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Institute of Concrete Technology 48th Annual Symposium

3 - 4 September 2020
This year the Institute of Concrete Technology are taking their Annual Convention Symposium online and we are proud to be supporting as event hosts.
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Overcoming hydrostatic pressure in Central London

17 February 2020
During 2017, LKAB Minerals supplied 400 tonnes of MagnaDense to the Kilburn project in North West London for a residential and commercial construction project, replacing five old buildings with new.
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Samuel Beckett bridge swivels due to MagnaDense

13 February 2020
The cable-stayed Samuel Beckett bridge in Dublin has a unique design with heavy concrete in both pivot and bridge deck to maintain the right balance. For boats to pass, the bridge swivels open balancing on a pivot placed out of the centre.
Bridges - Öresunds bridge - MagnaDense

Natural mineral unites countries via longest European bridge

13 February 2020
LKAB Minerals supplied the two most significant Danish bridge projects with their heavy loose ballast material to support the bridge's stability. However, the use of the dense aggregate for these two projects was different for each bridge
Concrete Show NEC Birmingham 2020

UK Concrete Show 2021

21st and 22nd April 2021
UPDATE: Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, this exhibition has been postponed until the 9th and 10th September. Further information regarding this event will be posted here when available.
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Stabilising Riverbeds with High Density Concrete

28 January 2020
The riverbed of the River Witham requires stabilisation to reduce the amount of silt movement and other residues which settle, causing verges and holes. The answer is to construct the scour protection mattresses with MagnaDense High Density Concrete.
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BetonTage 2020 – Concrete Day Germany

18-20 February, 2020
Do you want to learn all there is about high density concrete? Talk to our German colleagues at the next BetonTage in Ulm, Germany.
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Counterweight for bascule bridge

9 January 2020
More weight, less volume seems the most obvious reason to use MagnaDense concrete for a counterweight in a bridge because dimensions are often limited.
Wirral Bridge

Modern dock bridge replacement with MagnaDense ballast

16 December 2019
In April 2018, work completed on the Wirral Dock Bridge replacement.