Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Veolia completes Burnley deal

Veolia Environmental Services (VES) has completed its first major new municipal contract since the recent acquisition of Cleanaway.

The company is celebrating after it added to its extensive local authority portfolio with the award of a £3 million per annum contract with Burnley Borough Council.

VES chief executive for the UK and Northern Europe Cyrille du Peloux said: We have recently reinforced our position as the leading player in the municipal sector and are delighted to win this important contract.

In particular we are looking forward to working closely with the council on improving recycling ratios which are now a key performance indicator in local government.

With a minimum length of six years, the contract with the Lancashire borough starts in April 2007 and involves service delivery to approximately 90,000 residents in around 40,000 properties.

The company will provide a combined approach encompassing refuse collection, street cleansing and recycling services for residents on behalf of the council.

 

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.