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Static recycled aggregates sites produced up to 40 million tonnes in 2010, according to new industry report
DESPITE a slight improvement in 2010, UK aggregates production is at its lowest level in nearly 50 years. Last year production was around 160 million tonnes, a figure not seen since before 1965....
Latest industry report shows major growth in ready-mixed concrete delivered by volumetric lorries
MORE than 30 landfill sites have closed in the past year. This is on top of nearly 50 sites that closed in the previous 18 months.
A NEW industry analysis shows that the UK aggregates industry continues to be unable to replenish its output with new reserves, despite markets falling by 25% during 2009.
DURING the last 12 months, BDS Marketing Research have identified more than 75 concrete plants that have closed due to the recession. Of these, 56 were operated by the top-five companies.
SEVENTEEN asphalt plants are thought to have closed in Great Britain over the last 12 months.
BDS Marketing Research have issued an independent analysis of trends in aggregates market since 1990, and in particular the effects of the introduction of the Landfill Tax in 1996 and the...
TARMAC have maintained their position as the leading aggregates producer in Great Britain, despite losing some slight market share in recent months.
THE number of planning applications submitted, and consents granted, in 2009 to date for waste-management facilities has increased by 51% over last year, according to waste industry marketing...