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GBN shortlisted for National Recycling Awards

Thursday, 21 June 2018

GBN is delighted to announce that it has been named as a finalist for the prestigious National Recycling Awards 2018.…

GBN hosts annual Golf Day

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Once again, GBN Services hosted its annual Golf Day, which took place at the Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire. Organised…

GBN sponsors Hout Bay football teams

Thursday, 21 June 2018

GBN Services has agreed to sponsor two football teams in Hout Bay, South Africa. As part of the partnership, the…

It’s all go for women skip lorry drivers at GBN

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Three female skip lorry drivers are proving that women can succeed in an industry traditionally dominated by men while working…

Staff Profile: Ashley Kavanagh

Thursday, 21 June 2018

As part of GBN’s administration team, Ashley Kavanagh is responsible for handling customer purchase orders ensuring they reach the correct…

Defra to offer £1.4M for waste tracking competition

Thursday, 21 June 2018

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is offering five organisations a chance to acquire funding of up to…

Staff Profile: Karen Smith

Thursday, 22 March 2018

With a strong background in sales and customer service, Karen Smith is responsible for business development at GBN. Working alongside…

Meet Hannah the Hawk - GBN’s expert bird scarer

Thursday, 22 March 2018

A Harris Hawk named Hannah is helping GBN to reduce the risk of bird strikes to aircraft flying over the…

Chunky’s dustcart visits Manor Fields School

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Children at Manor Fields Primary School in Bishop’s Stortford got to experience a dustcart up close during a recent visit…

Changes to waste rules move closer

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Revisions to the Waste Framework Directive – which governments waste and recycing across the European Union – are closer to…

GBN upgrades fleet with £450,000 investment

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Three new state-of-the-art lorries and four vans have hit the road this month following a £450,000 investment by GBN—the latest…

Focus on… Harlow Recycling Centre

Thursday, 22 March 2018

GBN’s Harlow recycling and waste transfer station on River Way is the largest of its kind in the Harlow area.…

New policies likely in 2018

Thursday, 21 December 2017

The end of 2017 has seen a flurry of activity in terms of recycling policy development at the national scale…

GBN goes the extra mile for Higgins

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Higgins Construction Plc is one of the largest family-owned construction companies in South East England and has been working with…

Staff Profile: Samantha Wilson

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

As GBN’s commercial manager, Samantha Wilson is responsible for new business and looking after the company’s existing clients. Drawing on…

Focus on…Southgate Transfer Station

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

In terms of geographical coverage, GBN’s Southgate depot is a vital facility for the company, offering accessibility across the north…

Health & Safety Investment

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Over the last few months GBN has seen no less than seven staff members attend health and safety courses. “When…

GBN Support Community Football

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Hale End Athletic have a long history, formed in 1928, they boast four senior sides. The Vets team plays in…

GBN in the Community

Thursday, 19 October 2017

GBN are proud sponsors of the Great Wakering Colts Girls U14 Football Team. Based near Southend on Sea in Essex…

UK set to go circular

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Brexit is a big topic of discussion among businesses and within government with a lot of uncertainty surrounding what it…

Focus on…Southend Recycling Centre

Thursday, 19 October 2017

GBN’s Southend depot near Rochford serves a large part of Essex and is one of the biggest recycling and waste…

GBN supports skills initiative

Thursday, 19 October 2017

A unique initiative set up to address the skills shortage in the construction sector has got off to a strong…

What’s coming next?

