In 2014, Ixora were contracted to undertake the Gorst project and design began in conjunction with Biogest Energie. Construction was completed in late 2015 and operation commenced in 2016.
Ixora provided a full management service including engagement with key stakeholders such as feedstock suppliers, the EA and health & safety executive, local residents, councils and Ofgem.
There is a strong local site management team and operators that are fully responsible for the day-to-day activities of the site. This includes:
- productivity improvements
- diet and biological management
- feedstock coordination
- full maintenance provision.
This team is supplemented by Ixora’s support services for planning, sustainability submissions, all aspect of finance, HR, environmental support, health and safety maintenance and management and commercial guidance.