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Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries

01 March 2000 | Quarrying

FINNING International Inc. have announced the appointment of Jack Carthy as managing director of Finning (UK) Ltd.

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01 March 2000 | Quarrying

According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, 2.96 billion bricks were produced by, and 3.01 billion bricks were delivered from, sites in Great Britain during 1999.

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01 March 2000 | Quarrying

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.

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01 March 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Aberdeen-based laser measurement systems specialists Measurement Devices Ltd (MDL) have opened a new office at High Easthorpe, near York, to accommodate their sales personnel responsible for...

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01 March 2000 | Quarrying

THE Construction Products Association has issued an 'Eight-Point Blueprint' for the construction industry as part of its Budget submission to the Chancellor of the Exchequer.

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01 March 2000 | Quarrying

Tarmac Concrete Products managing director David Blount has been elected to the regional council of the West Midlands CBI.

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01 March 2000 | Plant & Equipment

John Jones has become chairman and chief executive officer of Bridgwater-based HM Group following a successful £18.5 million management buy-out.

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01 February 2000 | Mineral Planning

S.GRUNDON (Ewelme) Ltd have been awarded planning permission for a new lightweight-aggregate plant at their Bishops Cleeve Quarry in Gloucestershire.

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01 February 2000 | Plant & Equipment

The stockpiling of crushed and screened aggregate in traditional conical stockpiles can create separation and segregation of aggregates, whereby the larger elements gravitate to the bottom of the...

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01 February 2000 | Ready-mixed & 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...

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01 February 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Clyde Materials Handling now provide an inspection service for process systems which includes the hire of a high-temperature video borescope with a trained operator.

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01 February 2000 | Quarrying

A NEW purpose-built road at Croxden, Stoke-on-Trent, which represents a £2 million investment by Tarmac, was officially opened last December.

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01 February 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Svedala PSV-series heavy-duty conveyor rollers are now available. The maintenance-free rollers have a life projection of 30,000h or more depending on the load.

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01 February 2000 | Plant & Equipment

Plasflow, manufacturers and distributors of polyethylene pipework, fittings and prefabricated systems, have added spray bars to their product range.

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01 February 2000 | Quarrying

CRH plc, the Dublin-based international building materials group, have announced a number of North American aggregates acquisitions, totalling Euro 52.8 million (£33.0 million), which were...

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