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Construction Industry Golf Day 2020

27 Aug 2020 08:00

UPDATED 23/03/2020: due to ongoing COVID-19 situation we have made the decision to postpone our Construction Industry Golf Day event from its original date in June 2020. The new date for this event will be Thursday 27th August 2020.

Construction Industry Golf Day, hosted by British Precast, in aid of CRASH Charity.

Annual Dinner 2020

01 Oct 2020 19:00

UPDATED 23/03/2020: due to ongoing COVID-19 situation we have made the decision to postpone our Annual Dinner and Best Practice Awards event from its original date in June 2020. The new date for this event will be Thursday 1st October 2020.


Our Annual Dinner and Awards Evening will be held at the Leicester Marriott Hotel, on the Thursday 25th June.

PRECAST2020

05 Nov 2020 08:30

Our annual PRECAST conference and exhibition is the only industry specific precast concrete event in the UK. The event will take place back on home ground at the Leicester Tigers Stadium on Thursday 5th November 2020.

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The Aircrete Products Association: COVID-19 Industry Position

30 Mar 2020

As a result of the guidance provided by the Government and Public Health England, all APA members will cease Aircrete product production as soon and as safely as possible while continuing to review the situation to act accordingly.

Event Reminder: BIBM Congress Copenhagen 2020

04 Mar 2020

UPDATED 30/03/2020: due to ongoing COVID-19 situation the decision was made to postpone the BIMB Congress event from its original date in May 2020. The new date for this event will be 15th-17th November 2020.

BIBM Congress is returning for its 23rd year in Copenhagen!

Loughborough University’s School of Architecture Building and Civil Engineering - the 3D Concrete Printing Process

21 Feb 2020

In January 2020, British Precast held discussions with research students and senior staff at Loughborough University’s School of Architecture Building and Civil Engineering and toured their industrial scale research laboratory. Recent research focusing on off-site fabrication of concrete components using 3D Concrete Printing (3DCP) and samples of products and test manufacturing were on show and the University is advancing a number of projects, including work under the 'Transforming Construction’ arm of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

48th ICT Convention Symposium 2020

19 Feb 2020

UPDATED 16/03/2020: The Institute of Concrete Technology's 48th ICT Convention Symposium - "Concrete: Getting More for Less" - has been postponed from it's original date of Thursday 19th March 2020 until an as-yet-unconfirmed date in September. More information to follow.

Event Reminder: NHBC Building For Tomorrow Roadshows 2020 Start Next Week!

18 Feb 2020

UPDATED 16/03/2020: due to ongoing COVID-19 situation NHBC have cancelled the remaining Build For Tomorrow Roadshows. Go to www.nhbc.co.uk for more information.

Modern Masonry will be providing a seminar session at all 8 NHBC Building for Tomorrow 2020 events focusing on the possible effects and influence of Part L 2020 on Masonry homes and what homes could look like following The Future Homes Standard, Part L, SAP 11 and the National Design Plan.

Diabetes Risk and Liability in the Workplace

20 Jan 2020

Diabetes is an invisible condition posing often unrecognised health and safety risks to companies. Civil and criminal liability could follow if steps have not been taken to identify and eliminate the risk.

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 an affliate 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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