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Pioneering 3D-printed innovation for water industry delivers major carbon savings

November 1, 2023
Sustainable building materials and construction solutions business Tarmac has teamed up with Finnish technology company Hyperion Robotics to bring structural 3D-printed concrete to the UK. 
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Tarmac delivers trio of UK’s lowest carbon road maintenance projects

October 31, 2023
Three local roads in the north east have become the lowest carbon highways ever to be resurfaced in the UK, thanks to a project that has set a new benchmark for the way roads are maintained.
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Local MP visits Tarmac Aberthaw cement plant

October 30, 2023
Earlier this month, Tarmac’s Aberthaw cement plant was happy to welcome The Rt Hon Alun Cairns MP for a visit. A regular visitor to the site, Mr Cairns returned on 13 October for an update on the site and to hear more about the company’s roadmap to reach net zero...
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Tarmac in the community: vintage car society secures funding for fence  

October 27, 2023
Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society, which operates the Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum, has benefitted from a £9,400.80 grant from the Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund. 
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Tarmac marks Black History Month with cultural awareness day  

October 24, 2023
  Tarmac employees came together to showcase unity and diversity during a recent cultural awareness day. With a focus on honouring Black history, the event brought colleagues together in a celebration of culture, heritage and learning.    Led by members of Tarmac’s REACH (religious, ethnic and cultural heritage) employee community, the...
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Family day at Tunstead Cement Plant fosters bonds beyond work

October 19, 2023
Tarmac’s Tunstead Cement Plant, located near Buxton, in the Peak District, opened its gates to host a family day event, allowing colleagues to share their workplace with their loved ones.
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Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund supports new YMCA cycling facility

October 17, 2023
The Newark-based YMCA Community & Activity Village welcomed special guests and supporters from organisations, including Tarmac, to celebrate the official opening of new cycling facilities.  
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Tarmac teams up with Walsall Council and construction crews to tackle litter along Willenhall Greenway 

October 10, 2023
Tarmac joined Walsall Council officers and colleagues from Crown Highways, Amey Consulting and CLM Construction as part of a social value exercise to tackle litter along Willenhall Greenway. 
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Tarmac welcomes early careers class of 2023

October 5, 2023
Tarmac has welcomed over 30 apprentices and graduates to the business, as it strives to upskill and grow talent within the construction industry.
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£100,000 Tarmac donation helps Creswell residents to connect and keep fit 

October 5, 2023
  Earlier this year, Tarmac provided a donation of £100,000 to Bolsover District Council towards the construction of a brand-new Heritage and Wellbeing Centre in Creswell, Derbyshire.  
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