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08 March 2012 | Quarrying

Colleagues mourn death of Chris Coton, concrete technical services manager for the South West

13 January 2011 | Safety, Health & Environment

Hanson supplying 7,000 tonnes of rock armour from Whatley Quarry to Minehead by rail

22 December 2010 | Safety, Health & Environment

HANSON have become the UK’s biggest supplier of heavy building materials to receive the Carbon Trust Standard across all its business lines, achieving a 33% reduction in carbon emissions from...

23 September 2010 | Quarrying

HANSON UK have become the first brick manufacturer to achieve BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing of Materials (RSM) certification for all products from their UK brick production sites.

AN office development on Hanson’s former brick works site at Stewartby, in Bedfordshire, has won the 2010 British Precast Concrete Federation’s ‘best project’ award.

HANSON have awarded Cosalt a major contract to supply a range of high-visibility orange workwear to the company’s quarry products division.

29 April 2010 | Asphalt & Surfacing

HANSON have become the first company in the UK to produce and lay low-energy asphalt (LEA) in a move that will reduce the level of carbon emissions associated with asphalt production for road...

HANSON have been awarded a £2.5 million contract to supply specialist concrete to the A1 upgrade project in Yorkshire.

18 December 2009 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products

HANSON UK have been named supplier of the year 2009 by Stent Foundations – now part of Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering (BBGE).

20 November 2009 | Quarrying

TARMAC have maintained their position as the leading aggregates producer in Great Britain, despite losing some slight market share in recent months.

07 October 2009 | Quarrying

MANY of the construction industry...

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17 September 2009 | Safety, Health & Environment

HANSON have been certified with the Responsible Sourcing of Materials (RSM) standard for two complete product lines – ready-mixed concrete and aggregates – covering nearly 300 UK production sites...

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24 September 2008 | Quarrying

Six asphalt plants at Heidelberg-owned Hanson are facing the axe as are as many as 10 quarries as the company struggles to fight the effects of the downturn.

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04 July 2007 | Education & Training

CEMEX UK and Hanson were among 150 leading employers from across England who signed the Skills Pledge on 14 June at a major event hosted by UK skills envoy Sir Digby Jones.

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