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Software controls fleetSubscription

Norfolk bulk haulage specialist Roger Warnes Transport (RWT) is ensuring high levels of compliance and control of its 90-strong mixed vehicle fleet by using TruTac’s fleet management software tools, Tru-Control and TruLicence.

Renewable content baggedSubscription

Mater-Bi fruit and vegetable bags with a high renewable content are now available for production in markets where demand for compostable solutions is growing or where legislation restricts the use of traditional plastics.

Shredded for processingSubscription

Food production waste is challenging for pumping and maceration equipment.

Fuel efficient sevenSubscription

East Midlands company Wastecycle has recently added seven vehicles to its large fleet.

Gas monitor comes to UKSubscription

Environmental monitoring specialist Enitial has formed a partnership with Irish company AmbiSense to supply its gas monitoring system to the UK market.

Recording on refuse trucksSubscription

Biffa Municipal has installed the RX3 CCTV hard disk recording technology and remote WiFi coverage download system from Innovative Safety Systems to more than 50 refuse collection vehicles operating in Crawley, South Bucks and Epping Forest.

Sweeps tonnes of gritSubscription

DWS Systems, a joint venture between water treatment firm Siltbuster and German equipment giant Doppstadt, has launched the latest Gritbuster WT-250 road sweeping recycling system.

GB-1111 (FS)

Cardboard baled at MRF Subscription

Whitham Mills has been appointed by Veolia to provide waste processing equipment at the company’s purpose-built MRF in Huyton, Liverpool. 

Software and vehicle technology

Software used across fleetSubscription

AMCS, the supplier of integrated software and vehicle technology, has signed an agreement with environmental services provider Alba Group.

JD Neuhaus Profi TI range of air-operated hoists

Hazardous site hoist rangeSubscription

The JD Neuhaus Profi TI range of air-operated hoists have proved their versatility and reliability following installations in a range of industrial workplaces.

Kramer’s 3507  loader

Arduous work for handlerSubscription

The waste management division of County Durham-based John Wade Group has added a Kramer telehandler to its mobile plant fleet.

Toyota forklifts

Explosion safety systemSubscription

Dutch waste management company Van Gansewinkel has bought three Toyota forklifts featuring Pyroban explosion protection (pictured below) to ensure maximum safety for staff at its site in Moerdijk, the Netherlands.

JCB’s 427 and 437 mid-range Wastemaster wheeled loaders

Wastemaster performance boost Subscription

The latest versions of JCB’s 427 (pictured) and 437 mid-range Wastemaster wheeled loaders offer superior comfort and performance.

Film Vac system

Air separates difficult fractionsSubscription

Technology from Leicesterbased Impact Air Systems (IAS) uses air to separate dust and dry materials such as fractions of paper and plastic, metals, trommel fines and glass that can otherwise be costly and difficult to remove.

RWM HZ 50T

Feed material consistently into balerSubscription

What is your product?

Reusable van graphicsSubscription

A lightweight reusable vehicle graphics system from Spedian will enable local authorities to make their fleets work harder.

Automatic gears preferred Subscription

Kerbside collection business Romaquip has ordered 160 DAF LF180 trucks, requesting that Allison 2500 fully automatic transmission be made available with the four-cylinder Paccar PX-5 engine in the 12-tonne vehicles.

Metal separation system

Get metals from plastics Subscription

Bunting Magnetics Europe has manufactured and supplied a complete metal separation system to Recapture Plastics at its new recycling plant in Rochester, Kent.

BF90.3 crusher bucket

Bucket ranges updatedSubscription

MB overhauled the BF90.3 crusher bucket with a third series.

Talentum dual infra-red (IR) optical flame detectors

All flames detected Subscription

Winters Recycling has installed eight Talentum dual infra-red (IR) optical flame detectors from FFE at its Hitchin site.

SpydIR and ColorPlus optical sorters

Sorter design improves recovery Subscription

National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has launched a next generation platform for its SpydIR and ColorPlus optical sorters.

Gasmet FTIR analysers

Clean air co-ordinationSubscription

Using gas analysers can be vital when managing fire incidents at waste sites

HRS Heat Exchangers’ digestate concentration system

High levels of water removalSubscription

What is your technology?

Terex Finnlay 693+ spaleck supertrak

Mesh remains unblockedSubscription

Norman Watson Haulage & Plant Hire has doubled the amount of incinerator bottom ash it processes at its facility in Haverton Hill, Middlesbrough.

JCB JS220 22 tonne tracked excavator

Excavator looks down Subscription

Economic Skips has an unusual way of dealing with the industrial waste that passes through its facility: by positioning its JCB JS220 22-tonne tracked excavator on the waste itself rather than having machines operating at ground level.

