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Trienekens Hosts MBKS To Site Visit

FAMILIARISATION TOUR…The group of visiting MBKS Councillors and officers at the sanitary landfill site with Trienekens Chief Operating Officer, Alice Lee (6th left) and other Trienekens staff.

KUCHING: Trienekens (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd recently hosted a group of councillors and officers from the Kuching South City Council (MBKS) to a familiarisation visit at the Kuching Integrated Waste Management Park (KIWMP).

One of the core components of Sarawak’s Integrated Solid Waste Management System, KIWMP was constructed according to the highest international standards and sits on 112 hectares of ideal geographical and geological landscape in Mambong, approximately 27 kilometres away from Kuching City.

Besides a tour of the facility, the group was also briefed about KIWMP’s recent developments, particularly concerning the operations of its sanitary landfill. A highly controlled site for the disposal of non-hazardous waste, the Natural Resources and Environment Board (NREB) categorised Level 4 sanitary landfill receives approximately 513 tonnes of municipal waste a day from several of the city’s municipalities, namely – Kuching South City Council (MBKS), Padawan Municipal Council (MPP), Kuching North City Hall (DBKU) as well as some areas under the Serian District Council (SDC).