Hanson UK

About Hanson UK

We produce aggregates (crushed rock, sand and gravel), ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, cement and cement related materials. We are part of the HeidelbergCement Group, which has leading global positions in aggregates, cement and concrete.

Hanson UK is split into four business lines – aggregates, concrete, asphalt and contracting and cement – which together operate around 300 manufacturing sites and employ over 3,000 people. Read more

Quarry Life Award competition

The bi-ennial competition, now in its fourth round, is open to university students, academics, researchers, schools and community groups and offers the chance to win up to £30,000 for quarry-based biodiversity research projects.

Visit the Hanson Quarry Life Award site

Latest news

Hanson exhibiting at this year's Highways UK event
Hanson appoints new packed products general manager
QLA deadline approaches
2 November 2017

Hanson exhibiting at this year's Highways UK event

Highways UK 2017.
Hanson’s Asphalt and Contracting division is exhibiting at this year’s Highways UK event, which is being held at the NEC in Birmingham on November 8 and 9. Representatives will be on hand on stand E04 to discuss the company’s asphalt supply and lay capabilities and experience as well as its innovative approaches. These include Hanson’s award-winning iPave tool; ‘moving floor’ vehicles to enhance the company’s delivery fleet; and high-quality, sustainable solutions for all surfacing applications. Karen Wright, Hanson’s learning and development manager, will also be joining a panel talking...
24 October 2017

Hanson appoints new packed products general manager

Paul Lacey, general manager of Hanson packed products.
Hanson has appointed Paul Lacey as general manager of its packed products business.  Paul, who was previously head of sustainability and marketing for Hanson, has also worked for Ronseal and Crown Paints and has extensive experience in commercial and business development. He will be responsible for sites across the country producing packed cementitious products such as Postfix, as well as decorative and construction aggregates. Commenting on his new appointment, Paul said: “My knowledge of the company and product range, combined with my experience in marketing and business development, will...
23 October 2017

QLA deadline approaches

Quarry life award.
The deadline is approaching for entries to the 2018 Quarry Life Award. The bi-ennial competition, now in its fourth round, is open to university students, academics, researchers, schools and community groups and offers the chance to win up to £30,000 for quarry-based biodiversity research projects. Hanson has produced three videos to promote the awards scheme. The first explains what the competition is all about and the types of proposals you can submit. The second and third features first-hand experiences from students and lecturers at Bath Spa University and the University of the West of...


Hanson Careers

Careers.

Visit Hanson Careers website for latest job opportunities as well as information on our graduate and apprenticeship programmes. Find out how to apply and information on benefits available to Hanson employees. Visit the website

Hanson Communities

Hanson Communities.

Visit the Hanson Communities website for information on Hanson's key larger sites including contacts, news, history, videos and more. Visit the website

       

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