Lehnhoff Variolock fully automatic quick coupler system

Quick couple new toolsSubscription

Six months ago, Preston-based Pete Marquis Contractors invested in the Lehnhoff Variolock fully automatic quick coupler system for all its 20-tonne excavators, which it mainly uses on demolition projects.

S Walsh & Sons

Econic for muckawaySubscription

The first high-visibility MercedesBenz Econic to be specified for ‘muckaway’ duties has entered service with Essex-based contractor S Walsh & Sons.

Screening buckets

Different sizes from one screen bucketSubscription

A range of screening buckets has been added to the Finlay Group’s core fleet following growing demand for multiple product sizes.

Ultra High Demolition (UHD) hydraulic excavator

Excavator is made to hit the heightsSubscription

Caterpillar’s 340F Ultra High Demolition (UHD) hydraulic excavator is engineered for high-reach demolition work.

Biogas uses cheap feedSubscription

Plant manufacturer Weltec Biopower has signed two orders for agricultural biogas plant projects.

OMB distributor for UKSubscription

Droitwich-based Egbert Taylor Group is now the exclusive UK distributor of containers from OMB, in a continuation of its expansion programme and aim to provide an enhanced offering to its UK customers.

Accreditation for Drax labSubscription

ESG, the UK provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, has achieved flexible scope UKAS accreditation No 0001 for its on-site laboratory at Drax power station in North Yorkshire.

World first in PC/ABSSubscription

Plastics recycling and technology company MBA Polymers has started the world’s first commercial production line for the manufacture of post-consumer PC/ABS pellets – a thermoplastic resin – from shredded waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Hire trucks can weigh binsSubscription

Refuse Vehicle Solutions has launched a vehicle rental service with a range of vehicles available for short- or long-term hire, including a fleet of trade waste collection trucks fitted with the Enviroweigh bin weighing system from Vehicle Weighing Solutions.

Treatment of APCRSubscription

Waste management group CSG plans to “significantly increase” the volume of incinerator air pollution control residue (APCR) it treats after developing new technology at its specialist hazardous waste handling facility.

Tippers cut downtimeSubscription

William Tracey Group has expanded its land remediation capability with the purchase of four low-emission tipper vehicles.

Battery collection point

Need to spark battery recycling Subscription

Batteries can be a major fire hazard and a danger to the environment if not dealt with correctly. Recycling staff and consumers should be educated about how to deal with them.

Odour control carbon filter

Scent of success as odour problem is fixed Subscription

Biffa West Sussex’s mechanical biological treatment plant had a problem with odour.

Fats and greases

More fats and greases are capturedSubscription

A new energy plant in Cheshire which processes waste fats, oils and greases (FOG) for use as biodiesel includes a WPL dissolved air flotation (DAF) wastewater treatment system to reclaim more of the resource.

Doosan forklift truck

Forklift range minimises turn radius Subscription

Doosan has introduced an 80V, 2.2 to 3.5-tonne capacity range of four-wheel forklift trucks.

Lindner

Throughput improvementSubscription

Belgian plastics recycler Tivaco is converting clean post-industrial scrap into high-grade pellets for demanding applications using Austro-German technology at throughputs of up to 1,700kg/h.

CK combi multipurpose attachment kit

Fast change of jaw setsSubscription

The CK Combi multipurpose attachment kit from VTN Europe interchanges between five jaw set options in less than five minutes, offering versatility to different demolition applications.

Specialist fleet services

Fleet adds to recyclingSubscription

Hambleton District Council has revamped its recycling service.

Bins for use on the goSubscription

Passenger transport executive Merseytravel has renewed its contract with B&M Waste Services for a further three years.

Stainless steel air hoist

Assess air hoist studySubscription

Materials handling specialist JD Neuhaus (JDN) will be showing its concept study of a new stainless steel air hoist (above) at the CeMAT 2016 international exhibition, taking place in Hannover, Germany, on 31 May-3 June.

Double-duty crusherSubscription

Haulage and inert waste recycling specialist Jeremy Bishop Haulage (JBH) is scaling up productivity and producing high-specification recycled products with a single high-powered machine that is performing a double duty at its Plymouth site.

JCB 560 80 loadall

JCB fleet saves costsSubscription

Edinburgh-based skip hire and recycling company Hamilton Waste now has a fleet of JCB Wastemaster machines, including a 560-80 Loadall, JS20MHand JS200W materials handlers, three JS130 tracked excavators fitted with selector grabs, 436, 437 and 457 loading shovels and the award-winning 35D 4x4 Teletruk.

Hire firm expands fleetSubscription

Municipal vehicle hire specialist Collett Transport Services has invested more than £2.3m in the past 12 months expanding and refreshing its fleet.