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Hills Waste Solutions is operating Boughton hook loaders with drawbar trailers to support its 25-year waste and resource management programme for Wiltshire.
Vehicle Weighing Solutions’ (VWS) bin weighing and onboard weighing systems are now approved to comply with the Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA) regulations.
Cumbria Waste Group (CWG) is investing more than £500,000 in a waste baling facility at its Hespin Wood site, near Carlisle.
Norfolk-based waste management provider Norse Waste Solutions has equipped its fleet of RCVs with the Enviroweigh bin weigher from Vehicle Weighing Solutions (VWS) and tagged its bins with radio-frequency identification (RFID) chips to monitor collections and help customers improve their recycling efficiency.
Forklift trade body the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) is urging companies to ensure correct storage of fuel during the winter, and to check specific fuel requirements in light of changing emissions legislation and the requirements of modern engines, particularly around the use of biodiesel and ultra-low sulphur diesel (ULSD).
Doosan has launched the 36- tonne DX340LC-5 (pictured) and 40-tonne DX380LC-5 Stage IV-compliant crawler excavators.
Waste management company Viridor has signed a three-year deal with a consortium to build an energy recovery facility (ERF) in East Lothian, Scotland.
Kent-based TW Services recently doubled its operating space with the opening of a 10-acre facility in Sandwich.
Refood’s anaerobic digestion plant in Widnes includes 12 FHE-250 modular hot water boilers supplied by heat transfer specialist Fulton.