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

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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

Latest news

ITV Love Your Garden
Lakes College students cement interest in future construction careers
New Hanson technical service meets customer needs
22 June 2017

ITV Love Your Garden

ITV Love your garden.
Hanson’s packed products have featured on national television in ITV’s popular garden makeover programme Love Your Garden presented by Alan Titchmarsh. Each week the team transforms a garden for those most in need. Hanson’s products, including Multicem and Fast Set PostFix, were used in the first programme of the new series aired at 8pm on June 21 for army veteran Mark, who is Britain’s first triple amputee from the Afghanistan conflict. “We are delighted to support the project,” said Andy Simpson, Hanson Cement’s packed products national commercial director. “It is amazing to see the garden...
19 June 2017

Lakes College students cement interest in future construction careers

Lakes College students cement interest in future construction careers.
 Students and staff from Lakes College in Workington, Cumbria, visited our Carlisle concrete plant to learn about concrete manufacture and career opportunities in the heavy building materials sector. The construction and built environment students toured the site, seeing each stage of the production process, learning about the importance of health and safety and hearing about concrete applications. The students aged 17-24, also heard about Hanson’s apprenticeship and graduate programmes: our Leadership, Education and Development (LEAD) higher apprenticeship programme, allows post ‘A’ level...
12 June 2017

New Hanson technical service meets customer needs

Hanson cement technical team. Hanson Cement technical team offers customers bespoke support: national technical manager Simon Chudley (centre) with (from left) technical services manager Stephen Pugh and technical development managers Chris Tomlinson, Robin Styles and Paul Rounce.
Hanson Cement has increased its technical team to offer customers bespoke support on all cement and cementitious issues. Headed by national technical manager Simon Chudley, the team will provide a bespoke service as well as offering advice, information and technical support ranging from product data and case studies to lab trials and product testing. “Research has demonstrated how important technical support is to our customers,” said Simon Chudley, who has worked in the industry for more than 20 years.“Our new, enlarged team sets us apart and is a great example of our commitment to...


Featured project: Avon Barriers

Avon Barriers Project, South Lancashire.

200 two-tonne interlocking blocks have been used to great effect to create new fish ladders for the Rivers and Fisheries Trust of Scotland, which have resulted in around 200 kilometres of river being opened up to spawning fish. Read more

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