Construction materials

Wacker Neuson reports new record revenue

| Light and compact equipment manufacturer the Wacker Neuson Group saw revenue rise 11.3 percent to EUR 1,706.5 million in fiscal 2018 (2017: EUR 1,533.9 million).

Closed loop recycling chain for construction films

| Total and several partners along the construction value chain have decided to associate to form the Clean Site Circular Project which aims at recycling natural shrink hoods wastes from the construction sector in closed system without film performances degradation.

APEJ reigns supreme in recycled construction aggregates market

| According to a recent Fact.MR study, the recycled construction aggregates market continues to remain influenced by a plethora of factors, ranging from resurgent construction activities to infrastructure development efforts of governments worldwide, particularly in developing economies.

Reuse and recycle with rotary screening buckets

| Prodem has launched their new range – the PSB Rotary Screening Buckets to the construction industry.

Kobelco strengthens demolition and vehicle dismantling range

| Following the introduction of the SK210D in 2016 and the recent unveiling of the SK350DLC-10, Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe (KCME) has announce the launch of the SK140SRD – the manufacturer’s smallest machine designed for the demolition and recycling sector.

Parkway Recycling improve production at their Birmingham facility with the addition of OilQuick

| Parkway Recycling, located just off the M6 in Birmingham run an efficient operation recycling previously used construction concrete, hard core, brick and utility arising’s, more often than not from in and around the local area. They take great pride in providing the highways, construction and utility industries with a professional and convenient recycling facility in the heart of Birmingham.

Rye Demolition take on Kodaks former boiler rooms

| Southern based Rye Demolition are a company well known for taking on large and complex demolition projects. Recently winning the two-year contract to oversee the demolition and ground remediation of the former Kodak factory in Harrow, North London.

VTN Europe introduces new scrap shear

| The CI series of scrap shears from Italian hydraulic attachment manufacturer VTN Europe have been re-invented and remodelled with the introduction of the new CI-R range.

Zanker Recycling chooses ZenRobotics for California

| ZenRobotics and Plexus Recycling Technologies will deliver robotic recycling systems to Zanker Recycling in San José, California. ZenRobotics Recycler units will be the first of their kind on the west coast and will be operational by fall 2018.

Kobelco launches new demolition machines to European market

| Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe (KCME) has announce the launch of the all-new SK400DLC-10 and SK550DLC-10 demolition machines.

European Construction Material Recycling Award 2018

| The European Quality Association for Recycling (EQAR) for the third time offers the European innovation award for construction material recycling in Europe.

European Demolition Industry Report 2017 now available

| Until 31st of July, EDA offers a special offer to buy the European Demolition Industry Report 2017 and get online versions of 2016 and 2015 editions for free.
Reconomy

Reconomy reduces waste with on-site innovations

| Groundbreaking innovations on Barratt London’s innovative Hendon Waterside Housing Development include Sustain-a-Bale, which is resulting in dramatic reductions in the volume and cost of waste.
recycling robots

Wind-powered recycling robots

| ZenRobotics has delivered a waste sorting system to Carl F in Malmoe, Sweden, which is powered by a wind turbine.