Public exhibitions to explain plans for cement plant
Supporting the Calvert Trust
Hanson staff help with Gwernymynydd and Cadole spring clean
10 May 2017

Public exhibitions to explain plans for cement plant

Padeswood cement works.
Hanson Cement is planning a £20 million upgrade project at its Padeswood cement works in Flintshire which will guarantee the long-term future of the plant and its 96 employees. At the heart of the project will be the installation of a new vertical roller mill for cement grinding which will improve efficiency, reduce energy consumption, and increase output. Hanson is also planning to invest in new rail loading facilities to allow cement to be delivered by train, reducing lorry movements. A planning application will be submitted to Flintshire County Council in the summer. If approved,...
27 April 2017

Supporting the Calvert Trust

Supporting the Calvert Trust.
A team of Hanson employees is kick-starting a refurbishment project in aid of the Calvert Trust in the Lake District. The six-strong team is renovating the charity’s woodland bothy – a building designed for hosting overnight stays. The Calvert Trust offers people of all ages with sensory, learning or physical disabilities, the opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities, including abseiling, horse riding and archery. In December 2015, much of Cumbria, including the Trust’s bothy, was devastated by flooding as a result of the storms. However, funding for the charity’s renovation works was diverted...
21 April 2017

Hanson staff help with Gwernymynydd and Cadole spring clean

Hanson help with community clean up.
A village is looking spic and span after residents turned out to give the streets an annual Spring Clean. Children, mums, dads and grandparents took to the streets and lanes around Gwernymnyydd armed with litter pickers and bin bags and picked up scores of crisp packets, plastic bottles and fast food wrappings. And this year Hanson Cement workers employed at Cefn Mawr Quarry joined the small army of village residents engaged in the annual Community Council clean-up. Gwernymynydd community councillor Kevin Hughes says it’s the fourth April litter-pick councillors have organised. He said: “It’s...

Hanson in the community scheme


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