Run as a Public Private Partnership (PPP), GMVA is able to treat up to 700,000t of waste every year. State-of-the-art flue gas cleaning systems ensure that the air emitted from its chimneys is...
Have you always wanted to see a waste incineration plant up close to find out exactly how it works? Then why not go on one of our weekly tours (Wednesdays)! Both individual members of the public and...
GMVA was a fully publicly owned company until 2001. Since then, it has been operated as a Public Private Partnership. It is owned by the City of Oberhausen (via the shareholders STOAG) and the City...
Protecting endangered species
Every year, a peregrine falcon returns to GMVA to nest on one of its chimneys. What was once a cute anecdote has now become a full-blown project to protect this...
Our Management Team
Setting the right agenda
At GMVA, acting responsibly is not a means to an end but a core value embedded in our corporate culture. A corporate culture that shapes the way our specialists, managers and...
Highly efficient, cutting-edge technology
GMVA stands out from the crowd thanks to its state-of-the-art incineration technology and its exemplary emission values. Right from the moment it was...
GMVA’s incineration plant comprises four boilers, each of which has their own five-stage flue gas cleaning system. The delivery trucks tip the different types of waste straight into the bunker. An...