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  • Quarrying and wildlife on the agenda at major Westminster conference
    September 2, 2014
    The minerals industry is set to take centre stage at a major conference on halting wildlife declines. CEMEX Sustainability Director Andy Spencer will be speaking at the Conference for Nature alongside Sir David Attenborough and deputy prime minister Nick Clegg on Wednesday September 3rd.
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  • CEMEX UK Leads The UK Rankings In The World Concrete 500 List Of Social Networkers
    August 1, 2014
    The World Concrete Forum is pleased to announce the publication of the World Concrete 500, a league table of the top 500 influencers and players active on Twitter in the fast-moving $1.3tr global concrete and cement industry. Published at the UK based social networkers are Cemex UK [#12 on global list].
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  • Stopped By The Cockles, A New Plant In Dagenham
    July 30, 2014
    For those of you who are not malacolotists, it’s the cockles breeding season in the Thames estuary. This annual event in the cockles life has put a temporary halt to dredging an area in the Dagenham docks and the start of a new CEMEX aggregate processing plant.
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  • CEMEX Dove Holes Delivers Its 2 Millionth Tonne Of The Year
    July 9, 2014
    This week CEMEX Dove Holes quarry has delivered its two millionth tonne of aggregates of the year. Situated in Derbyshire close to the Peak District, Dove Holes is CEMEX’s largest quarry and provides limestone for construction projects all over the country.
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  • CEMEX UK wins leading logistics industry award
    July 4, 2014
    CEMEX UK received a major industry award, Safety in Operation at last night’s Motor Transport Awards for its outstanding achievements in cyclist safety. The award was presented by actor and comedian, Rob Brydon.
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  • CEMEX Quarry Operator receives one of the 1st UK Gold Cards
    June 25, 2014
    Ian Bagshawe of CEMEX Dove Holes Quarry has been awarded one of the first ever industry wide gold standard accreditation for highly efficient quarry and mining equipment operators. The new standard has been launched through a partnership between MP Awards and Finning and aims to recognise the best operators in the country.
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  • CEMEX UK launches stunning conservation book, Sublime Nature
    June 24, 2014
    Sublime Nature, a new book launched by CEMEX UK, is the first in the new Nature Series from global building materials supplier, CEMEX.
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  • Two CEMEX Readymixers and 600 miles
    May 31, 2014
    Stuart Keighley and Al Laverty of CEMEX Readymix Central region are getting on their bikes on Monday 2nd June and will start cycling from CEMEX Uddingston office near Glasgow to eventually reach Thorpe office near Heathrow. They will cover 600 miles (966kms) in five days calling at three CEMEX offices along the way, all in aid of the charity, RoadPeace.
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  • Unique Construction and Sport Partnership in Prestwich, Greater Manchester
    May 8, 2014
    CEMEX UK is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with Greater Manchester Community sports club, Prestwich CTBC (cricket, tennis and bowling club) that will see road and cyclist safety education and awareness reach over 1000 children in Greater Manchester this year.
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  • CEMEX UK achieves the ultimate FORS, the Gold standard nationwide
    April 29, 2014
    CEMEX UK is one of only 22 companies out of 4915 registered members to achieve the Gold FORS standard nationwide. FORS is the Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme, a voluntary certification scheme, run by Transport for London.
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  • CEMEX UK colleagues start walking 210 million steps
    April 28, 2014
    With World Day for Safety and Health at work being observed today, CEMEX UK colleagues are starting a challenge to improve their health by walking 210 million steps or 95,000 miles over the next month.
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  • Slabtrack, a “first” on UK rails
    April 24, 2014
    An innovative rail development and a “first” in the UK are IVES precast Slabtrack Units, produced by CEMEX Rail Solutions at their Washwood Heath factory in Birmingham.
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