Our History

Founded in1953 by Derek Stanley WilliamstheGrandfather of the business’ owners today, the NWH Group was traditionally a haulage business.  It operated tippers for the quarrying industry before moving in to muck shifting and then becoming fully focused on waste management.  

Today the NWH Group isa growing,  third-generation family business and leading recycling and waste management company in Scotland (and now Newcastle). We are ‘Reducing,  Reusing  and Recycling’  waste  7 days a week’  and safely manage every kilogram of waste that society throws away.  We are proud to play  key part  in Scotland’s developing ‘Circular Economy’ and are working tirelessly toward the  Scottish Government aspiration to achieve zero waste to landfill by 2020. Our fully integrated  recycling facilities  manage  a wide spectrum of waste  and our  complementary services  and products include  recycled and manufactured products  (cement and  aggregates),  road  sweeping  and gritting services.