Selected project examples

Technical consultancy and owner´s engineering for Ardley Energy-from-Waste Facility, United Kingdom


The UK waste management company Viridor retained Fichtner as technical advisor to draw up a proposal for a public-private partnership (PPP) contract for a residual waste treatment plant in Ardley. First of all we was contracted to prepare the permit application for the (EfW) facility as well as a due diligence report. After Viridor had won the PPP contract, Fichtner was awarded the follow-up contract for the realization phase as Owner´s Engineer.

Our services

  • Technical due diligence
  • Specification development
  • Assessment of tenders
  • Support for negotiations with shortlisted contractors
  • Owners Engineer
  • Full time site attendance
  • CDM Advisory

Technical data

  • Treatment capacity: 300,000 t/a
  • Electrical rating: 28 MW
  • Throughput: 2 x 23 t/h
  • Heat release rate: 2 x 51.8 MW