Entries by Priscila Mc Geehan

BINGO! – a ground-breaking recycling plant in Oz

High-quality fines will be produced by a recycling plant – the first hybrid dry and wet plant of its kind in the world – now being assembled in Australia. BINGO Industries – a waste management group serving New South Wales and Victoria – commissioned Turmec to design and build the state-of-the-art plant for its facility […]

MSW used to produce energy at Energy from Waste plant in the UK

A new energy-from-waste plant has been equipped with systems designed and built by Turmec to handle and process bottom ash. The state-of-the-art UK facility will process 190,000 tonnes of municipal waste a year when fully operational, exporting around 14.5MW of energy to the national grid. Incinerating waste to recover energy results in large volumes of […]

Upgrade underway for Surrey MRF

More and better-quality materials will be recovered at a Surrey MRF following a plant upgrade to be completed this autumn. Waste company Grundons operates the Leatherhead materials recycling facility, which recovers glass, paper, cans and plastics from Mole Valley district council’s dry recyclable waste and other sources. The €1.8 million upgrade, by Turmec, is designed […]

Turmec delivers zero-landfill solution in South-West

South-West England has its first recycling site capable of eliminating the need to landfill construction waste – thanks to a super-efficient plant designed and built by Turmec. ETM Recycling invested £4m in the innovative recycling centre at its Ashton Vale transfer station on the outskirts of Bristol. Now fully operational, the custom-built ‘super plant’ doubles […]

International expansion reaches Australia

Turmec’s international expansion is continuing with the opening of a new office in Australia. Having established Turmec UK in Bristol, ahead of Brexit, the company’s second overseas base is targeting the growing recycling market Down Under. “Turmec has already completed a series of successful contracts in Australia,” said Mark Bishop, Sales Director of Turmec Australia […]

Energy from Waste – Incinerator bottom ash plant

MSW now used to produce energy at an Energy from Waste plant in the UK, reducing the amount of material that would end up in landfills. For this project, Turmec was selected to design and build an intricate ash processing system. The main requirement was to create an efficient and bespoke system for the collection […]

Thug Turmec urraíocht ar Fhleadh Laighean go bródúil

Athboy and Ráth Chairn hosted the 2019 Leinster Fleadh, attracting around 30,000 visitors to the area, and Turmec was proudly sponsoring the event. It was Meath Comhaltas’ turn to host the Leinster finals of the competition in 2019 and one of the main reasons Rathcairn and Athboy were chosen was the very strong community and […]

Bord na Móna launches new plastics recycling plant in Co. Tipperary, installed by Turmec

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton TD has launched a new plastics recycling plant in Littleton, Co Tipperary that will create forty new jobs. Turmec provided expert consultancy and installed the high-tech recycling facility that is located on the site of the former peat briquette factory which closed last year and will […]