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Meet the team – Tony Cronin

3 April 2017

We talk to Tony Cronin, our Barking MRF Manager about the latest developments in McGrath’s waste management operations. Having worked at McGrath’s for the last 20 years and at the London MRF since 2006, Tony is well placed to describe the enormous changes in waste management in the last ten years and explain how the […]

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Super Sewer

30 October 2016

McGrath has been appointed as the contractor to remove waste from the central section of the Thames Tideway Tunnel, London’s major new sewer, which is being built after years of planning to tackle the problem of overflows from the capital’s Victorian sewage network.  Key to the appointment was McGrath’s ability to transport the wastes by […]

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London Construction Awards 2016

20 October 2016

Wrapping up a successful awards year for McGrath is the London Construction Awards 2016, where they have been shortlisted for two categories: Sustainable Construction Award and Innovation of the Year: Software. The London Construction Awards recognize achievements by those who have played a defining role in delivering exceptional quality, innovation and service and in driving […]

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Tackling recycling confusion

18 October 2016

WRAP has compiled new industry guidelines to address the low level of awareness amongst consumers of what can be recycled and how it should be presented after identifying that this lack of knowledge is a key barrier to recycling. The guidelines have been developed with local authorities, waste management companies and preprocessors based on existing […]

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British Construction Industry Awards Finalists

13 October 2016

McGrath was selected as a finalist in the Application of Technology category of the British Construction Industry Awards. The British Construction Industry Awards seek to reward excellence in project delivery, and the judges were impressed by McGrath’s performance during the development and production of their new waste report which calculates carbon emissions generated during the […]

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Meet the team – Ella Petrova

5 October 2016

Ella Petrova, Purchase Ledger Manager, talks about her passion for accounting and P G Wodehouse Ella joined the McGrath Group in May 2012, initially dealing with the group’s procurement/purchase ledgers but since then has taken on more responsibilities so that now she is responsible for the reconciliation of the group’s bank accounts, preparing monthly management […]

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