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SunEnviro acquires Advanced Demolition Limited

SunEnviro acquires Advanced Demolition Limited

On 18th January, Sun Environmental Services Group (SunEnviro) acquired Advanced Demolition Limited (ADL), a Hoddesdon-based company specialising in skip hire, recycling, and demolition services. This acquisition allows SunEnviro to expand its services beyond East Anglia and into Hertfordshire and Greater London. SunEnviro is a fast-growing brand that consists of flagship skip hire business SunSkips, as...

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Scott Bros invest £4m in developing country’s largest ‘urban quarry’

Scott Bros invest £4m in developing country’s largest ‘urban quarry’

SCOTT BROS is investing more than £4 million in the country’s largest ‘urban quarry’ – allowing it to convert more construction and excavation waste into sustainably-produced sand and aggregate. Its current wash plant handles up to 50 tons of inert material per hour, while the new plant will be capable of processing a further 200...

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ASH Group celebrate opening of new facility in Ellesmere Port

ASH Group celebrate opening of new facility in Ellesmere Port

WREXHAM-based ASH Group, who specialise in a huge range of waste management services, have celebrated the opening of their new state-of-the-art Aggregates Wash Plant in Ellesmere Port. The facility has been officially opened by Justin Madders, MP for Ellesmere Port and Neston, and will provide 100% recycled and washed aggregates for a huge range of...

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Aggregate Industries’ super quarry earns eco certification

Aggregate Industries’ super quarry earns eco certification

LEADING construction and infrastructure player Aggregate Industries has achieved international recognition from the Concrete Sustainability Council (CSC), receiving a Gold Certificate, the highest standard for supply of aggregates, at Glensanda, the largest granite quarry in Europe, making the company the first in the UK to receive the global certification. The CSC was formed in 2016...

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Collaboration is key for early M23 success for Aggregate Industries

Collaboration is key for early M23 success for Aggregate Industries

THROUGH a number of evening and weekend closures and successful collaborative arrangements, leading construction and infrastructure player, Aggregate Industries completed the surfacing works ahead of schedule on the M23 smart motorway project, laying 52,000 tonnes of asphalt in one month. The project is a great example of collaboration, engaging with external stakeholders across the supply...

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Aggregate Industries and BASF unveil new waterproof concrete

Aggregate Industries and BASF unveil new waterproof concrete

AGGREGATE Industries has partnered with BASF Construction Chemicals to launch its leading WatertightTM concrete, a new versatile range of specialised concretes designed to protect a structure from water ingress or to retain water within a structure. When compared to traditional methods of achieving watertight structures, Watertight offers contractors and specifiers a fast track solution that...

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Aggregate Industries keeps its cool with low temperature asphalt

WITH the industry under increasing pressure to use sustainable materials in road construction, Aggregate Industries has launched Superlow, a low temperature asphalt enabling quicker, more environmentally-friendly project completion. Specially formulated for use on highways and road infrastructure schemes, this range of asphalt is mixed at 20°C – 40°C lower than hot mix asphalt. As it...

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(L-R) Bob Borthwick and Peter Scott of Scott Bros with Dr Paul Sargent and research graduate Feysal Shifa

Scott Bros enlists Teesside University’s help to recycle unwanted ‘filter cake’

WASTE recycling experts Scott Bros. Ltd are hoping academics from Teesside University can assist in finding a practical solution for utilising their own particular brand of unwanted ‘filter cake’. The Teesside firm’s state-of-the-art £1m wash plant processes construction and excavation waste into high quality sand and aggregate for use in the building and construction industry....