APSE is delighted to welcome Hanson Asphalt and Contracting Services to the APSE Approved Partner scheme.
Hanson is a leading supplier of heavy building materials to the construction industry; producing aggregates (crushed rock, sand and gravel), ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, cement and cement related materials. Hanson also has extensive experience of highways construction works, operating throughout the UK.
Speaking of the partnership, CEO of Hanson Simon Willis said, “Like APSE, we strive for high ethical standards in all of our activities; taking our social and environmental responsibilities very seriously. We have decades of experience in helping our customers generate efficiencies and are very much looking forward to working closely with APSE’s member authorities, providing cost-effective solutions.”
Hanson operate a fleet of more than 1,200 vehicles to deliver their products, including 850 tippers and mixers operated by independent owner-drivers under a franchise agreement. Where practical, their production sites are located close to core markets to reduce the costs and impact of transport. Hanson operate a series of depots and wharves, supplied by road, rail and sea, to ensure the efficient transfer of aggregates and cement to areas of greatest demand and where local materials are not readily available.
APSE Chief Executive Paul O’Brien said, “Hanson are specialists in supplying sustainable solutions – low carbon concrete, low energy asphalt, recycled aggregates – to projects large and small throughout the UK. This, as well as their top-level customer service, means they will be a huge asset to our members.”
For more information visit: https://www.hanson.co.uk/en