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CATALYTIC CONVERTER UPDATE
We have today received an updated draft guidance note from the EA concerning RCF matting in catalysts & DPFs.....
SALVAGE COP LATEST
Version 7, apparently the final draft, was issued to stakeholders by Thatcham for review earlier this month......
SHOCK ABSORBER DRAINING EQUIPMENT THAT DOESN’T COST THE EARTH
With the EA shortly due to ramp up the ‘Depollution Campaign’, & the pilot study already highlighting that shock absorber drainage is one of the most common areas on non-compliance, SEDA have pointed out that shock drainage equipment isn’t as expensive as many seem to think.
WAMITAB CONTINUING COMPETENCE – MORE INFO
Just to remind members, the question bank for the WAMITAB Continuing Competence assessment changes on 1st June. This will take into account any new or revised legislation or guidance since 2014.
WAMITAB CONTINUING COMPETENCE UPDATE
MVDA has long complained that the TCM requirement for permitted dismantlers is not being enforced. After 7 years of operation, it’s estimated that less than 25% of ATFs have TCM in place & the level of compliance has been falling....
ENVIRONMENT AGENCY FIRE PREVENTION PLAN UPDATE
The Environment Agency received 161 responses to the recent FPP consultation. At the moment, the plan is to publish the outcome of the consultation just after the forthcoming UK referendum on EU membership....
LOC8 A PART
Anybody know anything about this crowd? Seems to have parts from a lot of our members but no contact details on the website
FOR SALE: 2009 LE FORT BALER FROM HILLS SALVAGE & RECYCLING
Purchased new by Hills in 2009. Maintained to the highest standard. Low hours - only 4683 hrs. Fully remote control - can be operated from grab machine. Fitted with Caterpillar engine. Had full box overhaul last year. Sale prompted only by arrival of new machine. Great price for premium plant – ready to work. £72, 500 + VAT. Call Ian Hill on 07778 058035.
GOVERNMENT ASKS MVDA MEMBERS FOR VIEWS ON ILLEGAL DISMANTLERS
Government department DEFRA is responding to MVDA concerns about the scale of illegal vehicle dismantling in the UK by asking MVDA members to talk to them in confidence about their own views & experiences.
It is hoped the outcome of the interviews will be the development of a Government strategy to combat illegal operators.
WANTED - MOBILE DEPOLLUTION RIG
MVDA member, FMS Recovery, is currently looking for a mobile depollution rig in order to upgrade his existing (well used) equipment.
Ideally, Chris is looking for something 'enclosed' as shown in the images below.