Category: Business News

Geminor and Stockhold Exergi visit Old Oak Sidings

Powerday hosts waste-to-energy companies in RDF visit

Waste-to-energy specialist Geminor and power plant operator Stockholm Exergi (formerly Fortum Varme AB) paid a visit to Powerday this week to see the latest improvements in our refuse derived fuel production for themselves. Powerday has been working with Geminor since 2015 and…

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Powerday is pure gold!

So says Rupert Bates, Editorial Director of ShowHouse magazine in his article in the December issue of the leading trade title for UK housebuilders and new homes suppliers. Rupert’s article tracks the success of the company Mick Crossan founded in 1980 which…

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Opening times during the festive period

We are pleased to advise that our Materials Recycling Facility at Old Oak Sidings is open throughout the holiday period. Our Enfield site will close at 1.00pm on Saturday 23rd December and reopen at 7.00am on 27th December. We will be open…

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Powerday celebrates What House Awards

Powerday and a table of guests celebrated the What House Awards last week at the annual ceremony attended by over 1,700 housebuilding personnel at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s Park Lane. This prestigious event in its 36th year highlights all that…

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Powerday shares role in bridging construction skills gap

Powerday’s Simon Little was speaking at the famous River Room at Westminster yesterday at the launch of ‘Bridging the Gap’. The report by The Forward Trust, formerly known as Blue Sky and Rapt, demonstrates how ex-offenders and people in recovery can help…

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Green Apple Award win

Powerday is proud to announce that we have received a Green Apple Award 2017 for Sustainable Development. The annual international campaign recognises and rewards environmental best practice around the world and is supported by the Environment Agency, the Chartered Institution for Wastes…

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Powerday at London Build Expo 2017

It was a busy couple of days at the Olympia Exhibition Centre in October, with the venue playing host to the London Build Expo 2017. This year, a team from Powerday took residence among industry peers to talk to people about the…

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Powerday What House sponsorship celebrates housebuilders

Powerday will be celebrating the best of housebuilding with our sponsorship of the What House Awards this year.  The prestigious event, in its 36th year, highlights all that is best in the housebuilding sector and brings together the very best operators in…

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Powerday mobilises on huge fly tip site in West London

Unfortunately, most people will have witnessed how fly tipping impacts local areas, particularly in secluded spots. But the fly tipping recently discovered just off the Colnbrook by-pass – close by to Heathrow Airport – amounted to a staggering 5,000 tonnes of waste.…

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Build UK adopts PAS 402

Major construction contractors are requiring their waste management contractors to attain PAS 402 as a UK wide standard. The key members of BuildUK have given their supply chain till January 2018 to attain the standard or make significant progress towards it. Build…

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Powerday retains PAS402 recycling reporting standard

Powerday has retained the recycling performance reporting standard PAS 402:2013 following the company’s recent audit. As a leader in the field of recycling reporting, Powerday become the first waste management company in England to gain the standard, in 2015. The PAS 402…

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Investing £6 million in our Willesden site

The waste management industry is constantly evolving, with new technology and practices helping the industry to better deal with wastes of all types. At Powerday, we have been at the forefront of this evolution in the sector by constantly investing in new…

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Powerday appoints new manager for Enfield

Following the retirement of Gerard Hughes, the newly built Materials Recycling Facility at Enfield has a new site manager, Terry Swaby. Terry joins Powerday with vast experience in waste management with both national and regional operators covering composting, anaerobic digestion, recycling facilities…

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