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Venture capitalists take over Ballast Phoenix for £30m

16 Jun 2014: Ballast Nedam has agreed a deal to sell its UK materials recycling subsidiary Ballast Phoenix to a venture capital firm for £30m. more »

Distribution deal adds corrosion control systems to Sika range

11 Jun 2014: Sika has struck a deal with Vector Corrosion Technologies to become the UK’s sole supplier of its Galvashield and Ebonex range of embedded galvanic and impressed current cathodic protection anodes. more »

Construction collaboration app goes live

6 Jun 2014: A web and tablet app that has been tested on the HS2 and Crossrail projects has now been launched for the wider construction industry. more »

Deadly building materials deal ends with a death and a jail sentence

5 Jun 2014: A man who sold second-hand roofing panels containing asbestos has been sentenced to 12 months in prison after a construction worker was killed installing them. more »

Breedon buys Cotswolds quarry

2 Jun 2014: Breedon Aggregates has paid £15m to acquire a Cotswolds aggregates company. more »

Investment firm steps up its interest in builders’ merchants

30 May 2014: Builders’ merchant Civils Store Ltd (CSL) has been boosted by a £300,000 loan from Capital for Colleagues, an investment company that specialises in supporting employee-owned businesses. more »

Brentford supplier finds new market in the Falklands

28 May 2014: The Brentford branch of groundwork and civil engineering distributor Rudridge has expanded its supply area far beyond London to include a delivery 8,000 miles away in the Falkland Islands. more »

Brick prices rise 13% in the first quarter

21 May 2014: Brick shortages pushed their average price up by 13% in the first three months of the year, a leading producer has revealed. more »

Entry level Leica iCON stations

21 May 2014: Two new total stations from Leica Geosystems are designed to offer construction workers a simple entry level option for its intelligent CONstruction (iCON) system. more »

The Construction Index magazine adds Blippar content

16 May 2014: The Construction Index magazine, May issue out now, has embraced Blippar augmented reality technology. more »

Scottish road workers glow in the dark

16 May 2014: Road workers in southwest Scotland have been issued with a new type of battery-powered glow-in-the-dark, super high-visibility workwear. more »

Eco town role for Stewart Milne Timber Systems

13 May 2014: Stewart Milne Timber Systems has won a design order to work on the of the North West Bicester development, which is being billed as the UK’s first eco town. more »

Stone masons failed to control RCS dust

13 May 2014: A natural stone supply firm has been fined for failing to protect workers from exposure to hazardous silica dust… despite a previous warning. more »

Ground-Guard good for 120 tonnes

9 May 2014: A new temporary roadway system has come to market that is claimed to be 50% tougher than anything else on the market. more »

Aggregate sales continue to rebound

1 May 2014: After diving to historically low levels, sales of heavy building materials remain firmly on the rise. more »

BIM files available for drainage products

1 May 2014: Drainage products supplier ACO Technologies now has building information modelling (BIM) files available for its civil engineering and infrastructure range. more »

End of the line for rail ballast?

30 Apr 2014: New railway track slabs that do away with the need for ballast have been put through their paces in a Network Rail trial. more »

Solar panels and ground heat combine for zero carbon office building

29 Apr 2014: A system that uses solar energy to heat buildings all year round is being installed for the first time in a commercial property. more »

Polypipe rejoins London Stock Exchange

17 Apr 2014: Plastic piping manufacturer Polypipe Group has been admitted to full trading on the London Stock Exchange main market. more »

Wolseley warehouse roof gets UK's largest solar installation

28 Mar 2014: The UK’s largest array of solar photovoltaic panels has been installed on the roof of building materials group Wolseley UK’s national distribution centre in Leamington Spa. more »

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