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14 Mar 2019
A number of guidance documents and updates were published by the UK Government in recent weeks, many of which are provided in the form of summaries and links...
14 Feb 2019
This week saw evidence published in the journal of Biological Conservation showing an alarming trend of insect species decline which, that left unchecked, could cause a collapse of the world’s ecosystems.
22 Jan 2019
The 31st December 2018 saw us say goodbye to Andrew Minson who has left British Precast and The Concrete Centre after 15 years of service to take up a role at the Global Cement and Concrete Association.
29 Nov 2018
A popular and informative event, this Autumn SHAD was focused on the movement of goods. Key speakers during the day included Andrew Bowker - HSE, Joy Graham - NASS, and Ronald Arnott from the DVSA.
23 Nov 2018
RBA has been at the forefront of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) for over 20 years and recognises the potential of concrete block permeable paving (CBPP) as a key, multifunctional SuDS technique.
15 Oct 2018
Entries for our 2019 Awards are open, and we're pleased to announce two new award categories!
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.
09 Jul 2018
On July 5th we held our Annual Dinner at the Marriott Hotel, Leicester. Alan Smith, our new president opened the evening with a welcoming speech.
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.
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.
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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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