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Safety and Health Awareness Day

30 Nov 2017 09:15

Our November SHAD is aimed at those in leadership positions, and will focus on sound personal health in the workplace.

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British Precast at ECOBUILD 2016

07 Mar 2016

This is the second year of the Concrete and Masonry Pavilion at Ecobuild, from 8th-10th March at ExCel, London. There will be a range of high-level seminars covering housing, whole life measurement and resilience, as well as hosting two industry receptions. Come and visit the High Performance Housing Stand with built examples and live demonstrations.

44th ICT Convention Symposium

01 Mar 2016

The Institute of Concrete Technology will be holding the 44th ICT Convention Symposium - The Future of Precast on the 14th April 2016 at Loughborough University. This ICT Convention Symposium will be an opportunity to be updated and to debate concrete technology issues.

 

Annual Golf Day 2016

24 Feb 2016

Join us for our annual Golf Day at The Belfry. This is a fantastic day for British Precast members to bring guests along for a great social day networking whilst enjoying a game of 18 holes on the PGA championship course. There will be on course entertainment followed by an early evening dinner with prize presentations.

Carbon footprinting factsheets for architectural cladding products

23 Feb 2016

 In an effort to help the construction industry obtain more accurate, representative and realistic carbon footprinting data, our product group Architectural and Structural Precast Association (ASPA) has published detailed carbon footprinting factsheets covering brick-faced and reconstituted Portland stone architectural precast cladding, with a third to follow shortly covering precast reinforced structural concrete.

PRECAST2016: Programme Announced

12 Feb 2016

The Programme for PRECAST2016 has been announced.

PRECAST2016 is the biggest precast concrete show of the year!

 

The Concrete and Masonry Pavilion at Ecobuild 2016

22 Jan 2016

We're at Ecobuild! 

British Precast and The Concrete Centre are pleased to be hosting The Concrete and Masonry Pavilion at Ecobuild 2016 on the 8-10th March at ExCel, London. Come and visit us to gain practical advice and the latest best practice guidance from the Aircrete Products Association, Concrete Block Association and the Precast Flooring Federation.   

 

PRECAST2016 - 12 May 2016

21 Dec 2015

Save the date for the UK's biggest annual precast concrete exhibition taking place next year on 12 May 2016 at Leicester Tigers Stadium! This year's event was a great success and we have already had a lot of interest from exhibitors to showcase at PRECAST2016.

Safe Precast App and Website Available

15 Dec 2015

The ‘Safeprecast’ website and app provides resources that will make key health and safety information easily accessible for everybody who works within the precast concrete sector.

Concrete Upper Floors for High Performance

17 Nov 2015

Concrete separating floors are common in multi occupancy accommodation - flats, student accommodation and hotels - but the current market share of concrete in upper floors of housing is in single digits. This seems to be despite the benefits precast concrete has to offer and the capacity and capability of the supply chain.

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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