Air Force Base plans to develop recycling facility
Officials with the United States Air Force
said that they are planning to develop a recycling and waste-handling
facility on the Hill Air Force Base in Utah.
Harry Briesmaster, 75th Civil Engineering
Group director at Hill, said the Air Force Real Property Agency
and Hill will soon begin negotiations with Ogden Hill Community
Energy LLC to develop a state-of-the art recycling and waste-handling
facility there that could ultimately process up to 120,000 tons
of recyclables and 200,000 tons of municipal solid waste per
The facility is part of a much larger $1.5
billion enhanced-use lease redevelopment at Hill AFB, which is
the largest such project in the history of the Air Force.