Browning-Ferris Industries

Industry Sector: Power Generation

Lachenaie, Québec

Browning Ferris Industries is North America’s second largest waste services company. They provide collection, recycling and disposal services to residential, commercial and industrial customers throughout Canada and the United States.

At their land fill site in Lachenaie, BFI has created a gas treatment and a 5 kW electric production facility. Paul Grenier was the project architect for this work.

The genset motors use the treated methane gas as a fuel to generate electricity. The fuel treatment building is equipped with explosion panels.