Systems Ltd took over responsibility for the manufacture, service, parts, sales and marketing of the Vortex range of auto recycling equipment in the UK, Europe and the Pacific rim, freeing up Vortex to focus on developing their States side business.
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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

Added value - what’s it all about?

Axion factory

Working at your business day in day out, it’s very easy to become blinkered. That’s not to say you aren’t making a good living or doing the job right, just that you might miss opportunities that are staring you in the face.
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Green Car Depollution

CARS - when’s the next event?

We have received a lot of enquiries about CARS (the Complete Auto Recycling Show) and when the next event is planned for, so here’s an update.
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Under pressure from tyre manufacturers

The manufacturers of new tyres, particularly ‘premium’ brands, continue to campaign heavily against the sale of part worn tyres (PWTs). We feel that this is a very important issue for vehicle recyclers as PWTs represent a significant revenue source.
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Iris-Mec Depollution
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