WEIMA briquette presses

WEIMA offers a comprehensive range of briquetting presses. With us you will find the right briquette press for every task, however demanding.

Simply filter according to your criteria and you will receive a solution perfectly matched to your industry and application.

You can find more information about briquetting technology here:
Click here
High-quality briquettes made of metal shavings, wood chips, paper dust, organic biogenic materials

What do you want to briquette?


One size fits all? We don’t think so.

WEIMA has a whole range of briquette shapes and sizes available, perfect for any use. Whether you need round or square in various lengths and diameters, we can cater to your needs.

WEIMA shapes your waste to create true sustainable value. With a Briquetting press you can profit from it too. We literally have the ability to turn trash into treasure.


Material diversity for briquetting

With WEIMA's hydraulic and mechanical briquetting presses you can compact a variety of organic as well as inorganic materials into highly compressed briquettes in round or square form.
Typical users are recyclers of all kinds, furniture makers, wood processors, metal cutting companies, foundries, but also forestry operations and companies from the agricultural and automotive industries.

10 or so briquettes of various material stacked up

Material diversity of briquettes


We compact your loose residual materials. With our high-end briquetting presses

The storage and processing of loose production waste costs space and money. With a briquetting press from WEIMA you save both! We guarantee quality briquettes with a consistently high density.

rectangular wood briquettes being discharged from briquetting machine

Square wood shavings briquettes

Briquetted scrap material has up to 90 percent less volume than loose material.


Briquetting machines made to measure – individual and sustainable

Our briquette presses compact materials such as wood, plastic, paper and cellulose, metal, and biomass (among others) into consistent and valuable briquettes without the use of a binding agent. Depending on the throughput and the intended use of the briquettes, the machines can be configured to produce briquettes of a specified size and shape. All models boast robust construction and require minimal maintenance, and are able to be easily integrated into any production line.


Material- und Formenvielfalt

two models of WEIMA briquette presses sit side by side

WEIMA clamp press (l.) and matrix press (r.) for briquetting


Make the most of your waste

With more than 35,000 briquetting presses and shredders sold since 1980, WEIMA is a pioneer in waste disposal and processing. In more than four decades our briquetting machines have become more and more efficient, robust, compact and above all, with higher throughput. This is why WEIMA is one of the world's leading manufacturers of briquetting technology for the most diverse tasks.

The advantages of briquetting

1. Significant volume reduction (up to 90 %)
2. Reduction of disposal costs
3. Cost reduction for logistics expenditure
4. Increase in revenue through briquette shape
5. Recovery of coolant or emulsion

This is what distinguishes WEIMA briquetting machines

1. Intuitive machine operation
2. Short amortization periods
3. Compact, low-wear design
4. Robust against impurities
5. Integration in production lines
6. Very high pressing pressures

rectangular briquettes burning in a fire oven

Rectangular wood briquettes as an energy source

Burning round wood briquettes

Burning round wood briquettes

briquettes packaged and stacked for resale

Wood briquettes are packaged and ready for resale