Do you operate a landfill? If you do, then you know that airspace is your most valuable commodity. But how you plan to fill will drastically impact how long your airspace lasts, which will ultimately affect your bottom line. Chances are your site has a general plan that shows where and how to fill. Do your operators all have a general idea of how to implement the plan? But how detailed is your plan? Does it show how to integrate, layer by layer, lift cell by lift cell, or daily cell by daily cell? Is it ready to upload to your equipment’s GPS program or surveyor? The more detailed you are, the more airspace you will save and the longer your site will last. Check out the following video to learn more!
If there is one thing we know, it’s that 2020 was rough. It took a toll on solid waste operations, from the inside out. A lot of you experienced issues like staffing shortages, training issues, and fluctuating tonnage.
While it can seem overwhelming to face a new year still immersed in these challenges, there are practical solutions. Whether it is cross-training, creating standard operating procedures (SOPs), clarifying your customer safety training, or improving your short- and long-term planning, there are actionable steps you can take to make 2021 a better year.