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Yearly Archives: 2020

Wight Building Materials Raises £345 for Breast Cancer Now

As part of the ‘Wear it Pink’ campaign in October, Wight Building Materials dressed in pink to raise money for Breast Cancer Now. On the 23rd October 2020, we dressed our staff and our lorries in pink, to help raise money for Breast Cancer Now, the research and care charity steered by world-class research and […]

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Recycling Milestone for Wight Building Materials

A high-tech process in which recycled material is used to resurface roads on the Island has reached a significant milestone. 250,000 tonnes of recycled surface material – all taken from the Island’s highway network – will have been used during the Highways PFI programme. The recycled resurfacing product is called Recofoam and is produced on […]

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Wight Building Materials apprentice urges more women to consider engineering careers

An apprenticeship with Wight Building Materials has given 23-year-old Izzy Bowles from Godshill a firm foundation on which to develop a career in engineering – and she is urging other women to consider careers in the traditionally male dominated world of engineering. The ‘learn while you earn’ approach of apprenticeships has given Izzy a strong […]

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New project brings biodiversity to quarry site

A major environmental project to enhance the biodiversity of a dormant West Wight quarry is underway. A restoration project is being undertaken by Wight Building Materials in partnership with the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust (HIWWT) and Natural England at Prospect Quarry near Shalfleet. It is funded through the Aggregate Industries Local Partnership […]

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