Technology

Two Arodo AROVAC blending and packing plants comprising four production lines with a capacity of up to 200,000 tonnes per year

Reader’s new headquarters and production facility, situated in Pinxton, Nottinghamshire, incorporates two new separate production lines for blending, packing and storing cement and aggregate product mixes.

Situated close to the M1 motorway, the Reader Pinxton facility has a one-way road system and two weighbridges for maximum customer convenience. The plant’s production capability is around 800 tonnes per day with a maximum output of 200,000 tonnes per year.

This new revolutionary method of packing allows for cementitious products to be packed into 100% waterproof plastic bags, suitable for
external storage in all weather conditions, with a shelf life of up to 12 months. Reader provides a range of products in 20kg and 25kg palletised plastic bags; 1 tonne IBC bags and bulk load distribution.

Reader’s second cement packing facility, for blending special products, is situated in Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire, just 5 miles from
the Pinxton facility with additional warehousing and a distribution facility.

The Pinxton facility is located adjacent to the M1, the site has one-way traffic system and two weighbridges for maximum convenience.