Who We Are Milestones

2023

2023 Maple Dreams: Building the Future in York and Mauricie Beginning the year on a high note, Convertus secured a 20-year contract to process curbside green bin waste for one ...

November 20, 2023|

2022

2022 From Coast to Coast In 2022, Envirem Organics, an environmental company that focuses on organic bio-products like mulches, soils and fertilizers joined the Convertus Group. This strategic partnership allowed ...

November 20, 2023|

2019

2019 A New Name: Convertus Soon after being acquired by Convent Capital, Renewi Canada and WTT merged to form Convertus. Together, our history has been a story of opportunity resiliency, ...

April 8, 2020|

2018

2018 Expanding Operations Building on our global presence, our group opened offices in China, Australia and Canada, completing their first projects in these regions. Driven by the needs of the ...

April 8, 2020|

2017

2017 A Year of Change In 2017, the Shanks Group, Orgaworld’s parent company, merged with Van Gansewinkel Group to become Renewi plc. Shortly thereafter, Orgaworld Canada re-branded as Renewi Canada. ...

April 8, 2020|

2014

2014 Building for the Future For the first time, Orgaworld and WTT worked together on a Canadian Public Private Partnership (P3) project. This important project was to Design, Build and ...

April 8, 2020|

2013

2013 Old Traditions, New Opportunities WTT was acquired by Convent Capital, a long-term Dutch investor that focuses on buying and improving sustainable businesses. This enable WTT to further strengthen their ...

April 8, 2020|

2011

2011 New Technologies WTT secured a major contract for a mechanical biological treatment (MBT) facility in London, England.

April 8, 2020|

2010

2010 Canada's Capital The City of Ottawa in Canada became the location of a second Canadian composting facility for Orgaworld, with the capacity to serve the nation’s capital city.

April 8, 2020|

2008

2008 Canada Orgaworld’s trailblazing organic waste composting facility Canadian facility became operational in London, Ontario.

April 8, 2020|

2007

2007 New Ideas and Directions The development of anaerobic digestion opened a realm of possibilities for WTT. This led to various large contracts as a turnkey supplier of aerobic and ...

April 8, 2020|

2005

2005 Crossing the Pond As a market leader in waste technology, Orgaworld’s reputation led to a 10-year contract for a source-separated organics composting facility located in London, Ontario. The facility ...

April 8, 2020|

2004

2004 Growing and Facing Challenges In 2004, WTT became an independent company through a management buyout, and took on exciting opportunities to demonstrate the quality of its services in the ...

March 13, 2020|

2001

2001 Expansion and Innovation The Millennium signalled a period of rapid expansion for Orgaworld. The company acquired three organic waste treatment plants in Europe, including two tunnel composting facilities and ...

March 13, 2020|

1999

1999 A Strategic Partnership WTT operated as a subcontractor in process engineering for Horstmann GmbH’s waste management and treatment projects. WTT established themselves as the contractor of choice for all ...

March 13, 2020|

1996

1996 Beginnings In 1996 the founders of Waste Treatment Technologies (WTT), Horstmann GmbH and NON B.V. shared one simple goal: to design, construct, build and maintain waste recovery and recycling ...

March 13, 2020|

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