Dispose of wooden railway sleepers the professional waywastes
The disposal of old railway sleepers (with or without ironwork) is subject to strict conditions, just like the disposal of other contaminated waste wood.
Should you need to dispose of railway sleepers (waste wood sleepers or concrete sleepers) in large quantities, we are the right place to come to as the leading European company for the recycling or disposal of railway sleepers. We have earned a place throughout Europe as a recognised, highly specialised service provider for the disposal of railway sleepers:
- International disposal of railway sleepers (wooden sleepers and railway sleepers with or without ironwork)
- Europe-wide positive approved notifications (Austria, Poland, Germany)
Rely on a reliable partner for the recycling of waste wood and the disposal of wood and old railway sleepers: Pieringer GROUP
In Europe, the options for recycling contaminated waste wood are very limited. In addition, old railway sleepers with the declaration EWC 170204 are classified as hazardous waste, so they are subject to special recording and reporting obligations.
We set up waste wood recycling solutions in Germany at an early stage and can therefore offer you the recycling of railway sleepers in Europe together with years of experience in wood disposal.
Waste wood recycling of old railway sleepers (with or without ironwork) as it should be – quick and easy.
Our highly qualified wood disposal team is there to support you as a contact person for the export of railway sleepers subject to notification and the professional disposal of railway sleepers. In essence, our company acts as a notifying person and thus offers our customers a solution with the transfer of risk and obligations “from the yard” (including provision of the security deposit) when disposing of wood and old railway sleepers.
As part of the recycling of waste wood or old railway sleepers (with or without ironwork), we handle the turnkey-ready notification for you, including transporting the waste wood to the destination. The recycling and disposal of railway sleepers therefore cause you no extra effort, but rather are comparable to the classic disposal of wood domestically.
Well positioned internationally, we would be pleased to offer you the Europe-wide collection and recycling of the following fractions:
- Railway sleepers without ironwork
- Railway sleepers with ironwork (bolts and plates)
- Oil-impregnated masts and similar waste (e.g. wooden block paving)
- Shredded railway sleepers or contaminated waste wood (A4 waste wood)
The specialist for waste wood disposal and recycling of old railway sleepers – Pieringer GROUP
In addition to our expertise in the waste wood market, you can also rely on our company’s intelligent logistics solutions:
- Mobile loading
- Full train loading
- Train car loading
- Classic lorry loading
An idea of how we do business – our word is our bond. Long-term business relationships of mutual trust are our goal.
Simply contact us directly online – the Pieringer GROUP team will answer your questions about the recycling of railway sleepers or wood disposal in general. We will also provide you with the exact cost for disposing of your railway sleepers. We look forward to your enquiry!
Frequently asked questions about disposing of railway sleepers
How much does it cost to dispose of railway sleepers ?
The cost of disposing of railway sleepers depends on the quantity as well as the desired service. The Pieringer GROUP offers solutions that include transfer of risk and obligations “from the yard”. – The team will be happy to prepare a transparent quote with an exact breakdown of costs.
Where are wooden railway sleepers disposed of ?
In Europe, old railway sleepers with the declaration EWC 170204 are classified as hazardous waste and must be disposed of accordingly. The Pieringer GROUP offers specific disposal solutions for waste wood railway sleepers, including the necessary notifications in Europe.
Are old railway sleepers hazardous waste ?
Old railway sleepers are classified as hazardous waste in Europe and are handled accordingly under the EWC 170204 declaration. The impregnated wood as well as the deposits from railway operations are what make old railway sleepers hazardous. Proper disposal is required by law.