BHS acquires Nihot Recycling Technology BV
Addition of Dutch supplier bolsters BHS’ offerings and global presence
Eugene, Oregon-based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired Nihot Recycling Technology BV (Nihot), an Amsterdam- based company that designs and manufactures air sorting and separation equipment for the solid waste and recycling industries, among others.
“We are very excited to welcome Nihot to the BHS family of companies,” remarked BHS CEO Steve Miller. “Having partnered with Nihot for a number of years, I have great respect for the company’s people and product quality. They are the best at what they do, and our new relationship will strengthen the integrated solutions that BHS offers its customers.”
“BHS and Nihot are similar in that both companies manufacture equipment to the highest levels of quality,” said Cees Duijn, Director of Nihot. “Combining our technology, product offerings, global resources and expertise will enhance every function of our business. BHS has positioned itself as the premier systems provider; Nihot is excited to be joining this team and is looking forward to a prosperous partnership.”
Nihot is a market leader in air technology with more than 500 operational references worldwide. The company’s air separation technologies are used to sort a wide variety of marterial, including municipal solid waste (MSW), fuel generated from waste (RDF and SRF), construction and demolition waste, and biomass. Nihot is known throughout the world for its quality, reliability and separation efficiency. The acquisition gives BHS yet another resource to utilize as it continues to provide cutting-edge technologies for a wide range of processing needs.
BHS is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, and construction and demolition industries. According to BHS, they have built some of the biggest and most durable MRFs in the world – and are achieving the highest throughput, recovery and purity rates in the industry.