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Rapid International

Rapid International Contact Details

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02838840880
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96 Mullavilly Rd
Tandragee
Co Armagh
BT62 2LX
N Ireland

About Rapid International

For almost fifty years, Rapid has supplied innovative mixing technology solutions to some of the world's leading concrete, construction and environmental companies, including CEMEX, Lafarge Holcim, Tata Steel, Ferrovial, Arcelor Mittal and many more. Rapid's innovative product portfolio includes:
  • Mobile Concrete Batching Plant (both super and compact sized)
  • Mobile Continuous Concrete Mixing Plant / Pugmills (both wheel and track mounted)
  • Pan, Planetary and Twin Shaft Concrete Mixers
  • High Pressure Concrete Mixer Washout Systems
  • Static/ Bespoke Concrete Batching Plant
Helpful
We really care about our customers, ensuring that their feedback is heard and acted upon. We're proud to develop products that are driven by the needs of our customers, products that don't overpromise and under deliver.

High-Tech
We're always at the cutting edge of design, Rapid's products are designed by our team of highly qualified engineers using the latest 3d design software. We're never happier than when we're innovating. It's our goal to make great products, using premium in house equipment, that delivers on its promises.

Heroic
We go the extra mile before and after your purchase. With a service and support team of highly qualified technical operatives and service engineers, we will ensure that all your after sales requirements are met with total professionalism and quality. We carry a large stock of all our Rapid genuine spare parts and can offer a same day dispatch on most items.

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14/03/2016
Rapidmix Enables Reuse Of Waste Fines For Gallagher Group


14/03/2016
Rapidmix Enables Reuse Of Waste Fines For Gallagher Group
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Rapid International Ltd, based in Co Armagh, has recently supplied Kent based Gallagher Group with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant.

The Rapidmix machine is operated primarily at the group's Hermitage Quarry site and is also utilised on location if haulage presents an issue.

Established in 1973, privately owned Gallagher Group is one of Kent's leading Building, Civil Engineering, Aggregates and Property Development companies.

Having previously purchased a 3m3 Rapid pan mixer for installation in a concrete batching plant system, the company was already confident in Rapid's mixing technology capabilities.

Gallagher's Rapidmix plant is employed in the production of the company's 'Gallapave' range of HBM (Hydraulically Bound Material) and RCC (Roller Compacted Concrete).

HBM is used as sub-base and base course to replace traditional capping layer, type 1 sub-base and tarmacadam base course in road construction. The benefit of HBM is the reduction in road digging. This is in turn leads to reduced costs as less soil requires excavation and transportation to landfill.

In addition, Geotextile membrane isn't required. RCC is a semi dry concrete product that is a wearing surface used where strong pavement is required to stand up to massive loads and specialised equipment. Airport runways and aprons are particularly suited to RCC.

RCC is also typically used for parking, storage and warehouse floors, container storage & handling, port pavements. It offers high flexural strength, doesn't require forms or finishing and is fast and economical to produce.

Commenting on their purchase, Gallagher Group said: "With the Rapidmix 400CW we are using the waste fines from our fixed primary crushing plant for our HBM products, saving dump trucks moving fines and space in our landfill.

"The Rapidmix 400CW is a well-built piece of equipment but as with every piece of new equipment there is always minor initial teething problems. The customer service that Rapid International gave was second to none, most queries were resolved over the phone with the remote login access from head office in Northern Ireland."

Victor Pickering, Rapid Sales – UK Mainland, said: "Rapid is delighted to have partnered with Gallagher Group on the purchase of the Rapidmix 400CW. The new Rapidmix has afforded Gallagher Group the opportunity to profit from its previously redundant waste fines and in turn broaden their supply of new materials, opening new market channels."

Semi dry mixes, such as HBM and RCC, are typically less economical to produce in a conventional static batch plant. The Rapidmix mobile continuous mixing plant solves this problem as it is specifically designed for semi dry mixes, ensuring a high output of high quality homogenous material at all times.

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