31.05.2005 Moscow, Russia

«WasteTech – 2005»

In order to enhance the company’s business activity and to keep track of the new technologies emerging in this sphere, the top-management of „CORVUS CO” visited The 4 th International Trade Fair and Congress for Waste Management – WasteTech-2005 , which took place from 31 May to 3 June 2005 at the Crocus Expo exhibition center (Moscow). The congress WasteTech-2005 attracted 764 participants: 640 delegates from Russia , 94 delegates from CIS and Baltic States, and 30 delegates from EU and USA . National pavilions of Austria , Denmark , Italy , and Czech Republic have been represented at the exhibition, as well as joint exhibition stands of companies from Samara and Sverdlovsk region. WasteTech-2005 has been visited by more than 5000 specialists.

Within the framework of the congress, training courses dedicated to ISWA waste disposal sites and a workshop entitled “Commercial use of landfill gas” organized by ISWA waste disposal sites group and US Environmental Protection Agency were held. Special attention of our company’s top-management was drawn by impervious screens for industrial toxic waste disposal sites, which provide the most convenient means for reliable segregation and localization of industrial waste storage and concentration sites.

General outline of the exhibition

Within the framework of the congress, a meeting dedicated to the establishment of a Russia-wide association for waste management took place. The meeting gathered representatives of regional unions and associations from 12 constituent entities of Russia . Representatives of „CORVUS CO” took active part in the discussion that became an integral part of this event. Besides that, we also received some offers of promising cooperation within the association itself.

ISWA scale model of a waste disposal site

In addition, in the course of WasteTech-2005 there have been meetings with the managers of the Latvian Waste Management Association.

There have also been technical excursions to the waste incineration plant No.2 state unitary enterprise „Ekotekhprom” , to the waste compaction facility state unitary enterprise „Ekotekhprom” , and „Kuryanovskaya” aeration station „Mosvodokanal”.