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New distribution deal for Concrete admixtures specialist (October 2020)

UKCSA Associate Member & cast stone and concrete admixtures specialist, Oscrete Construction Products signed a distribution agreement earlier in the year and will carry the full range of products developed and marketed by Newchem, as its sole UK distributor.

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Hand Sanitation Crucial (May 2020)

Scott Wilson, Operations Director at concrete admixtures specialist, and UKCSA Associate Member, Oscrete, passes on hygiene expertise from its sister company Christeyns, as the construction industry gears up to protect returning workers against Covid-19.

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75th Anniversary of BS 1217 for Cast Stone (April 2020)

In April 2020 the original British Standard for Cast Stone, BS 1217, reached its 75th anniversary, having been first issued in April 1945. Although the standard for cast stone has been changed and improved over the years, BS 1217 remains one of the longest standing British Standards which is still in existence.

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UKCSA Members Newsletter (April 2020)

The latest version of the UKCSA Newsletter is now available to view online.

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UKCSA CPD Presentation (March 2020)

The UK Cast Stone Association CPD presentation “Back to the Future in Cast Stone” has been updated and refreshed, and is now available to view on this UKCSA web site and on the UK Cast Stone Association YouTube channel.

UKCSA Newsletter January 2020

UKCSA Members Newsletter (January 2020)

The January 2020 version of the UKCSA Newsletter is now available to view online.

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London Evening Standard New Homes Awards winners 2016 (May 2016)

Octagon Developments’ Cavendish House, pictured left, with cast stone supplied by UKCSA Member Woodside Cast Stone, was the Winner in the London Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2016, “Best Luxury Home” category. Millgate Homes’ High Warren development, also supplied with cast stone by Woodside Cast Stone, was Highly Commended in the “Best Out of London Home by Small-Scale Developer” category.

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Chelsea Flower Show, London (May 2016)

United Kingdom Cast Stone Association (UKCSA) Full Member Haddonstone achieved the highest award for their trade Show Garden at the recent Chelsea Flower Show.

25 Anniversary

UKCSA – 25 Years On and more important than ever (February 2016)

In 2016 the UK Cast Stone Association celebrated its 25th anniversary as the “Guardian of quality for cast stone” …