TERSA bulk waste treatment plant

Servicio de selección, separación y trituración de las fracciones residuales de la planta de residuos voluminosos y de madera

TERSA bulk waste treatment plant

Services involving the sorting, separation and shredding of waste fractions from the TERSA bulk wood waste plant.

From November 2014 to 2018
Type of service:
Upcycling management
€953,289.37 per year
Municipal waste transfer, Plant waste treatment, Recoverable waste treatment

The Gavà-Viladecans TERSA plant treats the bulk and wood waste from the municipalities of the Barcelona metropolitan area, recycling points and authorised individuals from the metropolitan area.

The service consists in the sorting, separation and shredding of bulk and wood waste to optimise the recovery of waste entering the plant and to ensure the minimum possible rejected (i.e. non-recoverable) waste.


Technical data

Waste managed

Bulk and wood.

Waste amounts

Wood: 14.650 tonnes per year
Bulk: 32.950 tonnes per year

Sorted waste

Wood, glass, cardboard, plastics, mattresses and other.

Human resources

1 head of service.
1 manager.
1 Electrical mechanic /cleaner.
8 drivers.
8 manual workers.

Material resources

2 loaders.
2 material handlers.
1 mechanical sweeper.


Weighing, collection and sorting areas, wood shredding plant, storage silos, waste loading area, offices, dressing room and canteen.