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POWERDAY APPOINTED AS ONE OF CARILLION’S PREFERRED SUPPLIERS

Powerday has been appointed by Carillion Construction as one of its preferred suppliers for construction waste in London. The contract will see Powerday delivering 100% diversion from landfill on waste generated at Carillion’s sites across the Capital. Powerday will be providing onsite…

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NEW OPERATIONS MANAGER OVERSEES EXPANDING FLEET

Powerday has recruited a new Operations Manager to oversee its expanding fleet of vehicles.Brian Hosford brings over 30 years experience in the industry to Powerday. He has been already working closely with the transport team for several months and now takes on…

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IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON STUDENTS VISIT POWERDAY

A group of students from Imperial College London visited Powerday last week to learn more about the waste and recycling industry and understand how their latest project could contribute to the recovery process. The undergraduates are representing Imperial College London in the…

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IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON STUDENTS VISIT POWERDAY

A group of students from Imperial College London visited Powerday last week to learn more about the waste and recycling industry and understand how their latest project could contribute to the recovery process. The undergraduates are representing Imperial College London in the…

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LATEST INTAKE OF KELP CANDIDATES VISIT POWERDAY

The latest Kotuku Environmental Labourer Project (KELP) candidates visited Powerday last week to learn about the world of waste. The Kotuku Environmental Labourer Project (KELP) aims to help young unemployed Londoners into long term employment by equipping them with basic skills and…

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HELPING ‘KEEP GREEN DAYS GREEN’ AT THE BEDFORD PARK FESTIVAL

Powerday is sponsoring the Bedford Park Festival, helping the world’s first garden suburb recycle and recover the waste generated at the community focused event in June.The Festival combining arts and social events is organised by St Michael and All Angels Church. Taking…

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HEATHROW AIRPORT CONTRACT RENEWED WITH POWERDAY

The recycling and waste management contract at one of the world’s busiest airports has been renewed with Powerday. The contract was awarded by Wilson James who provides logistics services to all construction projects on the airport. Worth over £2million a year, the…

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POWERDAY CELEBRATES BUILDING AWARDS 2013

Joining over 1,300 others at Grosvenor House, Park Lane last week, Powerday and guests celebrated excellence in the construction industry at the prestigious Building Awards 2013. Powerday was proud sponsor of the Contractor of the Year (over £300m) Award for the third…

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POWERDAY THE MASTERS OF WASTE FOR 2014

Powerday reclaimed the biggest prize in golf (well, for the waste industry at least!) when they won last week’s Masters of Waste tournament at the prestigious Hanbury Manor course in Hertfordshire. The very well organised Lets Recycle event saw 25 teams compete…

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POWERDAY RETAINS FORS ACCREDITATION

Powerday has retained its Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) bronze accreditation following a successful audit last month. The accreditation scheme run by Transport for London is designed to help improve the safety and efficiency of freight delivery in London and the UK.…

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BUILDING AWARDS’ SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

The shortlist for the Building Awards 2013 was announced last week. Wilmott Dixon, Sir Robert McAlpine, McLaren Construction Group and Galiford Try were shortlisted for the Major Contractor of the Year (over £300m) Award sponsored by Powerday. Simon Little, Sales & Marketing…

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