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Construction Industry Golf Day 2020

27 Aug 2020 08:00

Construction Industry Golf Day, hosted by British Precast, in aid of CRASH Charity.

 

New Announcement: In line with Government advice on the Covid-19 pandemic, Board members of British Precast have taken the decision not to run the Construction Industry Golf Day in 2020. We hope to run the event in summer 2021.​

Annual Dinner 2020

01 Oct 2020 19:00

Our Annual Dinner and Awards Evening will be held at the Leicester Marriott Hotel, on the Thursday 25th June.

 

New Annoucement: In line with Government advice on the Covid-19 pandemic, Board members of British Precast have taken the decision not to run the Annual Dinner in 2020. This event is cancelled but will return in summer 2021.

PRECAST2020

05 Nov 2020 08:30

Our annual PRECAST conference and exhibition is the only industry specific precast concrete event in the UK. The event will take place back on home ground at the Leicester Tigers Stadium on Thursday 5th November 2020.

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Eliminating The Risks Of Offsite Construction

15 Jun 2017

So you want to choose offsite construction, knowing that project team members are wary of the risks of being early adopters of new technology and being exposed to new suppliers.  Precast concrete overcomes these concerns and there are other benefits too.

Buy British Precast

15 Jun 2017

A Domestic Precast Sector is essential for the UK.

The products our industry manufactures contribute to the UK construction industry - improving our schools, houses, offices, hospitals, transport networks, utilities and quality of life.

Golf Day 2017: In Review

12 Jun 2017

A record number of members and guests enjoyed the challenges of the PGA Course at The Belfry at our Annual Golf Day on June 6th. Scoring the Stableford format, individual and team scores were counted as well as the traditional longest drive and nearest the pin.

Operative Safety and Health Awareness Day 2017: In Review

27 Mar 2017

Huge thanks to Forterra Building Products for hosting our latest SHAD. Delegates participated at all six learning stations: risk perception, safe manual handling, dust, drugs and alcohol testing in the workplace, noise and vibration, and cancer awareness.

Andrew Dix FCIPS

24 Feb 2017

It is with deep regret that we have to announce the sudden passing of Andrew Dix. Andy was both President of British Precast from 2012 – 2016 and Chairman of the Precast Flooring Federation until May last year.

Safety and Health Awareness Day 2016: In Review

25 Nov 2016

Our second SHAD (Safety and Health Awareness Day) of the year took place on 24th November at the National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull. The event was a huge success, with over 70 delegates from over 30 companies in attendance. Members travelled from as far afield as Ireland and Cornwall to take part in the day.

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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