Plant & Equipment
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Nigel Grist explains how ‘thinking big’ and investing in a twin-ram baler has transformed Wiltshire Waste and made the company much more competitive
Saica Natur reports significant investment at its Croy depot in Scotland.
In a bid to recycle as much food waste as possible from commercial premises and improve efficiency, City of Cardiff Council’s commercial services has completed a successful trial with a local Chinese restaurant using a larger 500-litre bin from Taylor.
Finnish firm Enevo, which developed a sensor-based system for monitoring the fullness of bins, said that a pilot project in Nottingham has reduced litter bin collections by 70%.
Between December 2011 and April 2012, Cory Environmental replaced 54 of its vehicles with new 3.5- and 7.5-tonne Isuzu rigid trucks.
Switzerland-based SwissRTec, which specialises in recycling technology, has produced its largest delamination mill to date, the CCM20RT.
Oldbury-based Alutrade, one of the UK’s biggest recyclers of aluminium, has added an Atego 1224 truck by Mercedes-Benz to its fleet, which is fitted with multilift hook-loading gear and tows a drawbar trailer.
Bobcat has expanded its range of compact tracked loaders with the launch of the T450 model (above).
Doosan has appointed Limerick- based Adare Machinery as a authorised dealer for its Heavy and Bobcat products in the Republic of Ireland.