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DC Vlaanderen. Photo: Dover Strait Shipping
09 August 2022 | Quarrying

Dover’s cargo business solidifies position as major construction hub for the South East

GRS deliver first cargo of sustainable aggregates
02 August 2022 | Aggregate Recycling

Delivery marks start of 500,000 tonnes of low-carbon secondary aggregates shipped into English capital each year

Thames Estuary Visionary
20 May 2021 | Quarrying

Business joins elite group aiming to unlock the Thames Estuary’s potential and generate green growth

CEMEX Fulham
17 May 2021 | Concrete

Companies agree new river Thames freight contract to reduce transport CO2 by 75%

MV Starnes
21 August 2020 | Quarrying

State-of-the-art vessel expected to begin cargo-carrying operations at the end of September

FTA signpost
18 March 2020 | Quarrying

Free web portal provides overview of essential information and advice for transport and logistics sector

HPC deliveries by sea
05 September 2019 | Quarrying

New jetty to play key role in reducing road transport, carbon emissions and local traffic disruption

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Neptune self-discharging coaster vessel
04 June 2019 | Concrete

Milestone moment for Brett Aggregates’ new hub on the river Thames in East London

Felix navtug barge
02 July 2018 | Plant & Equipment

Emission tests reveal the long-term environmental benefits of using barges on the river Thames

Tarmac rail wagons
28 March 2018 | Mineral Planning

Mineral Products Association welcomes London Mayor’s commitment to rail and water freight

08 March 2018 | Plant & Equipment | 1 Comment

First of eight new barges gets to work removing spoil from Thames Tideway Tunnel project

Nigel Jackson
24 January 2018 | Mineral Planning

Mineral Products Association concerned about the lack of a strategic approach to the supply chain

Thames Tideway Tunnel
16 March 2017 | Quarrying

Aggregate Industries to remove 800,000 tonnes of tunnelling process spoil via river Thames

Welsh Slate decorative aggregate shipment
14 November 2016 | Quarrying

Company supplies 10,000 tonnes of decorative materials for distribution across the Continent

Freight by Water
14 July 2016 | Quarrying

Using lessons from the Thames, Freight by Water seeks to promote greater use of inland waterways