News Archive - 2005
PDM Group acquires the UK's largest processor of used vegetable oils
PDM Group has acquired the business and assets of Ashworths Products Limited, the UK's largest collector and processor of used vegetable oils and animal fats, from the administrators RSM Robson Rhodes LLP.
Investment in steam recovery system cuts energy costs by 10%
A Spirax Sarco flash steam recovery system is delivering direct energy savings of 10% plus a further 10% in indirect savings at PDM Group’s site at Nuneaton. The system has also dramatically cut visible plumes of steam from the site.
Green energy expansion at Widnes
PDM Group's Widnes plant has opened the gates to a massive increase in green power supply potential.
Accolade for rising management star from Cheshire
Ashley Burdock, Site Operations Manager at PDM Group's Widnes plant, has been selected from a pool of more than 7000 candidates to win the Chartered Management Institute's annual 'National Merit Award'.
PDM Group supports meat industry call for action to safeguard tallow fuel
Britain's meat industry is united behind calls for changes to legislation governing the use of tallow as a fuel. At a meeting hosted by the United Kingdom Renderer's Association (UKRA), representatives from the farming unions, Government agencies, meat processors, abattoirs and renderers signed up to campaign for change.