Through contracts with Tarmac, Aggregate Industries, Cemex, Hanson and GRS Roadstone. GBRf moves circa 5 million tonnes of aggregates and 500 thousand tonnes of cement across the UK every year.
GBRf delivers non-hazardous waste materials from strategic rail hub locations to customer landfill sites utilising rail box wagons. The type of material regulated for suitability for the appropriate land fill sites.
Construction waste materials can be additionally processed at the rail hubs as required before delivery to the land fill location.
Having this rail hub operation providing environmental benefits compared to road transportation of this material. Up to 500kt per year is transported.
GBRf moved over 1.4mt of waste materials by rail which equates to reduction of over 57,000 lorries running on the roads.
Disused Rail facilities identified for a more eco-friendly solution of the transport of waste.
Rail transportation offers increased mobility for inactive waste in a more environmentally friendly way.