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Not just a man’s world – the transformation in the machinery sector

Not just a man’s world – the transformation in the machinery sector

The world of mechanical engineering, industry, construction and workshops has long been considered a male-dominated field. This is because it is believed that women are not interested in technology and machinery. However, this view is outdated. In fact, there are four women in key roles at the industrial auction house Surplex who prove that women...

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MD shares her inspiration, motivation and aspirations for the construction industry  

MD shares her inspiration, motivation and aspirations for the construction industry  

By Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity Women in Construction Week runs from 3rd to 9th March and provides an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the accomplishments of women in the industry. Currently, women make up 15.8% of the construction workforce, which is the highest proportion since official records began. Ruth Devine is the Managing Director of...

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Economy in transition: Challenges and opportunities for European industry in 2024

Economy in transition: Challenges and opportunities for European industry in 2024

Looking ahead to 2024: a year full of challenges for the European economy but also lucrative opportunities. How companies can master the wave of change and discover new opportunities for growth and efficiency with clever digitalisation and automation as well as the smart use of used machinery. In 2023, the European economy was heavily impacted...

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How to make your life greener in 2024

How to make your life greener in 2024

It is a common practice for people worldwide to start a new year with a change in their lifestyle. According to the People’s Climate Vote, a UN survey of public opinion on climate change, people worldwide recognise it as a global emergency and agree that we should take necessary measures to address it. Although people...

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Navigating winter challenges: a sustainable approach to festive season waste

Navigating winter challenges: a sustainable approach to festive season waste

By Elliot Harrison-Holt, Waste Service Director, Everflow As winter sets in, businesses face unique waste management challenges – something that does not lighten up during the festive season. Successfully navigating this period demands a thoughtful waste management strategy. Throughout winter, especially Christmas time, businesses generate a significant volume of waste. Therefore, it becomes crucial to...

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Recycling alone won’t solve the plastic pollution crisis, says ISB Global

Recycling alone won’t solve the plastic pollution crisis, says ISB Global

Recycling is not enough by itself to solve the global plastic pollution crisis and governments, businesses and consumers themselves must change how they use and dispose of plastic, according to CHRIS WILLIAMS, founder and CEO of ISB Global, the UK-based software and solutions provider for the global waste management and recycling sector. In this featured post,...

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Smart trash compactors vs. Traditional waste management: which is better?

Smart trash compactors vs. Traditional waste management: which is better?

Sarah Vernau, Marketing Manager at Flame UK, is an innovative leader in cost containment and the management of all waste, energy, and water consuming businesses. Smart trash compactors are waste management systems that use advanced sensors and machine learning technology to compact and sort waste. Traditional waste-management systems, by contrast, sort and dispose of waste...

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The use of Trommels in Waste

The use of Trommels in Waste

In the solid-waste processing industries, a trommel is a type of screening apparatus. It makes use of the principle of centrifugal force to remove coarse materials from smaller ones and separate them from each other. Not just Trommels in waste, Trommels are used in a wide variety of applications, including both industrial and agricultural operations....

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Screenpod lead the way for ‘dust-have’ equipment

Screenpod lead the way for ‘dust-have’ equipment

SCREENPOD Design & Manufacturing is a name now synonymous with dust suppression. Entering the market in 2018, the company rapidly established itself as one of the leading manufacturers of dust suppression equipment, offering a comprehensive portfolio of innovate products, renowned for their exceptional performance and reliability, and used across a variety of sites from recycling...

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