3 refuse compactors to ensure better collection

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THE BSB Municipal Board yesterday unveiled three newly purchased Mitsubishi Refuse Compactors to ensure daily rubbish pickups are met.

Each compactor has a capacity of 16 cubic metres, which will help “accommodate for increasing amounts of waste” collected by areas serviced by the BSB Municipal Board.

Head of the Support and Vehicle Maintenance Division Sheran Hj Shaari said that the purchase would further enhance existing collecting capabilities to meet the board’s target of collecting rubbish once a day.

According to GHK Motors Sdn Bhd, the compactors were supplied through a tender p rocess.

Chairman of the BSB Municipal Board Pg Dato Paduka Hj Abd Rahman Pg Seri Indera Pg Hj Ismail was present yesterday to ceremonially receive the handover of vehicles from Md Nazree Hj Abu Bakar of GHK Sdn Bhd.

The chairman also blessed the new vehicles in a _Tepung Tawa_r ceremony.

The Brunei Times