Afval Centrale

December 2004
ENR: Engineering News-Record;Dec2004 Construction Facts, Vol. 253, p33
Trade Publication
This article present information regarding the Afval Centrale in Amsterdam is the city's waste processing center, a reinforced-concrete building 164 ft long, 104 ft wide and 65 ft high, weighing 7,600 tons. Residential and commercial garbage is burned in it, generating steam, which is delivered to a nearby powerplant to generate electricity. To make room for a new high-yield incineration plant, the waste center had to be moved.


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