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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20 August 2018

‘Plastics-to-oil’ company agrees Neste deal


The Australian company behind a plastics-to-oil machine has reached an agreement with Neste, one of the world’s largest oil refining  companies, to work together to use waste plastics as a fuel stock. Earlier this year, ...

14 August 2018

Kent extends recyclables contract with Viridor


Viridor is set to continue its recycling partnership with Kent county council following agreement on a 24-month contract extension through to July 2020. The processing and selling of kerbside recycling contract, which has been ...

7 August 2018

Causeway backs Turmec MBO with €4m investment


Private equity fund, Causeway Capital, has announced investment support for the management buyout (MBO) of Irish recycling equipment and plant manufacturer, Turmec Teoranta. Turmec specialises in the end-to-end design and ...

7 August 2018

Viridor invests in Max-AI sorting robot


Viridor has invested £445,000 in upgrades to its Skelmersdale plastics reprocessing facility, West Lancashire, which includes the addition of a Max-AI AQC robotic sorter. The waste management firm is one of the first in the UK to...

Coral 3 August 2018

Coral Products to add recycling unit to Haydock site


Coral Products (Mouldings) Ltd has announced that it has ordered a plastic recycling unit to be installed at its Haydock facility in Merseyside, which will be operational in January 2019. The company, which is a ...

31 July 2018

Equipment news round-up (31/07/2018)


With news on: Rabbit selects Ajax; Liberty House invests in material handler; LKM takes delivery of car baler; and, UNTHA shredders aid paper production.

27 July 2018

FCC promotes uptake of electric RCVs


FCC Environment is seeking support for the uptake of electric refuse collection vehicles across its municipal waste contracts in the UK. This summer, the company will be touring local authorities with an eRCV hybrid self-charging ...

26 July 2018

Tracey’s and Wastecycle rebranding as Enva


UK waste businesses William Tracey and Wastecycle are in the early stages of rebranding as ‘Enva’, following their acquisition by a private equity firm last year. The forthcoming rebranding follows the announcement earlier...

Smarden Business Estate 25 July 2018

Firefighting ‘concluded’ at Kent recycling plant


The Kent Fire and Rescue Service has successfully put out a fire that took place at a mattress recycling plant in Kent on Sunday morning (22 July). The incident started at 11:35am on the Smarden Business Estate in Ashford, with ...

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