Landfill lining works have been completed at Kinsale Road Landfill, Kinsale Road, Co. Cork. Capping works consisted of the supply and installation of a three layered engineered capping system over an area of approximately 88,000m2.Lining Technology provided lining crews and an excavator for the supply and installation of the capping system and worked closely with the main contractor to complete the lining element of the works. Works were completed in March 2011.
- Agru Ireland Ltd. T/A Lining Tech
- Kinsale road landfill phase 10A & 10B capping – geosynthetic ...
SCREENED MATERIAL VALORIZATION BY 100%, leaving 0% for landfill
Sortech installed recycling plant for 0-50 mm screened material, coming from municipal waste recycling plant. The recycler obtains purely separated material: - lightweightl – paper, foils, light plastic (known as RDF) - heavyweight – glass and plastic caps - ferrous metals - non-ferrous metals - sand Material is valorized by 100%, which means to the recycler big costs savings from non-bringing material to the landfill and great gain from selling material for further reuse. Sortech specializes...
MSW Management: Safely Countering the Rise of Landfill Odors
One of the core challenges of landfill and compost site management is fighting the rise of foul odors. In addition, as communities expand further out from previous areas, they eventually become neighbors to landfills – calling for a comprehensive odor-control approach to countering odor complaints. In fact, compared to other industrial applications such as wastewater treatment and asphalt production, landfills face more challenges in fighting odors. Moisture, humidity, agitation, and summer temperature can...
Landfill pumps for Gas well dewatering - Case Study
AutoPumps Keep the Power On for Thousands of Florida Homes Waste Management`s Springhill Regional Landfill near Campbellton, Florida generates "green" energy by extracting and burning the methane in landfill gas. Its $7 million landfill gas energy (LFGE) plant, with six large Caterpillar engines running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, is capable of producing 4.8 million watts of power. Most of the energy goes to the Alabama Electric Cooperative for distribution to customers, enough to supply the electrical energy...
AutoPumps Manage Landfill Leachate to Keep Methane Flowing - Case Study
Green Bay adds Gas-to-Energy Facility to 30-year-old Landfil Brown County East Landfill in Green Bay, Wisconsin recently completed a feasibility study that determined it would be economically sound to convert methane gas into electrical energy by electric generators to the site. Two new Cat 3516A+ engines are projected to come on line in December of this year, housed in a new 30 x 100 foot building that will also contain the other gas processing equipment. "We will be able to process 620 cfm through the system,...
Rugged Pumps Survive at Puente Hills Landfill - Case Study
QED Pumps are the Pumps of Choice at North America`s Largest Landfill The Puente Hills Landfill in Los Angeles County, California, is the largest operating landfill in North America based on daily tonnage received. Located in an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County near Whittier, California, it is owned and operated by the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County. It has received approximately 118 million tons of solid waste as of April 2008, raising the original site elevation by over 350 feet and...