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Tarmac-Kier JV secures TfL highways contract win

Tarmac-Kier JV secures TfL highways contract win

A 50-50 joint venture between Tarmac and Kier has been awarded the Lot 2 contract of the Transport for London (TfL) Highways Maintenance and Project Framework to maintain and improve highways and related assets covering a 189km network in north London.

Tarmac helps fund place of reflection

Tarmac helps fund place of reflection

Tarmac has demonstrated its commitment to supporting local communities by helping to fund a new World War One memorial in Croxden, Staffordshire.

Tarmac awarded HS2 contract with Align JV

Tarmac awarded HS2 contract with Align JV

Tarmac has secured a major contract to supply concrete to Align, the joint venture delivering the C1 package of the UK High Speed 2 line (HS2).

Tarmac on track with renewal of rail freight contracts

Tarmac on track with renewal of rail freight contracts

Leading sustainable construction solutions company Tarmac has underlined its continued commitment to lowering the whole life carbon footprint of customer projects with the renewal of a number of five-year rail freight contracts.

Tarmac shows support for new Warrington Youth Zone

Tarmac shows support for new Warrington Youth Zone

Tarmac has joined Warrington Youth Zone’s family of founder patrons, a group of businesses and philanthropists who are united in support of young people and their ambition to see Warrington flourish.

Tarmac repair local playground

Tarmac repair local playground

A team from Tarmac’s South East Contracting team have been able to give back to their local community by repairing a community playground in Burham, Kent.

Tarmac secures Wiltshire highways contract

Tarmac secures Wiltshire highways contract

Tarmac, the UK’s leading sustainable construction solutions and building materials company, has secured a major new highways contract with Wiltshire Council.

Tarmac signs up to EV100 initiative to electrify car and van fleet

Tarmac signs up to EV100 initiative to electrify car and van fleet

Tarmac has become the first company in its sector to sign up to the EV100 - a global initiative bringing together businesses committed to accelerating the transition to electric vehicles (EV) - as part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability.

Tunstead quarry shows support for key workers

Tunstead quarry shows support for key workers

Employees at Tarmac’s Tunstead quarry are showing their support to the NHS by joining in with the weekly Clap for Our Carers campaign to recognise and celebrate those working on the frontline during the coronavirus pandemic.

Mountsorrel quarry donates PPE to local hospital

Mountsorrel quarry donates PPE to local hospital

An employee at Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry has answered a personal plea from his NHS frontline wife by donating personal protective equipment (PPE) to the local hospital where she works as a deputy sister.

Tarmac’s Swinden quarry supports school wildlife project

Tarmac’s Swinden quarry supports school wildlife project

Tarmac’s Swinden quarry is proud to have supported its first project through the new Swinden Quarry Natural Environment Fund. Cracoe and Rylstone Primary School in Craven received £2,000 to create an allotment and wildlife garden on land next to the school.

Tarmac supports NHS with national PPE donation campaign

Tarmac supports NHS with national PPE donation campaign

Tarmac, the UK’s leading sustainable constructions solutions business, has launched an employee led campaign to donate personal protective equipment (PPE) to hospitals and NHS and social care workers up and down the country.

Wolverhampton’s first recycled rubber road has been laid

Wolverhampton’s first recycled rubber road has been laid

The City of Wolverhampton Council, in partnership with Tarmac, has now laid a new type of sustainable asphalt that uses rubber crumb from the 40 million waste tyres produced every year, to support environmentally friendly roads in the city.

MP Jane Hunt visits Mountsorrel

MP Jane Hunt visits Mountsorrel

Tarmac is proud to have welcomed new Loughborough MP Jane Hunt to its Mountsorrel Quarry (Friday 28th February). As one of Mountsorrel’s largest and most significant employers, Jane put a trip to Mountsorrel Quarry high on her list of local sites to visit.

Tarmac celebrates World Wetland Day

Tarmac celebrates World Wetland Day

The worlds wetlands are vital for human survival. They are amongst the world’s most productive environments, providing homes for a wide variety of wildlife and plants.

Tarmac goes nuts for National Squirrel Day

Tarmac goes nuts for National Squirrel Day

Squirrel Appreciation Day (today, Tuesday 21 January) is the perfect opportunity to shine a spotlight on some very special visitors to Harden Quarry in Northumberland.

The hole truth

The hole truth

A survey of 2,000 road users found the craggy gaps in the road surface were more irritating than tailgaters, drivers failing to use their indicators, and even breaking down.

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