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11 May 2017 08:30

The UK's largest precast concrete industry conference & exhibition - PRECAST2017, 11th May at Leicester Tigers Stadium.

Annual Golf Day 2017

06 Jun 2017 10:00

The British Precast Members' Annual Golf Day offers the chance to entertain and network with customers.

Annual Dinner

29 Jun 2017 19:00


Now that the Awards entries deadline has passed, we have started to take bookings for the Annual Black Tie Dinner.


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Could you be a winner?

12 Apr 2017

All entries for our Best Practice Awards have been received, and judging is underway to determine the winners! Shortlisted entries will be announced at PRECAST2017, with the ultimate winners receiving their prizes at our Annual Dinner.

Will you be PAR-taking in our Golf Day?

07 Apr 2017

Bookings for our Golf Day are filling up fast. However, spaces are still available! Book early to avoid missing out on British Precast's most social and enjoyable event of the year.

PRECAST2017 Programme Released

04 Apr 2017

We are pleased to announce the PRECAST2017 programme has now been released. A list of exhibitors is now available. Please note that all exhibition spaces are fully booked.

45th ICT Convention Symposium

30 Mar 2017

Concrete is the means of creating modern superstructures and buildings. As such the intention is that it
should be long lasting. However, the last 50 years or so have shown that concrete can be vulnerable given
hostile environments and demanding specifications. As a result of this experience innovation in materials
and design have resulted in concrete that will be durable – or has it?

SHAD 2017

27 Mar 2017

Huge thanks to Forterra Building Products for hosting our latest SHAD. Delegates participated at all six learning stations: risk perception, safe manual handling, dust, drugs and alcohol testing in the workplace, noise and vibration, and cancer awareness.

Andrew Dix FCIPS

24 Feb 2017

It is with deep regret that we have to announce the sudden passing of Andrew Dix. Andy was both President of British Precast from 2012 – 2016 and Chairman of the Precast Flooring Federation until May last year.

BIBM Congress 2017

16 Jan 2017

BIBM Congresses offer the perfect opportunity for those in the precast industry to network, and find out about recent developments. From May 17-19, 2017, the 22nd BIBM Congress will be held in Madrid, Spain.

45th ICT Convention Symposium

04 Jan 2017

Are Concrete Durability problems a thing of the past? This topic will be discussed in detail at the 2017 ICT Convention, taking place on the 6th April.

Concrete toppings above beam and block floors

21 Dec 2016

On 20th December 2016 NHBC produced Issue 2 of its document Guidance on the Use of Reinforcement to Concrete Toppings above Beam and Block Floors. The transition period will now run until 30th April 2017.

Note to Editors

British Precast is the trade association for precast concrete manufacturers and members of the supply chain. The main aims of the federation are to promote precast concrete in the construction market and to disseminate information, through a range of industry representation and by shared knowledge, to add value to its member companies. With a growing membership of over 60 precast concrete manufacturer members, and more than 100 supply chain organisations, members' interests are continually developed through our team of dedicated professionals who have extensive connections with organisations in the UK and worldwide.

British Precast is part of The Mineral Products Association (MPA), the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.
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