Kavanaugh is experienced and knowledgeable in performing landfill design, management, and operations.
Our certified experts provide recommendations for current and future waste diversion, segregation, and compaction techniques that adhere to regulatory permitting.
Kavanaugh improves landfill efficiencies by providing on-the-job landfill operations training to community residents and performing required services to aid in material size reduction such as waste segregation, supply and hauling of waste and recycling bins, scrap metal hauling and recycling, waste compaction, small structure demolition and disposal, wood chipping, and tire and waste shredding.
Kavanaugh supplies and operates landfill compactors to crush and compress existing waste in landfill cells.
Our experienced operators use specialized waste compaction methods to increase landfill capacity and reduce costs. Our compactors can be mobilized to community landfills in the NWT. Proper and efficient compaction techniques can extend the life of a landfill and reduce operational expenses.
With over 55 years of experience in the waste industry, Kavanaugh has the knowledge, equipment and experience required
to execute waste reduction solutions, such as tire and waste shredding. Using our specialized equipment, waste is shredded to improve airspace utilization in landfills and can even be shredded to meet reuse and recycling specifications.
Waste suitable for shredding include: tires, mattresses, concrete, asphalt and construction & demolition materials.
Kavanaugh performs grinding of clean wood, brush, pallet wood, and other materials. Ground materials can provide cost savings and waste diversion tactics all in one.
The Kavanaugh grinder is a mobile unit that can be brought to other community landfills to create ground wood for their compost programs, mulch, or even to create fuel source initiatives or minimize other forms of waste.
Kavanaugh has the required specialized equipment to provide demolition services to both small and large projects.
Coupled with our years of experience in the waste management industry, Kavanaugh can provide efficiencies and cost savings through waste diversion, material sorting and processing as well as reduced haulage. The coupled services and waste bin rental, make Kavanaugh a one stop shop for all of your demolition needs.
Kavanaugh oversees recycling, compost, and waste identification programs for several offices in Yellowknife, NT.
Our services include providing proper bins, signage and education sessions, as well as scheduled recycling, compost and solid waste collection through our partnership with Inclusion NWT’s EmployABILITY division.
If you are a champion of waste diversion, please contact us to find out how we can create a customized solution for you.