Vehicles & Plant Saturday 16 February 2019
1 February 2019

Aberdeen appoints contractor for AD facility

A contractor has been appointed to build an anaerobic digestion gas to grid plant in Aberdeen which will treat food waste from the city, as well as agricultural material. Austrian-based AD specialist Thöni Industriebetriebe GmbH ...


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4 September 2018

Finlay Plant machines ‘boost FCC material quality’


FCC Environment has reported a 50% increase in quality at its limestone quarry in Pontefract since the arrival of two processing machines. The Barnsdale Bar Quarry in Pontefract is one of six limestone quarries in Yorkshire ...

30 August 2018

Severn Trent swoops for Agrivert in £120m deal


Organics recycling firm Agrivert is to be bought by the utilities company Severn Trent in a deal totalling £120 million, the two companies have announced today (30 August). The deal covers five food waste anaerobic digestion...

29 August 2018

Herts crackdown on illegal waste carriers


Hertfordshire Constabulary has issued a warning to residents after 10 waste carriers were found to be trading without a license during a two-hour joint operation in Harpenden last week. The joint operation with St Albans city and ...

28 August 2018

Equipment news round-up (28/08/2018)


With news on: Bobcat launches telehandler; Tyron 'improved process' at Plevin; Third Tomra at SWEEEP; and, Highlander adds equipment. Bobcat launches latest telehandler...

28 August 2018

Work progresses on Isle of Wight EfW facility


Building works have been "substantially completed" at Amey’s waste treatment facility at Newport - being delivered on behalf of the Isle of Wight council - with the facility expected to be fully ...

23 August 2018

Renewi’s Sinfin gasification plant ‘online this year’


Renewi has confirmed that its 190,000 tonne waste gasification treatment facility in Derbyshire is set to be fully operational this year, the company said. The waste treatment facility in Sinfin has been built and will be ...

22 August 2018

Material quality for MRFs hits low point


The volume of target materials received at England’s materials recycling facilities (MRFs) for the first quarter of 2018 was the lowest recorded since reporting began. In total, 84.9% of material received was target material, ...

21 August 2018

Amey pursues safety with FEL vehicle


Amey has unveiled its new front end loading (FEL) waste collection vehicle, which the company says, will improve safety for workers and other road users, as well as increasing collection efficiency. In the vehicle...

20 August 2018

Biffa invests in Welsh soil treatment plant


Biffa has announced its investment of £500,000 into a new hazardous soil treatment facility at its Merthyr Tydfil landfill site, which the firm said will help reduce the amount of contaminated soil disposed of in landfill. ...

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