Specialist Aggregates commission bespoke automated packing plant

The state of the art facility to be installed at their headquarters in Rugeley, Staffordshire will allow automated packing of over 600 bags per hour. Specialist Aggregates appointed RMGroup for their engineering expertise and their ability to facilitate the challenging requirements of packing a wide range of products. The new capability will consolidate Specialist Aggregates’ position in the market and meet the growing demand for specification aggregates.

Steve Le Chevalier, Managing director at Specialist Aggregates commented. "Since moving to Rugeley 10 years ago the area’s distribution facilities have significantly contributed to the rapid growth of our business. Together with our position as a leading innovator in the aggregate industry this top of the range facility will allow us to enhance our offering within specialist and technical aggregate markets"

Specialist Aggregates expect to have the new plant operational by the end of Q4 2017.