Category: Business News

EU Green Week 2018

EU Green Week 2018 is approaching, from the 21-25 May there will be events and conferences throughout Europe in an effort to produce a sustainable future. The week will focus on promoting ways in which we can all become involved in topics…

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Easter opening hours

We are pleased to advise you that our materials Recycling Facility at Old Oak Sidings will be open throughout the Easter holiday period. Our Enfield site will be open on Good Friday and again to 1.00pm on Saturday 31st March, then closed…

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Powerday retains FORS gold accreditation

FORS gold shows fleet CO2 reduction

Powerday has achieved the coveted FORS gold standard for the fourth consecutive year, having completed the extensive audit in January. The Freight Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) programme pioneered in London by Transport for London is transforming fleet operations and performance across the…

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Powerday ISO14001 certification

Three year audit sees Powerday retain SHEQ standards

Following a three-year accreditation audit of our integrated management system, Powerday has retained certification to quality standard ISO 9001, environmental standard ISO 14001 and health & safety standard OHSAS 18001. Adopting an approach that focuses on the business objectives of the organisation…

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Geminor and Stockhold Exergi visit Old Oak Sidings

Powerday hosts waste-to-energy companies in RDF visit

Waste-to-energy specialist Geminor and power plant operator Stockholm Exergi (formerly Fortum Varme AB) paid a visit to Powerday this week to see the latest improvements in our refuse derived fuel production for themselves. Powerday has been working with Geminor since 2015 and…

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Powerday is pure gold!

So says Rupert Bates, Editorial Director of ShowHouse magazine in his article in the December issue of the leading trade title for UK housebuilders and new homes suppliers. Rupert’s article tracks the success of the company Mick Crossan founded in 1980 which…

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Opening times during the festive period

We are pleased to advise that our Materials Recycling Facility at Old Oak Sidings is open throughout the holiday period. Our Enfield site will close at 1.00pm on Saturday 23rd December and reopen at 7.00am on 27th December. We will be open…

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Powerday celebrates What House Awards

Powerday and a table of guests celebrated the What House Awards last week at the annual ceremony attended by over 1,700 housebuilding personnel at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s Park Lane. This prestigious event in its 36th year highlights all that…

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Powerday shares role in bridging construction skills gap

Powerday’s Simon Little was speaking at the famous River Room at Westminster yesterday at the launch of ‘Bridging the Gap’. The report by The Forward Trust, formerly known as Blue Sky and Rapt, demonstrates how ex-offenders and people in recovery can help…

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Green Apple Award win

Powerday is proud to announce that we have received a Green Apple Award 2017 for Sustainable Development. The annual international campaign recognises and rewards environmental best practice around the world and is supported by the Environment Agency, the Chartered Institution for Wastes…

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Powerday at London Build Expo 2017

It was a busy couple of days at the Olympia Exhibition Centre in October, with the venue playing host to the London Build Expo 2017. This year, a team from Powerday took residence among industry peers to talk to people about the…

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Powerday What House sponsorship celebrates housebuilders

Powerday will be celebrating the best of housebuilding with our sponsorship of the What House Awards this year.  The prestigious event, in its 36th year, highlights all that is best in the housebuilding sector and brings together the very best operators in…

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Powerday mobilises on huge fly tip site in West London

Unfortunately, most people will have witnessed how fly tipping impacts local areas, particularly in secluded spots. But the fly tipping recently discovered just off the Colnbrook by-pass - close by to Heathrow Airport - amounted to a staggering 5,000 tonnes of waste.…

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