First of three planning applications for additional work at north-east surface mines submitted for approval
Secretary of State gives permission for Gallagher Aggregates to extend Kentish Ragstone quarry
Company begins public consultation over plans for new surface coal mine in south-east Northumberland
Association welcomes spending review but reiterates need for accelerated delivery
Association pleased with government statement that mineral products will be included in Nationally Significant Infrastructure planning regime
Green light for new silica sand quarry at Two Oaks Farm between Mansfield and Kirkby in Ashfield
New Annual Mineral Planning Survey (AMPS) sends worrying signals about future aggregate supplies
Bob Neill MP stresses: now it is ‘time to get on with implementation’ of mineral plans
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.....
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
Moreton Cullimore, managing director of the Cullimore Group, champions the role of aggregates and calls for greater government support for the industry
Latest in a series of bimonthly features by BDS Marketing Research reporting on the current state of aggregate reserves
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
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...
How inconsistency in regulatory interpretation is making it difficult for mineral operations to obtain appropriate fill material to secure the restoration of quarries