For several decades now, Ferrovial Services management teams and engineers have been working with public and private sectors offering options on waste removal and minimal waste rejection, achieving Zero Waste sent to Landfill sites. Every year we generate more than 130,000 MWh of energy from waste, enough to provide hot water to 990,000 households. Our company is highly skilled in waste recovery, and is responsible for the design, construction and operation of the most modern waste treatment facilities in Europe.

Ferrovial Services provides an extensive range of services related to waste separation, recycling and material recovery. Their offering includes:

Waste treatment and recovery:

  • Automatic and manual sorting and triage
  • Anaerobic digestion and composting: inside tunnels/ditches/dynamic reactors
  • Wet and dry biomethanation
  • Transfers
  • Incineration
  • Gasification
  • Degasification and biogas recovery

Controlled landfills:

  • Design, construction and exploitation
  • Technical confinement of waste
  • Post-closure environmental monitoring and temporary sealing

Fuel development

Production of Solid Recovered Fuels (SRF) from waste

Energy from waste services

Design, construction and exploitation of treatment facilities

Ancillary Services:

  • Environmental consulting
  • Customized sizing
  • End-to-end management
  • Customized web platform and access to real-time information
  • Training and awareness-raising
  • Labelling and signposting supply

International quality certifications

Administration of specific authorizations

Management and commercialisation of the main flows of recoverable waste (paper, cardboard, plastic, glass and metals)

Nonstop 24/7 year-round service

Facility management and integral services for buildings and facilities

Environmental education, via schooling at the recycling plant or via workshops and awareness activities

Other environmental services:

  • Industrial cleaning
  • Water treatment works
  • Asbestos removal
  • Soil decontamination

The Centre of Excellence for Environment complements the offer of waste treatment and recovery services by providing comprehensive technical and administrative advice and support, both when developing complex circular-economy solutions for clients, as in management projects of any kind of waste treatment plant throughout its lifespan.