Yas Island

Yas Island
Abu Dhabi
Project executed by
Envac Middle East
Project status
UAE / Theme park

Yas Island is a unique and highly touted project. Located strategically off the city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, Yas Island is within driving distance to adventures from the capital city of Abu Dhabi or from nearby Dubai.

With construction well on its way since 2007, the entertainment destination of Yas Island will eventually occupy a total land area of 25km2 with approximately 17km2 used for development.

The island will play host to numerous attractions, such as a world-class racing circuits, signature hotels, theme parks, marinas, golf courses and much more. Yas Island will cater to the local resident population as well as international tourists. 

The automated waste collection systems handles waste not only from the race track but also from

  • six hotels
  • the marina and yacht club,
  • the theme park, and a
  • golf club.
Basic project information
CityAbu Dhabi
Project startup2008
In operation since2009
Project completed2009
Basic system data
Type of systemStationary Vacuum System
System subtypeSVS 500
Application areaTheme park, Hotel
Design capacity30 tons per day
Area size1,000,000 m2 (phase 1) +
Number of fractions2
Number of inlets36
Total metres of pipe6000
Type of wasteGeneral waste / Rest, Food/Organic waste