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Oscrete UK announces new NPD and sustainability manager
Concrete

Oscrete UK announces new NPD and sustainability manager

Concrete admixture manufacturer Oscrete UK continues its growth trajectory with the appointment of a new NPD and sustainability manager. Former laboratory manager Matthew Gabriel, has …

Bacteria based concrete, insulation made from fungi & automated design tools make the shortlist for construction innovation competition
Concrete

Bacteria based concrete, insulation made from fungi & automated design tools make the shortlist for construction innovation competition

Ideas to improve the construction industry have flooded in from all over the world for the 2021 COINS Grand Challenge, a global competition organised by …

How to Pour Concrete and Avoid Injury
Occupational H&S

How to Pour Concrete and Avoid Injury

If you’re taking your DIY game to the next level and have your sights set on cementing the base for your own shed, read these …

Ready Mix Concrete - The Various Types And Advantages That You Must Know
Building Products

Ready Mix Concrete – The Various Types And Advantages That You Must Know

The workers take special care while preparing ready-mix concrete in the factory. It is prepared with a batching plant, under specific temperature and conditions. This …

Choosing the Right Type of Concrete
Building Products

Choosing the Right Type of Concrete

The planning stages of a construction project require attention to a whole lot of details, and the type of concrete being used is one that …

5 Perfect Uses of Concrete in the Garden
Industry Sectors

5 Perfect Uses of Concrete in the Garden

Concrete brings both practicality and beauty to any garden, if used in the right way. While it’s primarily known for being a high-strength material that …

Vivalda is urging contractors to adopt off-site fabrication to combat the scourge of dust inhalation
Health, Safety & Environmental

Vivalda is urging contractors to adopt off-site fabrication to combat the scourge of dust inhalation

Vivalda, the UK’s largest independent supplier of cladding systems, has kicked off the new year with a campaign to encourage contractors to consider off-site fabrication …

Self-Healing Construction Materials Developed at Cambridge University
Building Products

Self-Healing Construction Materials Developed at Cambridge University

Dolomite Microfluidics’ micro-encapsulation technologies are used by researchers at the University of Cambridge to develop self-healing construction materials. The University’s Department of Engineering’s Geotechnical and …

Preston Bus Station Redevelopment Is Complete
Design & Planning

Preston Bus Station Redevelopment Is Complete

JP Concrete has installed the final reinforced concrete barrier for the £23.3 million redevelopment of Preston Bus Station. Completed in time-critical phases to allow the …

Design & Planning

Preston Bus Station Redevelopment Is Complete

JP Concrete has installed the final reinforced concrete barrier for the £23.3 million redevelopment of Preston Bus Station. Completed in time-critical phases to allow the …