BAA News

Here are the latest news stories about the British Aggregates Association and our members.  A full archive including previous stories is available here.

September 29, 2017 / Public-News

Skene Group

Good News ! Congratulations to Skene on the successful extension of working life by allowing deeper working at their Soutra...
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September 29, 2017 / Public-News

Tillicoultry Quarries

Good News !  Congratulations to Tillicoultry on the time extension granted by South Lanarkshire Council at their Ryeflatt sand and...
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September 22, 2017 / Public-News

SigmaRoc

Good News Slot -  Congratulations to our recent new member SigmaRoc who reported strong first half results last week.
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September 22, 2017 / Public-News

Cullimore Group

Cullimore Group’s 90th Birthday celebrations early September which 350 attended was reported in the local Stroud News. Read the full...
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August 18, 2017 / Public-News

BAA News in the Recent Press

Cullimore Group:  Above and beyond.... By Moreton Cullimore Ensuring quarry restoration schemes meet UK biodiversity requirements and future-proof business models...
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August 18, 2017 / Public-News

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Members are invited to apply for these prestigious Awards which recognise and encourage outstanding business achievement in innovation, international trade,...
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August 11, 2017 / Public-News

Reducing Unintended Movement of Plant – Managing Exposure to Consequential Risks

Construction Index reports that this guidance has been published in response to a series of accidents and near-misses by the...
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August 11, 2017 / Public-News

Other News – 11 August 2017

Vocational Qualifications Newsletter The latest newsletter from MP Awards is available here This includes a short recorded webinar about the...
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August 11, 2017 / Public-News

BAA Hits the Hardcopy Press!

Quarry Management, August - BAA Conference Report pt2 Mineral Planning, August - Early engagement is key to success
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August 11, 2017 / Public-News

English local regulatory fees to rise

Further to the consultation earlier this year DEFRA announced Tuesday (8th) that businesses regulated by local authorities will pay 4.5%...
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August 11, 2017 / Public-News

BAA Weekly News Friday 11th August 2017

British Aggregates Association Profile - Voicing Support We are featured in a 2- page article (pp52-53) in the latest (August)...
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July 28, 2017 / Public-News

New Member – A Falconer & Sons

A warm welcome to our latest new member A Falconer & Sons who operate Kirkhill Sand Quarry near Elgin. They...
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July 28, 2017 / Public-News

Vital – and Other – Statistics!

Despite industry objections government abandoned the collection for ONS (Office of National Statistics) of the statutory AMRI statistics last year...
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July 21, 2017 / Public-News

Congratulations to Breedon Group and Tillicoultry Quarries

Breedon Group have reported a doubling in revenue (to £326M) and a 50% increase in profit (to £31M) in the...
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July 14, 2017 / Public-News

Medium combustion plants and generators

The response to the recent DEFRA consultation ‘Improving air quality: reducing emissions from medium combustion plants and generators’ has now...
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