ISRI2021, ISRI’s virtual convention, will feature several sponsored demonstrations. Here’s a sneak peek at what you can expect from those demonstrations.

Improve Your Performance with CAT® Material Handlers, April 20, 12:45 p.m. – 1:05 p.m. EDT

Caterpillar’s industry experts will be on hand to discuss the company’s CAT® Material Handlers. Known for offering reliable/trusted/consistent performance for recycling and scrap applications, the material handlers enable occupants to be productive all day while staying comfortable, thanks to their spacious, ergonomic cab. Operating costs are lower due to longer maintenance intervals and lower fuel consumption. The handlers also provide the safety and reliability needed for the toughest applications.


Founded in 1925, Caterpillar manufactures construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives. The company’s corporate headquarters are in Deerfield, Ili.

Metal Sorting Without Compromise, April 20, 2:45 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. EDT

During this demonstration, TOMRA’s experts will share insights into the latest developments in the metal recycling industry. They will also highlight how sensor-based sorting technology can turn your material into valuable profit. For an in depth preview of the company’s demonstration, take a look at this recent Scrap News article.

TOMRA Sorting Recycling

Based in Norway, TOMRA Sorting Recycling develops sensor-based sorting systems. The company believes the key to the resource revolution is providing smart solutions for optimizing our resources, which includes sourcing them, using them, stewarding them, reclaiming them, recycling them, and revitalizing them.

Link-Belt X4 Series Materials Handlers – Walk-Around, April 20, 4:15 p.m. – 4:35 p.m. EDT

LBX Company’s Link-Belt X4 Series Material Handlers are purpose-built for material handling and demolition applications. Attendees will be treated to a walk-around of the 250 X4 MH and the 300 X4 with the Link-Belt LXS-55R shear. They’ll also learn how LBX’s material handlers provide the power and reliability for your most demanding material handling applications.

LBX Company

LBX Company develops, markets, sells, and supports excavators, material handlers, forestry equipment, and work tools. Headquartered in Lexington, Ky., LBX’s team develops, designs, and tests all of its products to produce productive, reliable, and efficient machines.

Best Tool for the Job: Sorting Aluminum Alloys and High Temps with Laser and X-ray Guns, April 22, 2:45 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. EDT

SciAps will demonstrate its X-ray and Laser (LIBS) gun on a variety of metals, for requirements ranging from fast grade sorting to selling direct to the mills. Attendees will leave this demonstration with a greater understanding of what’s the best sorting technology to meet their requirements.


SciAps, Inc. is an instrumentation company that specializes in portable analytical instruments. The company’s mission is to provide durable, field-tested, portable instruments to identify any compound, any mineral, any element, anywhere on the planet.

Purpose Built: Specialized Machines and Services that Boost Profitability in Scrap and Recycling, April 27, 12:45 p.m. – 1:05 p.m. EDT

During this demonstration, Volvo CE will showcase its line up of machines and services built for the recycling industry. Volvo CE product experts will discuss how to maximize efficiency on the job. They will also provide a close look at the company’s scrap and recycling machines, packages, and services.

Volvo CE

Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) is an international manufacturer of premium construction equipment. The company has production facilities all over the world that produce a comprehensive range of wheel loaders, excavators, articulated haulers, soil and asphalt compactors, pavers, compact equipment, and material handling equipment.

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