Category: Business News

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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POWERDAY SUPPORTED PROJECT SECURES LOTTERY FUNDING

A recent project, supported by Powerday, that helps young unemployed Londoners into long term employment in the waste industry has secured lottery funding for two and a half years. The Kotuku Environmental Labour Project (KELP) equips the youngsters with basic skills and…

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BUILDING AWARDS’ SPONSORSHIP SUPPORTS CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Powerday is sponsoring this year’s Building Awards, Major Contractor of the Year (over £300m) Award celebrating success amongst the construction industry’s leading companies.Simon Little, Sales & Marketing Director says: “This is the third year running that we have sponsored the Major Contractor…

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LEWISHAM COUNCIL SUPPORTS POWERDAY SPONSORED ABA PROGRAMME

Lewisham Council is supporting the Powerday sponsored London Amateur Boxing Association (ABA) programme by providing funding to two local amateur boxing clubs.The grants provided to the Marvels Lane and Double Jab clubs will help the clubs deliver borough wide programmes designed to…

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WINTER NEWSLETTER 2012 13

Welcome to our winter newsletter! It has been a challenging year for most of us and the waste industry is no exception. Our clients have been facing up to difficult times although London seems to be fairing better than other regions. Despite…

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POWERDAY BOLSTERS EVENTS TEAM

Powerday has bolstered its events team with the appointment of Phil Reid as National Events Manager this month. Powerday already works with a number of events and venues across London including Chelsea Football Club, Twickenham Rugby Stadium and Chelsea Flower Show. With…

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HILLINGDON RENEWS AGREEMENT FOR WASTE WEEKENDS

Hillingdon Council has renewed its agreement with Powerday to host Waste Weekends which enable residents to take their household waste and recycling to Powerday’s temporary site in West Drayton.Powerday started holding the Waste Weekends in the London Borough of Hillingdon when Rigby…

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