2015 Sustainability report
2014 was the best year for our business since the start of the financial crisis in 2008 as construction activity continued to increase and demand for our products rose. We expected an improvement in our markets, but the outcome was exceptional and confirmed that the dark days of the recession are now firmly behind us. View the full report
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
- Third round of Quarry Life Award gets underway
- Hanson Cement fleet claims FORS gold again
- Bee-eaters breed in Hanson UK quarry in Cumbria
Featured project: London Gateway
The asphalt chosen for this project needed to have the ability to spread the load from the slow moving heavy traffic at higher temperatures to prevent wheel track deformation. Read more
We are continuously exploring the role that we can play in creating BIM (Building Information Modeling) relevant solutions, through the delivery of BIM compatible information for our products, services and solutions. For more information or to work with us please contact the Hanson Sustainability team.