Waste Management

Much more than a recycling company
United Metals, also known as United Metal Recycling (Ireland) Ltd, is a family-run recycling business specialising in demolition services, waste management, material valuation, truck collections and skip hire. David Hegarty explains more.

Tyrones top scrap metal merchants
Since setting up shop in 1992, Rooney Metals have been committed to providing a reliable and efficient service in scrap metal collection, covering both the domestic and commercial sectors. Owner Alan Rooney told us more.

Impressive waste fleet getting a makeover
Mulleadys Waste in County Longford took possession of a brand-new Range D skip loader from Renault Ireland on the Long Mile Road last year.

The scrap metal specialists
The Clearway-Hammond Group is Irelands largest processor of scrap metal with their recycling facilities conveniently located nationwide for the delivery and collection of scrap metal.

A work in progress for Walker Recycling Services
Waste Management Consultant Paul Canavan of Global Material Recycling talks positively about the range of services provided by Walker Recycling Services. Headquartered at Clonkeen, Portlaoise, Co Laois, the progressive company has ambitions plans in place for the future.

Wayne Elliott Engineering - upwardly mobile
Wayne Elliott Engineering was established by Wayne Elliott four years ago to meet what he felt was a market for Refuse Body Parts, Passenger lifts (mobility) and Water (Pumps-Drainage).

Econics collect for Bord na Móna
AES Bord na Móna, one of Irelands leading waste management companies, has taken delivery of a new Mercedes-Benz Econic 2630L truck to complement their current fleet of collection vehicles.

Total environmental management
Established in 1971, Irish Waste Services Ltd is a leading waste management firm operating out of Belfast. It is a progressive, professional and innovative company with long and valuable experience of the full range of waste management issues.

A top class service from Munster Drain Services
With close to 30 years of experience in its work field, Munster Drain Services in Belgooly, Co Cork has grown to become a leader in the Irish drainage industry. Irish Tractor & Agri caught up with John Daly, who is the companys founder and subsequently the man behind its success.

Impressive waste fleet getting a makeover
In January of this year, Mulleadys Waste in County Longford took possession of a brand-new Range D skip loader from Renault Ireland on the Long Mile Road. We caught up with director Niall Mulleady at company HQ in Drumlish and found out that the new acquisition is part of a major fleet renewal programme.

New additions to the Clonmel Waste Disposal fleet
When it comes to the vital task of promoting environmental awareness, nobody is doing more than Clonmel Waste Disposal Ltd.

Staying a success
Coming up on 10 years in business, Summerisland Waste Management has grown to become a leader in clean and efficient waste removal in Northern Ireland.

Home from home
We look at the success of McGovern Bros (Haulage) Ltd which is closing in on a half century of business on London.

The Celtic connection
The haulage industry both here in Ireland and the U.K has gone through some turbulent times over the course of the last decade.

MTing the waste
We caught up with Sean McArdle, managing director of MT Waste Management & Manufacturing Ltd.

Up there with the best in Ireland for motor salvage
Over the last 25 years, County Wexford based Motor Salvage Irl. has earned a stellar reputation as one of the islands premier salvage solution providers as well as selling parts and damaged repairables and offering keen recovery and End of Life services.

An A1 service
A common sight on around the Irish countryside and in particular farming areas is the amount of scrap metal strewn in ditches and yards alike.

Minister Coveney opens new 10 million Euro state of the art Greenstar facility in Cork
The importance of controlled and efficient waste disposal was top of the agenda at the opening by Minister Simon Coveney of Greenstars re-furbished waste facility at Sarsfield Court, Glanmire, Co. Cork today.

Allison automatics give DC Bins a business advantage
DC Bins has added two Allison-equipped Fuso Fighter FK 62 1224s to its 20-truck fleet and will dispose of all manual-equipped vehicles as they come up for replacement, due to verified operational efficiencies registered with the fully automatic trucks.

Greyhound Waste row rumbles on
Employee conditions at Greyhound Waste are still being scrutinised as workers at the plant continue to strike.

Waste project launched in Northern Ireland
Working with its fund manager Foresight Group (Foresight), GIB has today announced investment into two projects to construct anaerobic digestion plants on farms in Northern Ireland.

Waste management firm expands
Newry based waste management company Wastebeater has bought out a local rival as it expands its portfolio.

Greyhound bites back
Waste management firm Greyhound has stated that it gives their employees fair rights, despite the company being criticised for doing the opposite.

DHL delve into waste management
DHL have begun operating a new division called Managed Disposals, which is an end to end waste management service for healthcare organisations.

NI firm to export 100k of RDF
From its facilities in Portadown and Belfast, Natural World Products Ltd is export up to 100,000 tonnes of refused-derived fuel (RDF) to plants across Europe.

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