15 June 2012 - 15:13
Bob Neill MP stresses: now it is ‘time to get on with implementation’ of mineral plans
31 May 2012 - 18:09
John Mills joins the RSPB-Natural England partnership programme as planning adviser
28 May 2012 - 16:55
SRG granted permission to restore St Ninians surface mine into a landscaped work of art
28 May 2012 - 16:49
Consultancy firm to manage the transformation of East Pit and Margam surface mines
29 March 2012 - 17:29
MPA welcomes balanced NPPF but says focus must now be on urgent delivery of Local Plans
THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) has welcomed the newly published National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) which, if...
16 February 2012 - 15:32
UK aggregates industry continues its struggle to replenish its output with new reserves
THE UK aggregates industry continues to be unable to replenish its output with new reserves. This is despite markets continuing to...
16 February 2012 - 15:28
Northern Ireland’s construction materials sector to get a boost from £500 million infrastructure investment
THE Quarry Products Association NI (QPANI) has warmly welcomed the Regional Development Minister’s announcement...
09 February 2012 - 15:38
Plan-led system still failing to deliver and 60% of mineral plans more than five years late
ACCORDING to the Mineral Products Association (MPA), less than 40% (37) of the mineral planning authorities in England had...
09 February 2012 - 15:33
Up to 50 new jobs to be created at new Scottish opencast coal mine in West Lothian
BANKS Mining, part of the Banks Group, have commenced preparatory operations at Rusha surface mine, situated near the village of Breich...
07 February 2012 - 16:38
World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) launches practical guidance on quarry rehabilitation
THE World Business Council for Sustainable Development has released new practical guidance for managing...