Project Information
Project description:

Denbighshire, Flintshire, Conwy, Gwynedd and Anglesey councils are jointly supporting a project to dispose of waste in North Wales. The project involves building and operating a waste treatment facility.

They currently manage and dispose of 311,000 tonnes of municipal solid waste every year. Up to 61% of that is classified as biodegradable.

The facility is expected to be operational by 2017.

Related headlines:
17/04/2014 - Winner for North Wales waste PPP
24/08/2012 - North Wales waste down to two
05/04/2011 - Final three for North Wales Waste
25/02/2011 - North Wales waste project nears final shortlist

Type: PPP
Sector: Waste & water
Government deptartment: UK - Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs
Region: UK - Wales
Current status: Preferred Bidder - 17/04/2014
Contract Terms
Duration: 25 years
Capital value: £800.00m
Public Sector Procuror Details
Authority/Commssioning body: The North Wales Residual Waste Treatment Project, headed by Flintshire County Council
Public sector contact: Steffan Owen
Tel: 01352 704915
Public sector advisors: Pinsent Masons - Legal Advisors
AMEC - Technical Advisors
Grant Thornton - Financial Advisors
Private Sector Details
Consortium name: Wheelabrator consortium
Private sector shareholders: Wheelabrator Technologies - Shareholders
Private Sector Shortlist
Consortium name: Sita UK consortium
Private sector shareholders: SITA - Shareholders

This page was last updated on:
17 April 2014.


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