Vehicles & Plant Tuesday 20 August 2019
20 August 2019

People news round-up (20/08/19)

With news on: New managing director for phs Wastekit; Machinex director to retire; Assent Compliance recruits waste expert; Bioenergy Infrastructure Group makes senior appointments, and; Andusia hires new logistic ...


With the latest news on vehicles, plant and technology developments. Alternatively, you can use the News Archive below to find more items


16 August 2019

Administrators appointed at Sellers Containers


Oldham-based skip manufacturers,  Sellers Containers, has been placed into administration. A notice today (16 August) in the UK’s official record publication, the Gazette, stated that the company, which manufactures a range of ...

16 August 2019

Council approves Suez Blackburn EfW plans


Suez UK’s plans for an Energy from Waste (EfW) plant near Blackburn were approved yesterday (15 August) by Blackburn with Darwen borough council. But, construction of the plant is now dependent on the waste management ...

16 August 2019

News in brief (16/08/19)


With news on: Whitham Mills wins baler order in Italy; WRAP opens collection vehicle consultation; Adler & Allan launch rebrand; and Natural Resources Wales ...

16 August 2019

Noise rules for kerbside glass to impact on vehicle firms


New standards on noise produced by the kerbside collection of glass could shift responsibility to vehicle manufacturers. The Waste Industry Safety and Health Forum (WISH) and the government’s Health and Safety Executive (HSE...

14 August 2019

Wakefield joins waste crew safety campaign


Wakefield district council has launched a crackdown on motorists who drive along pavements to overtake bin lorries by joining a national campaign to identify and prosecute drivers. The council has joined the DRoPs (Driving ...

6 August 2019

Tradebe completes healthcare waste plant expansion


Environmental services firm Tradebe has completed the expansion of its Rochester clinical waste ‘alternative treatment’ facility, which will see the plant now process 17,500 tonnes per year tonnes a year. The works have meant ...

5 August 2019

Vehicle news round-up (05/08/19)


With news on: new telescopic loaders from Doosan Bobcat; Fareham deploys used RCV in fleet; JCB Hydradig for Irish Polymer processing plant; Arnold Plant Hire fleet grows with JCB order, and; B&M Waste invests in driver safety.

30 July 2019

Paper Round invests £2.5 million in MRF upgrade


London-based commercial waste and recycling company, Paper Round, has announced that £2.5 million worth of upgrades to its Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) in Purfleet, Essex, have been completed. The upgrades will mean that ...

30 July 2019

Vehicle news round-up (30/07/2019)


With news on: Biffa takes delivery of Isuzu Grafters; Harrow Upgrades waste fleet camera systems; JCB delivers for Guernsey's £32 million waste transfer station; SFS given Welsh public sector framework place.