Aggregate Industries

Aggregate Industries talkin' bout cold mix evolution


Materials supplier Aggregate Industries has launched its onsite asphalt material, Foamix Eco, which it says can achieve carbon neutral status.

Can we achieve 'carbon negative' asphalt? Aggregate Industries says yes


Aggregate Industries has completed a trial of its new Foamix product, which it said paves the way for carbon-negative asphalt.

Highways Asks you to help map net zero task


Highways magazine, in partnership with Aggregate Industries, needs your contribution in its quest to support the highway sector's understanding of net zero and sustainability.

Aggregate Industries gets nod on £47m Leics repair deal


Leicestershire and Leicester councils have picked local giant Aggregate Industries to deliver a five-year £47m road repair and maintenance contract covering 3,000 miles of highways across the county.

Aggregate Industries hoists the standard for warm mix


Aggregate Industries has transitioned to warm mix asphalt production as standard across its asphalt product portfolio.

Derbyshire spends big on both 'strategic and non strategic' works


Derbyshire County Council has awarded Aggregate Industries a contract worth £6.5m to carry out resurfacing work over the next year and is seeking bidders for further work worth a total of £24m.

Edgcumbe to lead Aggregate Industries' surfacing division


Aggregate Industries has appointed Thomas Edgcumbe to its executive committee as managing director for surfacing solutions, with overall responsibility for its newly combined asphalt and contracting divisions.

Aggregate Industries opens mobile testing lab


Aggregate Industries' contracting division has opened a ‘pioneering’ new laboratory for materials testing due to a 'dearth of testing facilities' in the contracting sector.

Aggregate Industries gets Preston link road job


The contracting division of Aggregate Industries has won and started work on the contract to construct pavement for the £200m Preston Western Distributor Road.

Aggregate Industries appoints new divisional MD


Aggregate Industries has appointed Andy Swinnerton as the new managing director of its aggregates division.

Northumbrian joins Aggregate Industries family


Construction materials supplier Aggregate Industries has acquired independent road surfacing and highway maintenance contractor Northumbrian Roads Limited.

Aggregate Industries announces offsetting plans for 'carbon neutral' asphalt


Aggregate Industries has pledged to make its low temperature SuperLow asphalt range carbon neutral through offsetting emissions.

Comment: Stepping up on health and safety


Paddy Murphy, managing director of Aggregate Industries’ Contracting Division, discusses new initiatives that are designed to make high-risk activities as safe as possible

Aggregate Industries' 15th 'earn while you learn' apprenticeship programme 


Ahead of National Apprenticeship Week (3-7 February), Aggregate Industries has launched its 2020 Apprenticeship Programme designed to offer people the chance to earn while they learn.

Former quarry transformed into Ripon City Wetlands


A working aggregates quarry has been transformed into a new wetland haven for wildlife thanks to Aggregate Industries, which bought to rights in 2003, and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust (YWT).

Lafarge tackles carbon from the ground up with new cement blend


Lafarge Cement has launched what it says is a ‘high performance, low carbon, CEM II blend cement’.

Native Edwards returns to lead Aggregate Industries UK


Aggregate Industries UK has announced that Guy Edwards will take over as its CEO from January.

Infrastructure sector shows its colours celebrating pride month


From flags to cupcakes, all month companies have been celebrating diversity in support for the LGBT community.

Aggregate Industries wins £70m pavement contract for A14 scheme


Aggregate Industries has won a £70m contract to deliver the surfacing works for England’s largest current road improvement project.

Demand for asphalt starting to fall, research shows


Demand for asphalt has begun to fall after two years of solid growth, according to research carried out by BDS Marketing.

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