Oxwellmains Energy from Waste plant Oxwellmains Energy from Waste plant, Dunbar

Viridor Waste Management

RPS supported the development throughout the project lifecycle including the production of concept designs through to gaining planning permission for a 300,000tpa Energy from Waste facility located on the east coast of Scotland.

RPS was responsible for the preparation of the planning application and undertaking an Environmental Impact Assessment for the development. RPS produced detailed architectural planning application drawings based upon the client's process engineer's drawings.

The building consists of reception hall, bunker hall, boiler hall and air-cooled condenser areas together with an 80 metre high stack, two lines - two flues.

The plot is adjacent to a well established landfill site with rail head facility and next to a Lafarge cement factory.

The development was granted planning permission following a public inquiry.