Aggregate Industries

And finally… Work completed on UK’s first carbon neutral road improvement project

Aggregate Industries’ contracting division has made history by completing the UK’s first carbon-neutral pavement scheme.

Published 26 January 2021

Aggregate Industries appoints new Aggregates MD

Construction materials supplier Aggregate Industries has appointed Andy Swinnerton as the new managing director of the firm’s Aggregates division.

Published 15 January 2021

Aggregate Industries achieves international sustainability certification at Glensanda quarry

Construction and infrastructure firm Aggregate Industries has achieved international recognition from the Concrete Sustainability Council (CSC) for its Glensanda quarry near Oban.

Published 21 July 2020

Maxi Readymix Concrete sold to Aggregate Industries

Construction materials supplier Aggregate Industries has acquired independent readymix concrete business Maxi Readymix Concrete Limited.

Published 3 October 2019

Aggregate Industries makes senior appointment to concrete business

Continuing to bolster its concrete business, construction materials supplier Aggregate Industries has appointed Max Colligan as the new managing director of Ready Mix Concrete and member of the company’s ExCo team.

Published 6 August 2019

Aggregate Industries appoints new executive committee member

Aggregate Industries has appointed Simon Marriott as managing director of Concrete Products in a strategic decision to bring the division to its executive committee.

Published 3 June 2019

Aggregate Industries provides new hybrid pitch for Tynecastle

Heart of Midlothian Football Club has upgraded its Tynecastle Park in Edinburgh with a new state-of-the-art hybrid pitch thanks to Aggregate Industries’ drainage stone, sand and rootzone.

Published 21 March 2019

And finally... Firm invests almost half a million pounds in snakes and lizards relocation

Aggregate Industries is undertaking a major conservation project at its Isle of Grain terminal in Kent, after embarking on a programme to relocate a number of reptile species.

Published 13 November 2018

Inclusion and equality in construction requires ‘fresh mind set’, says Aggregate Industries

Despite important progress made in recent years, there is still a massive job to do in creating a more inclusive and diverse workforce in the construction industry – one which requires a brand new mind-set, the Contracting Division of building materials supplier Aggregate Industries has stated.

Published 24 May 2018

'Half of jobs under threat' at Europe’s largest granite quarry

More than half of the staff at an Argyll quarry face losing their jobs following the award of a new contract, according to a workers’ union.

Published 14 July 2017

Aggregate Industries enters UK cement market with acquisition of Lafarge assets

Aggregate Industries has expanded into the UK cement market by taking ownership of Lafarge’s UK cement plants following the merger between Lafarge and Holcim.

Published 22 July 2015