Ready-mixed & Concrete Products
CPI Euromix have recently expanded their mortar operations with the construction of three purpose-built plants located at Beaconsfield, near London; Irlam in Manchester; and Bilston in the West...
LAFARGE Readymix have launched a new range of self-placing concretes and screeds which, they say, could transform the way concrete is used in construction in the UK.
"Steelfields have introduced a new range of planetary mixers which, they say, can reduce concrete mixing and discharge times by as much as 30%."
The world's first rotating bridge - the £18.6 million Gateshead Millennium Bridge - has been installed over the river Tyne thanks to some innovative concrete technology from Tarmac Northern.
THE new European concrete standard, EN206-1: Concrete - Part 1. Specification, performance, production and conformity, has received a positive formal vote from contributing European countries.
BDS Marketing & Research have published a comprehensive directory of concrete products manufacturers in the UK.
ACCORDING to a recent report entitled 'Estimated outputs and market shares of concrete block companies in Great Britain (1999)', published by BDS Marketing & Research, Hanson are believed to...
HANSON have strengthened their presence in the concrete products sector by merging their UK blocks, pipes and precast operations into a new division - Hanson Concrete Products.
THE Building Research Establishment Waste and Environmental Body (BREWEB) has been asked by the Concrete Block Association (CBA) to develop a study of the reuse of waste materials in the...