Australian building materials company, Adelaide Brighton, is to supply construction materials – including cement – to the first major concrete road project in South Australia.
New Technology Solutions has developed Cool Cure: a concrete admixture that reduces heat of hydration, increases compressive strength, and improves the safety of concrete workers.
UK construction companies are at their most pessimistic since December 2012, according to a recent survey, highlighting the challenging conditions now facing the industry.
Demand for heavy building materials in Northern Ireland is at its strongest levels since the turn of the decade.
Pressure from clients will be a key driver in lowering emissions in the construction and building materials industries.
Increasing demand and higher regulatory scrutiny will put pressure on the global sand mining industry.