Essential information for end of life vehicle dismantling, depollution and recycling

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Equipment Directory

If you belong to a company that provides equipment to the vehicle dismantling industry and would like others to find out about what you do, please contact ATF Professional.

Fuel Removal

Crow Fuel Removal

We offer a variety of solution all utilising our award winning fuel extraction tool which punctures rather than drills the tank and allows the operator to see the quality of the fuel before deciding how to recover it. For the small operator we offer a mobile kuli based solution, for the larger company we would recommend our pumping panel which sucks the fuel from the extraction tool and pumps it direct to storage tanks, clean fuel is filtered down to 5 microns and dried through our process filtration unit.

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Fuel Extraction Tank Drill

The Complete Fuel Extraction Tool. Now available with an Additional Integral Quality Control option.

Perfectly suited to vehicle recyclers of all sizes and specifically designed to comply with environmental requirements. It’s simple design makes it easy to use and is the most efficient fuel extraction tool on the market today. Powered by air, it uses innovative boring technology to avoid any ignition source. Housed within a tough flexible rubber gaiter, the boring cone drills the tank, then recoils.

Iris-Mec PFT Air Operated Fuel Removal Tool

Drill & suction cap to drain fluids comprising of 2 air operated pumps ATEX certificated, and 2 air operated drills with a self-blocking system for the tank. The pumps operate automatically when the drill is lifted from its holder. 


Owain Griffiths

Owain Griffiths

Head of Circular Economy at Volvo Cars

Owain joined Volvo Cars in June 2021 to lead Circular Economy in the Global Sustainability Team. The company has committed to being a circular business by 2040 and has financial, recycled content and CO2 based targets for 2025, all of which Owain is working across the company to make happen. Owain previously worked for circular economy consultancy Oakdene Hollins where he advised businesses on evidence led circular economy implementation. 

Turning into a circular business and the importance of vehicle reuse and recycling.

The presentation will cover the work Volvo Cars is doing to achieve 2025 but mainly focus on the transformational work towards 2040 and the business and value chain changes being considered. Attention will be paid to the way vehicles are being dealt with at the end of life and the complexities of closing material and component loops. Opportunities and challenges which Volvo Cars is facing will be presented including engagement with 3rd parties and increasing pressure from stakeholders.

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e2e Total Loss Vehicle Management [e2e] is the UK’s only salvage and automotive recycling network with nationwide, environmentally compliant sites delivering performance resilience and service reliability to the insurance and fleet markets.  The network’s online salvage auction drives strong salvage resale values and faster sales.  e2e’s salvage clients have access to the network’s stocks of over 5 million quality graded, warranty assured reclaimed parts. 

The power of the network model means e2e has the ability to influence industry standards and is committed to continually raising the bar whilst redefining the role and perceived value of the salvage operator.  Network members adhere to robust service level agreements, against which they are audited, in order to ensure performance consistency and a market leading customer experience.  

The salvage and recycling operating environment is evolving rapidly, and e2e is anticipating, listening and responding to changing market needs.  Regulatory compliance, ESG, reclaimed parts, customer experience, EVs, new vehicle technologies, data and reputation risk are just some of many considerations linked to the procurement of salvage services.  e2e will drive further added value to clients and members through the adoption and application of emerging technologies, continuing to differentiate its proposition and position salvage services as a professional partnership. 

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