A modern purpose built materials recycling facility, previously accommodating an autoclave operation. Opened in 2010, to receive 320,000 tonnes per annum of municipal solid waste and non-hazardous commercial/industrial waste.
Comprising waste reception hall, two storey waste treatment area, processed material storage and materials segregation area, along with four storey office and ancillary accommodation.
Separate gatehouse, weighbridge office and workshop / pump house buildings. Mechanical ventilation with integral negative pressure, odour management and dust suppression system and comprehensive fire detection and prevention system.
Office accommodation for c.100 people fitted out to a good, modern standard with three pipe fan coil air conditioning.
Reinforced concrete surfaced yards and access roads, in and out weighbridges, perimeter steel palisade fencing, surfaced car parking for 58 spaces. Site drainage to interceptors. Key Features - Purpose-built materials recycling facility - Modern office accommodation - Reinforced concrete surfaced yards and access roads - In and out weighbridges - Surfaced carparking for 58 vehicles - Separate gatehouse and weighbridge office - Workshop and pump house buildings - 3.5 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne ( Agency Pilot Software ref: 110717 )