Thompsons Plant Hire have a range of chippers, shredders and screeners that allow them to cover the full range of biomass processing tasks from breaking down bulk materials through to sorting and grading of the end product. 


Chippers are used to turn round logs into uniformed wood chips that can be used to feed biomass power plants among other things. They currently operate the following chippers:

  • Morbark 5048
  • Doppstadt DH810


Shredders are suitable for various tasks in the fields of mechanical-biological processing, biomass, refuse-derived fuels and landfill reclamation. Thompsons Plant Hire use them in the process of reclaiming green and wood waste to make usable biomass for green power production or for the creation of garden compost. They make quick work of all types of waste wood, roots, green waste and other biowaste. The company currently operates the following shredders:

  • Doppstadt AK635SA
  • Doppstadt AK-435
  • Morbark 46100


Screener allow the biomass to be sorted into various sized pieces to be used either as biofuel or compost. They currently operate the following screeners:

  • Doppstadt SM 620K
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