Rapid International Ltd

Rapid International Ltd

Rapid International Ltd

96 Mullavilly Road
Tandragee
Craigavon
Co Armagh
BT62 2LX

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RAPID- HOME OF THE CONCRETE MIXER

Helpful, High-Tech and Heroic... 

These three words embody Rapid's core values. Rapid's aim is to offer all the high quality, personalised service elements of a family run business in tandem with an outstandingly reliable and innovative product range.  Established in 1969 by Robert (Bertie) Pickering and JIm Lappin,  the company's innovative range of equipment for the concrete, construction and environmental industries are the everyday heroes that help customers worldwide, large and small, get the job done.

 

Rapid is a global leader in the manufacturing of: 

Today, with a presence in more than twenty countries worldwide via an ever expanding international dealer network, Rapid is a trusted partner to a wide variety of customers ranging from multinational construction groups to small concrete producers.

Rapid’s vast experience over the last four decades ensures the highest quality design and manufacture of all equipment. Quality, reliability, efficiency and technological advancement are the greatest aims of Rapid’s workforce, based at its impressive 50,000sq ft production facility and headquarters in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. Constantly innovating, Rapid’s emphasis on product development is driven by the needs of its wide-reaching customer base, and the company’s in house technical team consistently strive to meet the demands of total quality while exceeding customers expectations.

As has always been and will continue to be, the customer and their absolute satisfaction is at the very heart of Rapid's efforts.

For more information please contact us or visit our website.

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Kasco Mining and Construction Ltd Choose Rapidmix Mobile Continuous Concrete Mixing Plant for Mine Backfill Application in Tanzania.

Kasco Mining and Construction Ltd Choose Rapidmix Mobile Continuous Concrete Mixing Plant for Mine Backfill Application in Tanzania.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh, Northern Ireland) has recently supplied Kasco Construction Ltd (Mwanza, Tanzania) with a new Rapidmix mobile continuous concrete mixing plant for production...

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KwaMhlanga Group “Doubles Roadwork Production” in South Africa with Rapidmix Mobile Continuous Concrete Mixing Plant.

KwaMhlanga Group “Doubles Roadwork Production” in South Africa with Rapidmix Mobile Continuous Concrete Mixing Plant.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh, Northern Ireland) has recently supplied KwaMhlanga Group (Gauteng province, South Africa) with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous concrete mixing plant...

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Rapid International Ltd.’s Bespoke Mixing Technology Facilitates Collier Group’s Entrance into Concrete Industry.

Rapid International Ltd.’s Bespoke Mixing Technology Facilitates Collier Group’s Entrance into Concrete Industry.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh, Northern Ireland) has supplied Collier Group (Fife, Scotland) with its first bespoke concrete batching plant, which signified the Group’s entrance...

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Rapid is Preferred Concrete Mixer Supplier for Noted London Concrete Contractor.

Rapid is Preferred Concrete Mixer Supplier for Noted London Concrete Contractor.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh) has recently supplied noted London concrete contractor, MixIt Ltd, with its fifth Rapid pan concrete mixer. MixIt is one of the largest and well-known...

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New Rapidmix opens up a world of project opportunities for Andale Construction.

New Rapidmix opens up a world of project opportunities for Andale Construction.

In conjunction with its US sales partner, Rapid International USA, Inc, Rapid has recently supplied a Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous concrete mixing plant to Andale Construction of Wichita,...

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Rapid Concrete Mixer Upgrade for Lagan Tile Supports 24 Hour Production.

Rapid Concrete Mixer Upgrade for Lagan Tile Supports 24 Hour Production.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh) has recently supplied Northern Ireland based Lagan Tile with a new RP1000 Rapid Planetary Concrete Mixer. The mixer was specified due to its high capacity...

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Rapid will exhibit for the 8th time at Con Expo 2017.

Rapid will exhibit for the 8th time at Con Expo 2017.

Rapid International Ltd is delighted to be exhibiting its Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant at Con Expo 2017. This will mark the company’s 8th appearance at the international...

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Rapid – Helpful, High-Tech and Heroic Mixing Technology.

Rapid – Helpful, High-Tech and Heroic Mixing Technology.

The HUB visits N.Ireland...  Rapid International Ltd is recognised as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high quality equipment for the concrete, construction and environmental...

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Hoddam Contracting Selects Rapid for Static Batch Plant Upgrade after Positive First Experience.

Hoddam Contracting Selects Rapid for Static Batch Plant Upgrade after Positive First Experience.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh) has recently supplied Scotland based Hoddam Contracting Co. Ltd with a newly updated Rapid 90B static concrete batching plant, capable of producing outputs...

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New ROI Dealer Appointment Strengthens Rapid’s Sales and Service Position.

New ROI Dealer Appointment Strengthens Rapid’s Sales and Service Position.

Rapid International Ltd’s continuing aim to grow market share within the UK and Ireland has been bolstered by the recent addition of Ormonde Machinery Ltd to its dealer network. Headquartered...

