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Vortex gets a new home

Vortext depollution systems
Vortex manufacture an extensive range for auto recyclers and Chesterfield Recycling Systems are now central to the manufacture, sales and servicing of the complete line up.

The Vortex range of depollution and ancillary equipment in the UK has moved home to Derbyshire, and now all manufacturing, sales and service are handled by Chesterfield Recycling Systems Ltd.


We are all very familiar with the Vortex range but you may not be as familiar with Chesterfield Recycling Systems Ltd, but all that’s going to change.

The new company was formed only in October 2016 but the three directors are backed up with not only a wealth of engineering knowledge, but detailed knowledge particular to the Vortex range. In fact director, Pete Cantrill’s association with Vortex dates back all the way to 2003, when the products were first designed and launched. Pete has been closely linked to the manufacture of Vortex’s products ever since.

Director, Tim Crosby also comes with a great deal of Vortex knowledge and experience, having been involved in the sales and service of Vortex and related equipment for over 16 years. The third director, John Lennon doesn’t actually come with a background in Vortex but comes with 35 years of experience in industry and engineering, particularly the mining sector.

They also have a manufacturing facility to match their expertise. Based in the premises of Gerard Jones of Chesterfield, they have a 20,000 square foot facility fitted out with everything you need to manufacture this kind of product. The facility is impressive to see, offering everything from sand blasting to manufacture to painting.

Product design and development is still of utmost importance and with Vortex’s US based design centre, which works closely with the UK centre, product development is constantly ongoing. They told atfPro that a number of new developments will be launched in the coming year - watch this space!

There is more to Chesterfield Recycling Systems Ltd that Vortex. They offer a comprehensive design and build service for complete recycling systems, carry out reconditioning of equipment and operate extensive service and maintenance programmes for their customers. Motor rewinds and reconditioning is also a big part of their remit as well as the design, manufacture and supply mining, tunnelling and boring equipment.

If you want to find out more about either Vortex’s range or Chesterfield Recycling Systems Ltd, visit the Vortex website here or email Chesterfield Recycling Systems Ltd here. If you prefer, you can call them on 01246 589601. The changes to Vortex in the UK has no impact on the American part of the business where all contacts remain the same.

January 2017

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