Mineral planning news and policy developments covering aggregates, building stone, industrial and energy minerals, development plans, restoration, and research.
Controversial plans by a hydropower company to empty standing rainwater from two disused quarries have moved forward with the granting of licences.
Ongoing flood risks and recent icy weather have prompted aggregates leaders to update a list of companies that can help local authorities and highways...
New guidance on health risk assessments (HRA) for mining and metals companies has been published.
A high court ruling that fracking can go ahead has drawn fire from a politician who called the crunch decision a bitter disappointment.
UK construction companies have three reasons for cheer after market reports from three analysts suggested cautious optimism and a growth in activity.