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Rapidmix Enables Reuse of Waste Fines for Gallagher Group.

Rapidmix Enables Reuse of Waste Fines for Gallagher Group.

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh) has recently supplied Kent based Gallagher Group with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant. The Rapidmix machine is operated primarily at...

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New Rapid Trakmix: A Successful International Launch Event.

New Rapid Trakmix: A Successful International Launch Event.

The international launch of the Rapid Trakmix was marked by a week of events on November 9 – 12, at Cenin cement factory in Bridgend, South Wales. Cenin’s headquarters provided optimal...

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Rapidmix 400CW Sets Sail on New Belfast Harbour Development Scheme

Rapidmix 400CW Sets Sail on New Belfast Harbour Development Scheme

Rapid International Ltd (Tandragee) has recently supplied local road contractor and quarry group Gibson Bros (Banbridge) with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant. The Group will...

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Rapid launch its latest innovation - TRAKMIX

Rapid launch its latest innovation - TRAKMIX

Rapid International Ltd, a leading UK manufacturer of concrete, construction and environmental machinery has announced the launch of its latest innovation, TRAKMIX. TRAKMIX is a track mounted,...

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Rapidmix Enables New Contracting Possibilities for Allasso Recycling

Rapidmix Enables New Contracting Possibilities for Allasso Recycling

Rapid International Ltd (Tandragee) has recently supplied Wiltshire based recycling and construction company Allasso Recycling with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant. The Rapidmix...

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Rapid deliver plant improvement for Ty-Rock

Rapid deliver plant improvement for Ty-Rock

Rapid International Ltd (Tandragee, County Armagh) has recently supplied Ty-Rock, a leading Northern Irish producer of ready mix and precast concrete products, with a new upgrade to their stationary...

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Rapid International invest in more facilities

Rapid International invest in more facilities

Tandragee based concrete and construction machinery manufacturer Rapid international has invested in a state of-the-art Hodge Clemco shot-blasting facility and Dalby paint booth. Rapid previously...

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Rapid showcase the recently launched Rapidmix 400CW at the Hillhead show.

Rapid showcase the recently launched Rapidmix 400CW at the Hillhead show.

RAPID IS A GLOBAL LEADER IN THE MANUFACTURING OF: Pan, Planetary and Twin Shaft Concrete Mixers, Mobile Continuous Mixing Plants, Static Batching Plants, High Pressure Mixer Washout Systems,...

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CEMEX takes delivery of new RAPIDMIX400CW

CEMEX takes delivery of new RAPIDMIX400CW

CEMEX Paving Solutions recently took delivery of a new RAPIDMIX400CW, the high volume mobile continuous mixing plant manufactured by County Armagh based Rapid International Limited. The plant...

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Rapid Exhibiting at UK Concrete Show 2014

Rapid Exhibiting at UK Concrete Show 2014

Rapid International Ltd will be exhibiting at the UK's largest specialist concrete event, The UK Concrete Show, Thursday 27 and Friday 28 February 2014 at the NEC, Birmingham. The exhibition...

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Lafarge Tarmac choose the Rapidmix for CBGM application in Wales

Lafarge Tarmac choose the Rapidmix for CBGM application in Wales

Lafarge Tarmac’s Construction Solutions Contracting Business, recently purchased a Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous mixing plant, for use on nationwide pavement construction applications....

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History Repeats Itself for Rapid.

History Repeats Itself for Rapid.

Rapid's First Ever Customer is the First to Purchase its Latest Product. Norman Emerson & Sons Ltd, a leading Northern Irish supplier of construction materials that includes ready mixed...

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Replacement of Ribbon Mixers with Pan and Planetary Concrete Mixers Results in Improved Quality of Concrete

Replacement of Ribbon Mixers with Pan and Planetary Concrete Mixers Results in Improved Quality of Concrete

General Shale, a concrete masonry products producer based in Tennessee, USA, recently decided to replace their ribbon mixer with a Rapid International RP2000 Planetary Mixer. Having been greatly...

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Introducing the new look Rapid

Introducing the new look Rapid

World renowned Rapid International Ltd will officially unveil its new look corporate branding at Bauma International Trade Fair, Munich, on 15-21 April 2013. Customers new and existing can expect...

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Rapid International Ltd Exhibiting at Bauma 2013

Rapid International Ltd Exhibiting at Bauma 2013

Rapid International Ltd will be exhibiting at this year’s Bauma International Trade Fair at Stand no. C1/218. On display will be the Rapid RP375 Planetary Mixer, popular with both the precast...

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Improved Quality of Concrete by Replacing Ribbon Mixers with Pan and Planetary Concrete Mixers

Improved Quality of Concrete by Replacing Ribbon Mixers with Pan and Planetary Concrete Mixers

General Shale, a concrete masonry products producer based in Tennessee, USA, recently decided to replace their ribbon mixer with a Rapid International RP2000 Planetary Mixer. Having been greatly...

