12 Sep 2019 14:00
Nick Gorst, Director of British Precast and Secretary of Interpave (www.paving.org.uk), is scheduled to speak on the second day of Flood Expo. Nick will talk about the development of concrete block permeable paving as a sustainable drainage (SuDS) technique in the UK and how permeable paving creates opportunities for innovative uses of water in urban design.
30 Oct 2019 09:30
This annual autumn Safety and Health Awareness Day (SHAD) will focus on various aspects within the Industry. The day will look into HAV’s, Isolation, Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE), Mental Health awareness and the Safe Precast app.
28 Nov 2019 09:00
Working with HSE and other trade associations under the collective banner of CHARGE British Precast is jointly hosting this seminar, which will focus on the positive leadership and management behaviours that drive improved health and safety performance.
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14 Mar 2019
A number of guidance documents and updates were published by the UK Government in recent weeks, many of which are provided in the form of summaries and links...
01 Mar 2019
The British Precast team will be exhibiting at Futurebuild next week between 5th-7th March at the ExCel London. With this year’s Futurebuild event focusing on tackling the biggest challenges impacting the built environment, our speakers will cover the topics of structural and construction, the future of the concrete industry and other high-level themes.
14 Feb 2019
This week saw evidence published in the journal of Biological Conservation showing an alarming trend of insect species decline which, that left unchecked, could cause a collapse of the world’s ecosystems.
22 Jan 2019
The 31st December 2018 saw us say goodbye to Andrew Minson who has left British Precast and The Concrete Centre after 15 years of service to take up a role at the Global Cement and Concrete Association.
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.
13 Nov 2018
Important changes on how to obtain Paving Installer CSCS cards have been introduced, and the ending of 'Grandfather Rights' for Installers are on the way...
06 Nov 2018
RESERVE YOUR PLACE - Our next SHAD takes place on 27th November, and will be focused on the movement of goods.
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.