W2R quick on hand to assist Biffa

W2R is pleased to announce that it has, this week assisted Biffa Waste Services to deliver a solution to a potentially problematic incident.


W2R were quick on hand to recover a heavy goods vehicle trailer that had been filled with waste and then abandoned in the West Midlands.  The French registered trailer was initially stolen and then loaded with in excess of 70 tonnes of waste, before being dumped.  For this specialist clean up operation, W2R liaised with the vehicles insurers, recovery specialists R S Recovery and its supplier who spent several hours emptying the trailer of its cargo before a final clean down and return to the insurance company.

BiffaCommenting on the job, W2R Director Paul Danks said “This job presented a number of challenges including the exceptionally heavy weight of the trailer, which required a multi vehicle escort, together with the unknown nature of the waste on board”. 

Steve Keeling, Biffa Projects and Business Development Manager commented “Waste 2 Resource provided a very professional service to resolve the problem for our customer and facilitate the return of the stolen trailer to its rightful owner.”