Vehicles & Plant Saturday 28 November 2020
24 November 2020

News in brief (24/11/20)

With news on: Pronar shredder from Global Recycling Solutions; Machinex celebrates 50th anniversary; new lid from Storm; and Yotta partners with Panasonic. Pronar ...


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14 September 2020

Recresco targets stability after Ellesmere Port site acquisition


This week saw glass recycling company Recresco announce it had purchased the Ellesmere Port site it has occupied on a lease basis for the past 12 years. James Langley investigates what’s brewing in Cheshire.

14 September 2020

Judge rules for Essex in Tovi Eco Park dispute


A High Court judge has ruled in favour of Essex county council in the latest judgment in the long running dispute between the local authority and UBB Waste (Essex) Ltd. UBB operates the Tovi Eco Park facility in Basildon. Several ...

10 September 2020

Loop and Suez to build ‘world’s largest’ PET recycling plant


Plastics company Loop Industries and waste management company Suez have announced plans to build “the world’s largest” polyethylene terephthalate (PET) enhanced recycling facility somewhere in Europe. Loop says the first ...

8 September 2020

RVS partnership to repower refuse vehicles


Refuse Vehicle Solutions (RVS) is to team up with Dutch electric powertrain developer, EMOSS, to convert diesel-powered refuse trucks into electric-powered vehicles. The partnerships’ first vehicle, the e-One, will be launched ...

7 September 2020

Hills reports efficiency benefits from PurGo system


Hills Waste Solutions has opted for a software from VWS Software Solutions to reduce manual data workload and improve efficiency. The waste management company said that it has “fully utilised” VWS’s waste management ...

2 September 2020

HSE cites bioaerosol issues for MBT plants


Operators of waste transfer stations and Mechanical Biological Treatment (MBT) plants in particular should measure the potential impact for dust and bioaerosol exposure at their facilities, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has warned...

1 September 2020

News in brief (01/09/20)


With news on: Pow meets MP over Leicestershire MRF concerns; Machinex celebrates record year for baler sales; MacRebur and KEENAN team up to produce plastic roads; and, Monks Contractors wins Lancashire fleet contract.

27 August 2020

News in brief (27/08/20)


With news on: Stora Enso to build pilot foam facility in Sweden; unwanted tools in Wigan donated to worthwhile causes; waste and recycling collections disrupted in Bexley; and, Velorim to launch bicycle tyre recycling scheme.

26 August 2020

Renewi minimising disruption after Barnsley fire


European waste management company Renewi says it is managing to keep disruption to bin collections to a minimum after a fire last week at its waste transfer station in Barnsley. The blaze broke out in the early hours of 17 August ...