30 Nov 2017 09:15
Our November SHAD is aimed at those in leadership positions, and will focus on sound personal health in the workplace.
30 Nov 2017 16:30
A free seminar from market-leading Health & Safety advisors to help members navigate through the maze of legislation.
13 Jun 2018 08:00
The British Precast Members' Annual Golf Day offers the chance to entertain and network with customers.
05 Jul 2018 19:00
Our Annual Dinner will be held at the Leicester Marriott Hotel, on the 5th July, starting at 7pm till late.
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04 Apr 2017
We are pleased to announce the PRECAST2017 programme has now been released. A list of exhibitors is now available. Please note that all exhibition spaces are fully booked.
30 Mar 2017
Concrete is the means of creating modern superstructures and buildings. As such the intention is that it
should be long lasting. However, the last 50 years or so have shown that concrete can be vulnerable given
hostile environments and demanding specifications. As a result of this experience innovation in materials
and design have resulted in concrete that will be durable – or has it?
27 Mar 2017
Huge thanks to Forterra Building Products for hosting our latest SHAD. Delegates participated at all six learning stations: risk perception, safe manual handling, dust, drugs and alcohol testing in the workplace, noise and vibration, and cancer awareness.
14 Mar 2017
The British Precast Concrete Federation (BPCF) in conjunction with the Precast Flooring Federation (PFF) is pleased to announce the publication of a third party verified BS EN15804 compliant generic hollowcore flooring EPD.
24 Feb 2017
It is with deep regret that we have to announce the sudden passing of Andrew Dix. Andy was both President of British Precast from 2012 – 2016 and Chairman of the Precast Flooring Federation until May last year.
16 Jan 2017
BIBM Congresses offer the perfect opportunity for those in the precast industry to network, and find out about recent developments. From May 17-19, 2017, the 22nd BIBM Congress will be held in Madrid, Spain.
04 Jan 2017
Are Concrete Durability problems a thing of the past? This topic will be discussed in detail at the 2017 ICT Convention, taking place on the 6th April.
21 Dec 2016
On 20th December 2016 NHBC produced Issue 2 of its document Guidance on the Use of Reinforcement to Concrete Toppings above Beam and Block Floors. The transition period will now run until 30th April 2017.
25 Nov 2016
Our second SHAD (Safety and Health Awareness Day) of the year took place on 24th November at the National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull. The event was a huge success, with over 70 delegates from over 30 companies in attendance. Members travelled from as far afield as Ireland and Cornwall to take part in the day.
18 Nov 2016
It is with sadness that we advise of the death of Howard Taylor: a champion for our industry for decades. His commitment continued for many years into his “retirement” with active involvement in codes and standards work, education activity and his own consultancy endeavours. For example, he was chairman of BSI Committee B/524 Head Code Precast Concrete Products, and his final meeting was due to be on December 6th.