Thursday, 19 October 2017

As we move steadily towards another winter, now is the time to check that we have all the necessary precautionary…

Staff Profile: Alan Barber

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Alan Barber has 28 years’ experience in waste management and in-depth knowledge about the GBN operation. As the company’s Group…

Laws to move through with Brexit

Friday, 30 June 2017

The re-election of a Conservative government, albeit with DUP support, looks set to mean that UK policy on Brexit and…

Community corner

Friday, 30 June 2017

Representatives from GBN supported the recent ‘Tour de Waltham Forest’ charity bike ride. The event was held on the 24th…

Health and Safety with David Wolfenden

Thursday, 29 June 2017

My role is to help prevent accidents and incidents from happening, and if they can’t be prevented, then to limit…

Success of £250,0000 driver training scheme

Thursday, 29 June 2017

An in-house driver training scheme set up by GBN Services last year has helped the company to meet its legal…

Focus on…Uxbridge Recycling Centre

Thursday, 29 June 2017

GBN’s Uxbridge recycling centre is the largest of GBN’s six sites and has benefited from significant investment. When the depot…

Why waste management companies should invest in road safety initiatives

Wednesday, 26 October 2016

A considerable number, if not all, FTSE 100 companies expect a certain level of service and product investment from their…

GBN expands fleet with £1.4 million investment

Friday, 11 March 2016

This month GBN has taken delivery of four new Mercedes Arocs 1824 Skip Loaders, a Mercedes Arocs 1835 Skip Loader,…

GBN build new 'state of the art' workshop facility in Uxbridge

Thursday, 18 February 2016

GBN has just completed the build of a new ‘state of the art’ workshop at our Uxbridge Depot. This facility…

GBN Services gain 21st position in CIWM’s Fast 50 list of fastest growing companies

Thursday, 04 February 2016

The Fast 50, the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management’s (CIWM) most talked-about industry awards, has allocated 21st position to GBN…

GBN Autumn Newsletter

Tuesday, 01 December 2015

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GBN achieves FORS Silver accreditation

Friday, 09 October 2015

GBN is delighted to announce the achievement of a FORS Silver award for its commitment to driver/vehicle health and safety and the environment.…

GBN invest £3 million in new sorting equipment

Friday, 24 July 2015

GBN’s investment of £3 million in new sorting equipment and a Dicom baler - the first of its kind in…

GBN's fleet investment improving customer service and reducing CO2 emissions

Monday, 27 April 2015

Over the last few months GBN has continued to update its vehicle fleet acquiring a range of new vehicles to…

GBN starts RDF production at Uxbridge and Basildon

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

As part of our programme of continuous improvement, GBN Services has recently invested in new plant and equipment at our…

GBN's Commitment to improve road safety in London

Monday, 27 October 2014

GBN Services Ltd is fully committed to ensuring the upmost safety on our customers’ sites and on London’s roads. We…

Prudential RideLondon 2014

Monday, 11 August 2014

Prudential RideLondon, the second largest sporting event organised by the London Marathon, was held on the 9th and 10th August.…

Street Blitz sponsored by GBN

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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GBN successfully completes the Westminster Mile/BUPA 10KM clean-up!!

Thursday, 05 June 2014

For the third year running, GBN Services, in partnership with A1 Event and Exhibition Cleaners, provided the cleaning, recycling and…

GBN’s new tracking system improves our customer service

Friday, 04 April 2014

As part of our commitment to our customer service, we have invested in a Fleetmatics tracking system that will be…

GBN Spring Newsletter 2014

Friday, 21 March 2014

Welcome to our first customer newsletter where we will keep you up to date with our latest news and developments.…

GBN Services leads the way with UK’s first Euro VI Mercedes-Benz Arocs

Thursday, 19 December 2013

Construction waste management and recycling specialist GBN Services has become one of Britain’s first customers for vehicles from the all-new,…

New Citan completes the Mercedes-Benz picture for GBN Services

Thursday, 24 October 2013

GBN Services’ Mercedes-Benz-dominated fleet of more than 100 trucks includes a number of six-wheeled tractor units and 8x4 tippers, but…

GBN Services unites under one brand

Monday, 22 July 2013

GBN Services has united its wide ranging skip hire, recycling and waste businesses under the one name and one website.…

GBN launches new site in Harlow

Monday, 15 July 2013

GBN Services has launched a new Recycling Centre in Harlow, moving from Threshers to Maple Road Industrial Estate. The new…

Truck & Driver magazine features GBN fleet

Monday, 01 July 2013

GBN featured in the April issue of Truck & Driver after staff at the magazine had seen our vehicles on…