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29 Jun 2017 19:00
Our Annual Dinner will be held at the Leicester Marriott Hotel, on the 29th June, starting at 7pm till late.
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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.
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.
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?
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.
14 Mar 2017
The British Precast Concrete Federation (BPCF) in conjunction with the Precast Flooring Federation (PFF) is pleased to announce the publication of a third party verified BS EN15804 compliant generic hollowcore flooring EPD.
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.
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.
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.
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.
25 Nov 2016
Our second SHAD (Safety and Health Awareness Day) of the year took place on 24th November at the National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull. The event was a huge success, with over 70 delegates from over 30 companies in attendance. Members travelled from as far afield as Ireland and Cornwall to take part in the day.
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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