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"Welcome to the Dundee V&A"

14 Sep 2018

Scotland's first design museum is opening its doors this weekend to the public. This extraordinary building has received worldwide recognition, and is a testament to modern methods of construction, utilising first class technologies to achieve its design.

British Precast Appoints New President: Alan Smith

29 Jun 2018

Alan Smith, Chief Operating Officer for Robert Brett and Sons has nearly 40 years experience working in the building materials sector, 26 of which have been with precast concrete paving, concrete blocks and structural concrete. 

British Precast Golf Day 2018: In Review

14 Jun 2018

Our members and their guests had a great time playing on the PGA Course at The Belfry yesterday. Scoring the Stableford format, individual and team scores were counted as well as the traditional longest drive and nearest the pin.

PRECAST2018: In Review

18 May 2018

Sponsored by Trimble Tekla, PRECAST2018 was a great day offering an outstanding programme, with top speakers from the HSE, CPA and BRE

Operative Safety and Health Awareness Day: In Review

09 Apr 2018

Our Spring Operative SHAD was well received by our members’ employees. The day was centred around health and wellbeing, with topics on dust and silica, mental health, manual handling, drugs and alcohol, and noise and vibration. This spring SHAD was held at The Best Western Hotel, in Stoke.

Leadership Safety and Health Awareness Day 2017: In Review

04 Dec 2017

Our November 2017 SHAD was a huge success, with a record number of delegates in attendance. The theme of the day was occupational health with presentations delivered by experts from HSE, IOSH and Mental Health charity Mates in Mind. 

Creativity In Concrete Award Winners 2017: ACME Architects

02 Nov 2017

ACME, acronym for ‘A Company Making Everything’ was established in London ten years ago, and has since expanded internationally. Working in the fields of urban planning, contemporary architecture and interior design, the practice works with private, corporate and public clients.

Sustainability Matters 2017

18 Jul 2017

British Precast has recently launched its latest Sustainability Matters report – comprising of the most recent Sustainability KPI data from 2016.

Note to Editors

British Precast is the trade association for precast concrete manufacturers and members of the supply chain. The main aims of the federation are to promote precast concrete in the construction market and to disseminate information, through a range of industry representation and by shared knowledge, to add value to its member companies. With a growing membership of over 60 precast concrete manufacturer members, and more than 100 supply chain organisations, members' interests are continually developed through our team of dedicated professionals who have extensive connections with organisations in the UK and worldwide.

British Precast is an affliate of the Mineral Products Association (MPA), the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.
 
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