DXB Pump & Power-Simon Ruffles

A 2000m3/hr sewage bypass job in Leeds centre with their new 200mm pumpsets specifically designed for rag laden sewage without blocking.

Catch Simon’s presentation and his stand at BAA Annual bash Monday

Catch up with more news from DXB Pump and Power on LinkedIn


Scottish quarry operator takes delivery of a further three new loading shovels and another articulated hauler.

Read more about this on Agg-Net

Influential Management

Launch date for Colin’s new podcast set for 26th June. Join the community on LinkedIn and Facebook –  search the “interesting health and safety community”

Catch him on his stand at our BAA Annual Meeting Monday


Dave Olley in July is running the 100km Race to the Stones in Wiltshire for brain tumour research for a carbon8 Manager’s wife who had a tumour removed recently & a running mate who lost her dad to a brain tumour recently.
Dave is a speaker and has a stand at BAA Meeting Monday


New book published by Chris’ wife Victoria – which he would appreciate members purchasing.

Follow Victoria on Twitter
Follow Victoria on Twitter


Yarrows Aggregates

A retrospective application for a concrete batching plant and maintenance building at Little Catwick quarry on the eastern side of the Leven bypass was approved last month by East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

Archaeological Research Services

In partnership with the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre to provide the CARD Fund giving community archaeology projects the chance to acquire key radiocarbon dates from their sites.
In 2018, 11 projects benefited from this opportunity.

Find out more about the CARD Fund on their website.


On the shortlist at the National Family Business awards to be held at Wembley Stadium in July.

Mineral Planning Conference

Over 150 delegates at the annual event in Manchester last Thursday (16th) which BAA attended – many members present including Archaeological research services, Breedon, David Jarvis, Heatons, Knights, SLR, Stephenson-Halliday, The Mineral Planning Group, WYG

A brief review will be sent to Planning  Group members – and papers available on request