Improving waste
segregation to
deliver savings

CURTISS-WRIGHT CASE STUDY

Innovations and Waste Solutions

Following the roll-out of Axil’s Total Waste Management service, Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division are seeing impressive results.

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New machinery
installed

Axil’s innovations on-site, such as new machinery, have delivered over £6,000 of savings per annum to Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division.

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Clear
segregation

Axil has introduced new internal and external bins, with clear, colour-coded signage to promote and enhance waste segregation.

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New Haz
waste storage

After a review found non-compatible waste streams were being mixed, Axil’s HazPod™ was introduced, along with red bags for solid hazardous waste.

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Improved data analysis

Data is analysed frequently to demonstrate areas where cost savings could be achieved, and recycling rates can be increased.

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“Since working with Axil, Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division has further improved its approach to the disposal of various materials, ensuring the methods adopted are cost effective and efficient. As an ISO 14001 certified company, we put a great deal of emphasis on our efforts towards recycling, and Axil understood this from the start, working together to not only segregate and improve our recycling facilities, but to train staff in the importance of doing so.”

David Sayce

EHS Director, Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division

The Requirement

Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division provides highly engineered products and services with a focus on advanced technologies for high-performance platforms and critical applications across a range of industries. Compliance and recycling were on the forefront of the agenda for Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division when they approached Axil as a waste management partner.

The sustainability mission at Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division is clear; they are fully committed to conducting business in an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, and ethical manner while protecting the health and safety of the company’s workers and community and complying with all applicable regulations.

Waste Challenges

Since working with Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division, Axil has introduced new internal and external bins, with clear, colour-coded signage to promote and enhance waste segregation.

After a review found non-compatible waste streams were being mixed, Axil’s HazPod™ was introduced (a UN-approved specialist waste container), along with red bags for solid hazardous waste.

Axil works in partnership with Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division to consistently review innovations and drive costs out. Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division were pro-active and collaborative in their journey to improve waste segregation, and now boast a hazardous waste storage facility with an improved and compliant layout.

Amy

“During our 5-year contract with Curtiss-Wright, Axil has provided a total waste management partnership looking after all of their waste streams including hazardous, food, and general waste, along with ferrous/non-ferrous metals. Since working with Axil, Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division has a compliant disposal route for pallets used on site, and food segregation has been introduced allowing this stream to be sent for anaerobic digestion.”

Amy Garton

Contract Manager, Axil Integrated Services

Benefits of Total Waste Management

Waste management has environmental and commercial benefits to your business. Done right, your waste costs can be reduced and you can turn rubbish into revenue by extracting the best-possible value for your commodity waste materials.

Increasing waste segregation

Axil has introduced a fresh outlook on waste segregation and has raised staff awareness through talks delivered during UK Recycling Week.

Axil audits the shop floor, allowing employees at Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division to understand the importance of segregating their waste.

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Improving waste processes

Axil’s innovations on-site have delivered over £6,000 of savings per annum to Curtiss-Wright Industrial Division.

Axil suggested new machinery, including a baler for cardboard due to its implementation, has resulted in regular time saving, and efficient manual handling.

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Re-engineer your waste

ARRANGE A WASTE REVIEW

To gain a clearer understanding of your waste operations, we will visit to carry out a detailed site audit.

Our waste management experts will understand your waste streams and the challenges you face— and develop a service proposal tailored to accommodate your needs.

We will explain how our innovative solutions can re-engineer your waste to reduce your costs and increase your recycling.