As early as September 1, Swiss Vosop AG upped their shares in the Soex textile marketing company.

Kent-based resource management and recycling specialist Countrystyle Recycling has invested approximately 325.00 Euro in a new IT system from AMCS.

Initiated by Caterpillar, the company and Wacker Neuson have agreed to end their strategic alliance as of May 31, 2018. Caterpillar plans to manufacture and market its own mini hydraulic excavators in future.

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first three months of 2016 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 0.4% year–on–year to 10.3 million metric tons.


Professor Nickolas John Themelis received the CEWEP Phoenix Award for his outstanding contributions to the Waste-to-Energy sector during a Phoenix Award Ceremony held on 16th June 2016 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries) has announced the appointment of Sylvain Lhôte as its new Director General. As of 5 September 2016, Lhôte will take over from the current Acting Director General, Jori Ringman.

The Tetraphos process by Remondis that recovers phosphoric acid from sewage sludge age has been named the winner of the Greentec award for recycling & resources.

Rema Tip Top, a globally operating system provider of services and products in the field of conveying and treatment technology as well as in the automotive sector, has acquired a majority interest in the Australian company Convatech.


Joest presents new Vibrating Air Separator at upcoming IFAT. The newly developed machine combines two techniques – air and vibration – and is particularly suitable for materials such as ASR, tires, e-scrap, construction waste or household and commercial waste.

The Recylex Group has announced a change to its 2016 financial agenda, postponing to a later date the publication of its full-year 2015 results and thus also the date of its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting.

Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling has hired Matt Schroth as Vice President of Commercial and Expansion. Schroth will focus his efforts on expanding the growing company in various markets.

On March 10th, Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, has formally turned into Europe’s Green Capital 2016, the EU title it was awarded for its sustainable development over the past ten years.

On 16.02.2016, the European Commission published its Communication on an EU Strategy on Heating and Cooling. ESWET welcomes this Communication and the accompanying documents, such as the Staff Working Document.