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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.
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
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.
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.
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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