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Aggregate reserves
07 March 2013 | Mineral Planning

UK aggregates industry still facing a struggle to replenish reserves, says new report

24 January 2013 | Mineral Planning

Green light for new silica sand quarry at Two Oaks Farm between Mansfield and Kirkby in Ashfield

Annual Mineral Planning Survey
18 October 2012 | Mineral Planning

New Annual Mineral Planning Survey (AMPS) sends worrying signals about future aggregate supplies

Bob Neill MP
15 June 2012 | Mineral Planning

Bob Neill MP stresses: now it is ‘time to get on with implementation’ of mineral plans

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Mineral reserves
01 February 2018 | 1 Comment

The mineral extraction industry is a significant part of the UK economy. What we do shapes the way of life we all know and enjoy. Minerals are essential.....

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17 October 2022 | Planning & Development

BDS publishes ‘Estimated Reserves of Pits & Quarries in Great Britain 2022’

05 October 2022 | Planning & Development

In his recent keynote speech to the MPA/RTPI conference, Nigel Jackson, chief executive of the MPA, once again warned of the need to shake off complacency about the future supply of aggregates

14 November 2018 | Planning & Development

Nigel Jackson, chief executive of the MPA and chair of the CBI Minerals Group, discusses the background to the development and recent launch of the UK Minerals Strategy

16 February 2018 | Planning & Development

Moreton Cullimore, managing director of the Cullimore Group, champions the role of aggregates and calls for greater government support for the industry

20 July 2017 | Planning & Development

Latest in a series of bimonthly features by BDS Marketing Research reporting on the current state of aggregate reserves

13 July 2016 | Legislation & Regulation

Implications of the recent judgment of the Court of Appeal in Tarmac vs DEFRA and the Environment Agency on the quarry restoration waste recovery/idsposal issue

01 March 2016 | Planning & Development

Nigel Jackson, chief executive of the Mineral Products Association, discusses the current constraints on aggregate supply and outlines some of the steps necessary to ensure demand can be met in...

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12 August 2015 | Planning & Development

How inconsistency in regulatory interpretation is making it difficult for mineral operations to obtain appropriate fill material to secure the restoration of quarries

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28 July 2014 | Planning & Development

Thought-provoking national event debates the crucial issues around sustainable minerals supply

28 October 2013 | Planning & Development

SLR review new planning guidance and policy and how it will impact on quarry development