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  • Demolition of chimney taller than St Paul's Cathedral marks end of an era at CEMEX plant
    September 19, 2010
    19th September 2010: Building materials provider CEMEX UK is demolishing its cement plant at Rochester in Kent, marking the end of 150 years of cement making at the site. It also marks the end of an important chapter in the social and economic life of the county.
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  • New CEMEX volunteering programme launched in Scotland
    September 14, 2010
    14th September 2010: Scottish employees of CEMEX UK, building materials provider, launched the company's new 'Lendahand' employee volunteer programme at Baron's Haugh RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds) Reserve near Motherwell.
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  • CEMEX UK reports major improvements in sustainable development report
    August 14, 2010
    14th August 2010: Building materials company CEMEX has launched the second Sustainable Development Report for its UK operational performance, bringing it into line with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3 principles for the first time, to help readers compare its performance with that of other companies.
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  • CEMEX UK gains recognition for its actions on climate change
    August 5, 2010
    5th August 2010: CEMEX UK, building materials supplier, has achieved the prestigious Carbon Trust Standard across all its GB operations for measuring and reducing its carbon emissions by over 36% between January 2007 and December 2009. The Carbon Trust Standard is the world's first award that recognises organisations for real carbon reduction.
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  • CEMEX Angling supports charity fish-in for MacMillan cancer
    August 3, 2010
    3rd August 2010: CEMEX Angling is supporting a sponsored 'fish-in' in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support at the company's award winning, high-profile fishing complex in Yateley, Hampshire. The event is being organised by CEMEX Area Head Bailiff, Allan Stone. The event, from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 August (inclusive) is being held during the Angling Trust's National Fishing Month.
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  • CEMEX donates 2000 year old artefacts
    July 28, 2010
    28th July 2010: A Bronze Age 'logboat coffin', including the remains of a Roman woman, and two swords from a similar period have been donated by CEMEX UK, the building materials supplier, to Reading Museum. The artefacts were unearthed in active CEMEX sand and gravel quarries in the Reading area during operations approximately 30 years ago.
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  • CEMEX Surfacing starts £7million a year asphalt contract
    July 13, 2010
    13th July 2010: CEMEX Surfacing has started supplying asphalt worth approx £7million per annum, on behalf of Amey to the Birmingham Private Finance Initiative contract. Over 30,000 tonnes of asphalt are required this year and between 3 and 4 times this amount per annum going forward.
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  • Innovative, COOL CEMEX CONCRETE for Heathrow Terminal 2
    July 6, 2010
    6th July 2010: Leading building materials company, CEMEX UK, has developed a new, readymixed concrete mix, which is being used in the UK for the first time, for the construction of the foundations of new Terminal 2 building at Heathrow Airport.
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  • £1.3 million and 1120 tonnes CO2 emissions saved on A45
    July 1, 2010
    1st June 2010: CEMEX Surfacing, part of CEMEX UK the building materials supplier, has saved £1.3 million in disposal costs and eliminated 1,120 tonnes of CO2 emissions by using an innovative product on a highways contract for Amey.
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  • CEMEX UK supporting 2010 Bike Week to promote cyclist safety
    June 18, 2010
    18th June 2010: For the second year, CEMEX UK, the building materials supplier, is supporting Bike Week 19 - 26 June, highlighting its significant investment in additional features on its 900+ vehicles and its driver training programme aimed at cyclist safety.
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  • CEMEX receives a Big Tick
    June 7, 2010
    7th June 2010: CEMEX, the building materials supplier, has received the Big Tick award from the Business in Community's (BITC) prestigious national award scheme for responsible business practice. The award was given to the company for their Patrimonio Hoy Programme which has been in operation since 2000.
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  • CEMEX UK completes responsible sourcing certification for its main business areas
    June 3, 2010
    3rd June 2010: Building materials company CEMEX today announced that all its main product divisions in its UK business have been certified to the Building Research Establishment (BRE) Framework Standard for the Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products - BES6001.
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