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3D printing project aims to stimulate demand for waste concrete

3D printing project aims to stimulate demand for waste concrete

Waste concrete is set to be repurposed into outdoor furniture and memorials using additive manufacturing to create bespoke designs.

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Brett wins award for marine aggregates scheme

Brett Aggregates has received an accolade for its marine terminal project at Newhaven Port in East Sussex, which opened earlier this year.

Aggregate Industries bolsters asphalt portfolio

Aggregate Industries has strengthened its asphalt range with the launch of four new products, tailored for specific applications.

Quarry operator seeks permit for recycled aggregate production

Brauncewell Quarries has applied for a bespoke permit to broaden waste treatment activities for the production of quality secondary aggregate at its quarry...

Tarmac bridge work marks sustainability milestone for Cambridge

Tarmac has installed a bridge in Cambridge as part of its work in the city to deliver new sustainable transport routes for pedestrians and cyclists.

North Pennines project tackles mine river pollution

A £2m engineering project is under way to clean up river pollution from old mine tailings at a nationally important archaeological site in Carrshield.