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09 September 2014 | Safety, Health & Environment

2014 performance and sustainability report highlights progress being made and work still to be done

Dove Holes quarry

CEMEX UK’s largest quarry provides important habitat for one of the country’s rarest birds

Langford reeds (photo: RSPB)

Lafarge Tarmac and the RSPB open up visitor access to Langford Lowfields for the first time

Nesting raft at Whitesands Quarry

Junior Rangers and RNLI team up to create new nesting raft at Lafarge Tarmac’s Whitesands Quarry

MPA and Bat Conservation Trust

Organizations explore ways to bring working relationship closer together to benefit UK bat population

Partners meet in Maastricht to report on and celebrate achievements in the first half of the project

10 December 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

Eurovia quarries awarded to French and European level in the 2013 edition of the Sustainable Development of UEPG

05 December 2013 | Quarrying

Trade associations propose introduction of new funds to benefit local communities and biodiversity

Lord de Mauley
17 October 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

Environment Minister Lord de Mauley praises industry’s progress and partnership

Catherine Bearder MEP
17 October 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

Project launch highlights mineral sites’ huge potential to deliver for 2020 biodiversity targets

Tagged in: RESTOREBiodiversity
Hanson launch second Quarry Life Award
19 September 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

Biennial biodiversity research competition open to proposals at eight Hanson UK quarry sites

22 August 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

Conservationists say new EU-financed habitat-creation project will provide a vital lifeline for nature

Hitachi EX1900-6 excavator
23 July 2013 | Plant & Equipment

Hitachi EX1900-6 excavator improves productivity and environmental credentials at Belgian chalk quarry

Green Hairstreak butterfly

Landscape-scale conservation work improves butterfly habitat and gives rare species a boost

Tagged in: CEMEXBiodiversity
Tree planting at Potland Burn surface mine

Local schoolchildren help plant trees as part of rehabilitation plan for UK Coal surface mine

Tagged in: UK CoalBiodiversity