OUR PURPOSE IS TO CREATE OUR BEST WORLD, A TON AT A TIME.
Together with our customers we are diverting millions of tons of material from landfill, protecting sands in areas where natural reserves are in decline and enabling production to happen closer to markets.
We are minimising environmental impact. We are creating game-changing solutions. We are prioritising people and the planet.
We Are CDE. Engineered For You
We empower our customers to transform waste into valuable resources through innovative co-creation, laying the foundations for the circular economy.
We help our customers maximise their natural resources in the most sustainable way possible – with greater efficiency and less waste than ever before. Our unparalleled speed and scale are down to our proximity to our customers and our deep understanding of their challenges. Our track record of proven solutions consistently meets our customers’ needs precisely, operating in challenging environments from the Arctic to the Equator.
Wet processing is our sole focus –our experience and expertise is unmatched in this field.
Every day, in everything we do, we strive to do it right. We want to be the best at what we do and deliver the maximum benefit for our customers. We pull together, as a team, in pursuit of this common cause. Our “Customer for Life” mentality fortifies each of our projects, with CDE engineers delivering continuous, limitless support.
The company restructures under parent company CDE Group Holdings. New appointments are made to the Board of Directors with Marc Jennings appointed as CEO. The next five-year strategic vision is defined for 2025 - to create our best world, a ton at a time.
CDE wins the contract to build the world's largest sand washing wash plant for QPMC in Qatar. CDE Asia is established in Kolkata, India.
The CDE team continues to grow and the company goes from strength to strength as CDE Ireland Ltd is established.
A Global Footprint
CDE operates across five strategic markets with dedicated teams in each market on hand to deliver proven solutions and aftersales support for our customers.
Our headquarters in Cookstown, Northern Ireland, is home to the world’s largest campus dedicated to the wet processing industry. All our equipment is pre-wired, assembled and factory tested in our manufacturing facilities in Cookstown and Monkstown, Northern Ireland. This ensures a faster setup when we arrive on site, so that you are processing material as soon as possible and realising a quicker return on your investment.
Alongside our global HQ, we have offices in the USA to serve our customers in North America; Austria to serve the European market; Australia to serve the Australasian market; UAE to serve the Middle East & African markets, and Brazil, to serve the Latin America market.
CDE in North America
The CDE team in North America is led by our Business Development Director for The Americas, Darren Eastwood. Darren joined CDE in 2004 after graduating with a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Now, as Business Development Director for CDE in North America, Darren will continue to grow CDE's presence and footprint in the region across all sectors.
Our continued expansion in North America resulted in the opening of our North American Center of Excellence in 2018 in Cleburne, Texas, following several years in the region in North Carolina. The region continues to be a huge focus for CDE, and our team of locally based experts work across the USA and Canada to ensure we deliver the best solutions for our customers.
We stock a huge range of parts and spares in our Cleburne facility, allowing us to service our customers quickly and easily. With a knowledgeable business development team, dedicated project managers, aftersales & support, technical engineers, and installation and commissioning teams in the US & Canada, CDE is ready to help you with your next washing project.
We are CDE, here for you.
We are committed to supporting and being actively involved in the development of the industries in which we work. We are members of a number of trade bodies in the USA including:
- National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA)
- Construction Recycling & Demolition Association (CDRA)
- Texas Aggregates and Concrete Association (TACA)
- Pennsylvania Aggregates and Concrete Association (PACA)
- Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM)
- Oklahoma Aggregate Association (OKAA)
- Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association (OAIMA)
- Michigan Aggregates Association (MAA)
Get in touch with our team today to see how CDE can help you improve your operational performance.
Material Claybound Aggregates, Sand & Gravel, Limestone, Crushed Rock
Output C-33 spec sand
Material Sand & Gravel, Manufactured Sands
Output 1¼+ oversize aggregates | 1¼ - #4 washed #57 stone | 4 - 8 mesh grit | C33 concrete sand
Material Claybound Aggregates, Crushed Rock, Sand & Gravel, Manufactured Sands
Output 3/4 inch minus | 3/8 chip | No.4 manufactured sand