Latest news from the quarry, asphalt, cement, concrete and aggregate recycling industries
Tarmac have acquired Northwich-based Monty Mason Blocks from administrative receivers for an undisclosed sum.
Three Hanson Waste Management employees are to appear in a new television programme about landfill which forms part of the Open University's environmental management degree course.
Contrary to government assertions, the Quarry Products Association says the planned aggregates tax will not be able to deliver promised environmental improvements to communities affected by...
Previously only available to larger organisations, The Oil Lab offer a service for smaller companies which analyses oil used in all types of machinery.
THE University of Nottingham, Shell Bitumen and Shell Global Solutions (UK) have announced plans for a multimillion pound initiative to construct and operate a purpose-built, state-of-the-art...
Located in a purpose-built warehouse near Wolverhampton, Universal Steel UK are a newly formed, ISO 9002-accredited stockholder of both abrasion-resistant and high yield strength steel plate.
HANSON Aggregates are spending £650 million on two projects to upgrade and improve the efficiency and environmental performance of the 26-year-old lime-burning kiln at Batts Combe Quarry in...
At Alresford Sand & Ballast Co. Ltd's Villa Farm Quarry, bulk excavation to stockpile is the preferred method of extraction, which is sub-contracted as and when necessary.
CANTERBURY-based Robert Brett and Sons have expanded their operations with the acquisition of Greenham Construction Materials, a wholly owned subsidiary of Taylor Woodrow, for £29.8 million.
Available in 12V, 24V and combination 12/24V units, KJC have developed a range of powerful, mains-free portable engine starting units for the instant restaring of plant and vehicles with flat...
NORDBERG (UK) Ltd have been appointed as the sole UK distributors of the Broyt range of track- and wheel-mounted faceshovels.
Three Pioneer UK quarries have won the Group's 1999 International Directors' Award for Best Environmental Performance.
AGGREGATE Industries Inc. have acquired four businesses for $38.3 million (£24.4 million) as part of their strategy for ongoing expansion in the US.
Lafarge Redland Aggregates are proposing to create nearly 100ha of much needed, scarce wildlife habitat in the Medway Valley.