Agg-Net

The Aggregates & Recycling Information Network
Mobile Menu
From the organisers of
 

Department for Transport

News article

Potholes
01 July 2019 | Asphalt & Surfacing | 1 Comment

Transport Select Committee says long-term funding settlement essential to local roads maintenance

Jacqueline O'Donovan
28 May 2019 | Education & Training

Industry champion appointed as vice-chair of Diversity and Inclusion group for Strategic Transport Apprenticeship Taskforce and Dft

Pothole
11 March 2019 | Asphalt & Surfacing

Proposal to increase guarantee on utility firms’ roadworks and introduce new asphalt standards

Volumetric truck

Batched on Site Association issues response to Department for Transport’s decision

Volumetric truck

Association hails decision to align future regulation of volumetric concrete mixers with HGVs as a ‘victory for road safety’

Volumetric concrete mixer
08 December 2017 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products | 1 Comment

Association calling for action to regulate the safety of some of the largest construction trucks on the road

09 April 2015 | Quarrying

Freight Transport Association welcomes increase in HGV speed limit on single-carriageway roads

Volumetric concrete mixer

Association urges government to end loopholes that allow volumetrics to sidestep HGV regulations

Pothole funding
23 December 2014 | Quarrying

Transport Secretary announces £6 billion fund to help tackle potholes and improve local roads

04 November 2014 | Safety, Health & Environment

British Aggregates Association says new DCPC legislation has backfired and made roads more dangerous

Robert Durward
14 August 2014 | Quarrying | 2 Comments

BAA calls on Department for Transport to postpone ‘idiotic’ EU Directive before lives are lost

27 June 2014 | Quarrying

Association says long-awaited investment much needed but stresses prevention is better than cure

Cycle Safe
12 September 2013 | Safety, Health & Environment

MPA responds to Department for Transport announcements on lorry safety and cycling