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Rapid International Launch New Compact, Mobile Batch Plant

Rapid International Launch New Compact, Mobile Batch Plant

Rapid International are delighted to announce the launch of the Rapid Transbatch. This new mobile batch plant contains the popular 3m3 Rapid Twin Shaft mixer and is capable of achieving actual...

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Road Construction Project Keeps Mobilisation Costs to a Minimum

Road Construction Project Keeps Mobilisation Costs to a Minimum

Bardon Composite Pavements have recently completed a contract which involved mixing and laying a HBM (Hydraulically Bound Mixtures) road sub-base using the newly launched weighing version of...

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Another High Quality, Versatile Concrete Plant from Rapid International

Another High Quality, Versatile Concrete Plant from Rapid International

Rapid International Ltd have recently supplied a new, bespoke batching plant to Skene Group at Soutra, Midlothian in the UK. This plant, housing a 3m3 pan mixer, has been designed to operate...

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Mixer Washout System Fits Perfectly into Compact Batching Plants in Romania

Mixer Washout System Fits Perfectly into Compact Batching Plants in Romania

Rapid International, have recently started to supply mixer washout systems into the Romanian market, in partnership with the Powertek Group. These machines fit neatly into their newly launched...

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Northern Irish Concrete Machinery Assists in the Growing Increase of Roller Compacted Concrete Paving in Columbus, Ohio, USA

Northern Irish Concrete Machinery Assists in the Growing Increase of Roller Compacted Concrete Paving in Columbus, Ohio, USA

Using Mobile Continuous Mixing Plants, supplied by Rapid International Ltd based in Tandragee, Co. Armagh, contractors such as Complete General Construction and Nickolas Savko & Sons, Inc.,...

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Rapid Twin Shaft Mixer Produces Concrete for Oil Refinery Project, Saudi Arabia

Rapid Twin Shaft Mixer Produces Concrete for Oil Refinery Project, Saudi Arabia

The twin shaft concrete mixer, manufactured by Rapid International Ltd has been installed by distributors, Al-Kifah, to produce 1,560m3 of concrete for one of the most important oil refinery...

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Rapid Mobile Continuous Mixing Plant Speeds up Production in Soil Stabilisation Project

Rapid Mobile Continuous Mixing Plant Speeds up Production in Soil Stabilisation Project

The mobile continuous mixing plant, the Rapidmix 400C, manufactured by Rapid International Ltd has been commissioned by sub-contractors, AECOM, to perform soil stabilisation on ground from a...

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No mountain too high for the mobile batching plant from Rapid International Ltd.

No mountain too high for the mobile batching plant from Rapid International Ltd.

Rapid International Ltd recently supplied their new mobile concrete batching plant, the Rapidbatch 120 to Essex-based civil engineering firm and contractors CA Blackwell. The mobile plant enabled...

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New Readymix Plant Helps Bardon Concrete Secure New Contract

New Readymix Plant Helps Bardon Concrete Secure New Contract

The new ready-mix concrete plant by Rapid International Ltd has helped Bardon Concrete secure a contract to supply concrete to Carillion PLC for the extension to the Airdrie-Bathgate rail link...

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New Mobile Batching Plant by Rapid International at Hillhead 2010

New Mobile Batching Plant by Rapid International at Hillhead 2010

Rapid International will be displaying their new Mobile Batching Plant, the Rapidbatch 120 at this year's Hillhead exhibition between 22nd and 24th June. This mobile plant greatly reduces transport...

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See Rapid International at Hillhead 2010

See Rapid International at Hillhead 2010

Rapid International have been established for over 40 years. Based in Northern Ireland the company specialise in manufacturing products for the concrete, construction and environmental sectors.Through...

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Successful Testing of New Twin Shaft Mixer at Norman Emerson Group

Successful Testing of New Twin Shaft Mixer at Norman Emerson Group

"We were delighted to be involved in the successful testing of Rapid's first Twin Shaft Mixer.  We were most impressed by the high quality thorough mix of concrete produced in short mixing...

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Rapid International Celebrate 40 Years of Engineering Success

Rapid International Celebrate 40 Years of Engineering Success

One company that has survived many an economic downturn and have lived to tell the tale is Tandragee-based, Rapid International Ltd. Rapid International Ltd are recognised as one of the world's...

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New modern readymix plant for E Moorhouse & Sons Ltd

New modern readymix plant for E Moorhouse & Sons Ltd

Rapid International has just commissioned a new modern high output Readymix Plant for E Moorhouse & Sons Ltd at Egremont, North West Cumbria. The Managing Director Mr Tony Moorhouse contacted...

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The Use of Bentonite in Landfills

The Use of Bentonite in Landfills

A reduction in the availability and release of heavy metals in soil has been an interesting issue worldwide in recent years. Bentonite is a form of expandable montmorillonite clay which possesses...

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Econocrete at JFK Airport

Econocrete at JFK Airport

The Conti Group of New York is currently using a Rapid Mix 400, manufactured by Rapid International Ltd, to perform rehabilitation work on runways at JFK Airport, New York. What is Econocrete?Increasingly...

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