Hanson buys Manchester muckaway haulier

Aaron Morby 5 months ago
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Materials giant Hanson has acquired Manchester-based A1 Services as part of a strategic move to provide more recycled products.

With revenue of over £10m, A1 Services specialises in waste removal and recycling of soil, concrete hardcore and general waste from building, construction and civil engineering projects.

CEO Simon Willis said that the acquisition marked Hanson’s first step into the growing recycling sector.

He said: “A1 Services has built an enviable reputation for providing reliable and efficient waste recycling services, with the director’s having over 50 years’ experience in the sector.

“This acquisition will allow us to provide more recycled products into the local market and provide a source of RAP (recycled asphalt planings) for our asphalt business.”

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