09 Nov 2022 10:30
After two year’s absence, we look forward to welcoming you in person, to the MPA’s most prestigious Health & Safety event on Wednesday 9th November 2022 in London at 30 Euston Square.
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29 Sep 2022
Developed in partnership with MPA Masonry and MPA Precast, and delivered by University of Derby’s Centre for Mineral Products, a leading provider of construction materials courses, with distance learning, class-based teaching and on-site training with an employer.
22 Jul 2022
The MPA Health & Safety Awards & Conference, gives you the opportunity to learn about the innovations that are transforming health and safety in the mineral products industry and recognise actions that can be taken to make working environments safer for all. This event will be heald on the 9th of November in London. Registration is now open!
24 Jun 2022
After two years away the Precast & Masonry Expo returned, on the 16th of June 2022, this year at the fabulous Coventry Building Society Arena. Close to 200 members of the precast and masonry supply chain descended on the Midlands to share knowledge, network, and ask questions which will help shape the agenda for the second half of 2022 and beyond.
10 Jun 2022
A new apprenticeship dedicated to concrete Masonry and Precast production will accept its first intake this October.
01 Apr 2022
MPA Masonry, the Brick Development Association (BDA) and the British Ready Mixed Concrete Association (BRMCA) are funding work to update the site wastage rate figures for blocks, bricks and ready mixed concrete.
29 Mar 2022
MPA Masonry Manager, Steve Wharton will be undertaking a series of 5 technical Presentations at the upcoming NHBC Building for Tomorrow LIVE events in: London Solihull, Swindon, Leeds and Glasgow in March and April 2022.
17 Mar 2022
The University of Derby are now taking applications for a new qualification developed for MPA Masonry and Precast product manufacture with the University of Derby specifically for our industry within the highly successful extractives Higher Apprenticeship.
14 Jan 2022
CONCRETE COMBINED! We're delighted to announce that British Precast has merged with the UK's Mineral Products Association to represent the concrete industry and accelerate its journey to beyond net zero carbon emissions.
30 Mar 2020
As a result of the guidance provided by the Government and Public Health England, all APA members will cease Aircrete product production as soon and as safely as possible while continuing to review the situation to act accordingly.
18 Feb 2020
UPDATED 16/03/2020: due to ongoing COVID-19 situation NHBC have cancelled the remaining Build For Tomorrow Roadshows. Go to www.nhbc.co.uk for more information.
Modern Masonry will be providing a seminar session at all 8 NHBC Building for Tomorrow 2020 events focusing on the possible effects and influence of Part L 2020 on Masonry homes and what homes could look like following The Future Homes Standard, Part L, SAP 11 and the National Design Plan.