Vehicles & Plant Tuesday 24 April 2018
2 January 2018

GIG and Covanta to partner on energy projects

Green Investment Group Limited (GIG) – part of the Macquarie Group – has announced a partnership with Covanta to jointly develop and own new waste-to-energy projects in the UK and Ireland. As part of its involvement in the ...


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18 April 2018

Liebherr to expand UK headquarters


Materials handler and equipment supplier, Liebherr Great Britain, has acquired a new 15-acre site adjoining its existing 9-acre headquarters in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.  The company said the development confirms its plans for ...

9 April 2018

Equipment news round-up (09/04/2018)


With news on the purchase of a Taurus baler in Northern Ireland, Matpro in deal with Westminster Waste, Whishworks IT for Suez UK and other developments involving plant and equipment in the waste sector. Matpro ...

9 April 2018

Textiles sorting machine unveiled


VIDEO REPORT: A machine which can sort recycled textiles into 14 separate fibre types at a rate which is claimed to be six times faster than a human can achieve, has been unveiled in Holland. The Fibersort machine sees a load of ...

4 April 2018

Police name woman killed in Biffa RCV incident


Police Scotland have confirmed the identity of a woman who died following a fatal road traffic incident involving a Biffa refuse collection vehicle in Edinburgh on 30 March 2018.

3 April 2018

Appointments round-up (03/04/2018)


Including news on the Wood Recyclers' Association; a promotion at TOMRA; two vehicle sector appointments; and other developments. Jamie Plevin joins Wood Recyclers’ board ...

15 March 2018

Equipment news round-up (15/03/2018)


With news on: Parry & Evans opts for Liebherr; waste company invests in Terex crusher; repeat customer for Riverside; Doppstadt improves universal shredder; and, ZenRobotics delivers robots to sorting centre.

14 March 2018

Veolia opens St Helens glass recycling facility


Veolia and Knauf Insulation, have officially opened a new ‘high-tech’ glass recycling facility in St Helens, which will reprocess glass fines to use in insulation. Each year, over 60,000 tonnes of used glass ...

8 March 2018

Yorwaste promotes female HGV drivers


Three women have moved forward with their ambitions to work as drivers in the waste management industry with the help of Yorwaste. Dawn Boldison-France is the latest female driver to successfully pass her HGV driving exam whilst ...

6 March 2018

Amey’s Allerton EfW declared fully operational


Allerton Waste Recovery Park, in North Yorkshire, has been declared fully operational after a three-year construction programme by infrastructure and waste firm, Amey. The energy-from-waste (EfW) facility will transform 320,000 ...

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