2014 news (Energy recovery facilities)

Oxfordshire ERF completes construction

Viridor is delighted to confirm that its Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Ardley, near Bicester, has been granted its ‘Acceptance Certificate’ marking the end of the EPC contract and completion of the construction phase of the facility. The facility is now fully operational under the management of Viridor.

24/12/2014

Dunbar ERF contract signed

Recycling, resources and waste management company Viridor, has signed a three year deal with a consortium of the two major contractors to build a ‘next generation’ Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) just weeks after announcing that work would proceed on the £177m project at Dunbar in East Lothian.

22/12/2014

Sue Ryder gets £1K for H&S excellence

Viridor and its construction partners – BW Volund, Interserve and Fichtner – are working to the highest standards to complete the construction of the Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF). Today they celebrated achieving 200,000 man hours – equivalent to nearly 23 years – without time lost to accident or injury.

01/12/2014

Green light for £177 million East Lothian ERF

Scotland’s ambitions to be a zero waste nation were boosted today (28th November) as Viridor announced final approval for a £177m energy recovery facility (ERF) at its existing rail linked Oxwellmains waste treatment hub in East Lothian, Scotland.

28/11/2014

Time to step up to resource agenda

Viridor today (18th November 2014) commented on DEFRA’s publication of statistics on waste management by local authorities in England.

18/11/2014

Lakeside EFW wins Solar Installation Award

Technology partners BELECTRIC UK help deliver award-winning Solar PV roof-top installation

14/11/2014

Trident Park achieves safety milestone

Viridor and its construction partners Lagan Construction and CNIM are celebrating the achievement of working one million man hours without a lost time accident (LTA) during the construction of the Energy Recovery Facility at Trident Park, Cardiff. 

27/10/2014

Scottish Resources Conference

As Scotland’s resources and renewable energy leader, Viridor is giving the world’s resources new life.

24/10/2014

Backing Commons Cttee call for DEFRA action

TIME TO TRANSFORM WASTE POLICY

22/10/2014

Exeter Energy Recovery Facility Officially Opened

Viridor’s new Energy Recovery Facility in Exeter was officially opened today (Thursday 16 October) with a series of celebrations.

16/10/2014

Institute of Building visit Peterborough ERF

Today (9 October), Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) hosted 20 representatives from the Chartered Institute of Building for a presentation and tour of the construction site.

09/10/2014