Vehicles & Plant Tuesday 21 May 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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31 January 2019

North Devon seeks MRF investment


North Devon council may invest up to £760,000 in its Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) to improve efficiency of the plant. The council said in a report ahead of a meeting on Monday (4 February), when the spending will be ...

23 January 2019

Machinex finds keen European interest in AI sorting


The SamurAI robot for sorting materials in recycling plants has attracted keen in interest in Europe including from the UK, manufacturer Machinex has told Giving an update on its prized SamurAI (...

18 January 2019

See vehicles in action at Letsrecycle Live


Details of some of the live demonstrations that will be taking place at the two-day Letsrecycle Live trade show have been revealed. The event, taking place on 22nd & 23rd May 2019 at Stoneleigh Park, near Coventry, has ...

17 January 2019

Monmouthshire to make separate glass collection switch


Residents in Monmouthshire are set to receive a new glass recycling box following a “successful” glass recycling trial of over 6,500 properties which began in 2016. From 4 March glass bottles and jars will no longer be ...

10 January 2019

Vehicle and equipment round-up (10/01/2019)


With news on: LSS invests in safety system; A1 Services relaunches skip business; TOMRA introduces glass sorting machine; and Mick George expands fleet. LSS ...

17 December 2018

Vehicle news round-up (17/12/2018)


With news on: a new fleet for Kettering & Corby; South Tyneside opts for Mercedes; Mick George takes delivery of trucks; and, Grundon invests in vehicle safety.

9 November 2018

Recyclers and insurers differ on fire plans


Fire prevention plans (FPPs) and the challenges and changes they are bringing to the waste industry were at the centre of discussions at a Waste Sector Fire Conference this week. Some recyclers said they had faced commercial ...

8 November 2018

Judge rejects a judicial review for Rookery Pit EfW


A protest group in Bedfordshire has failed to obtain a judicial review into the granting of an environmental permit to Covanta, for its Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Rookery Pit, Bedford. The protest group, Bedfordshire ...

5 November 2018

News in brief (05/11/2018)


With news on: delivery chief for North London energy from waste plant; golfing support at UKCM; Investors in People at Coral Products; and Powerday installs Adtrak software for voices.

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