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CEO Lena is Visitor

on Fri, 16/07/2010 - 18:14

Lena Wilson, the Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise, visited ScotAsh in June to find out more about our operations.

Lena Wilson, the Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise

We were delighted to welcome Lena, formerly Scottish Enterprise's Chief Operating Officer and CEO of Scottish Development International, to our site.

Supply deal for tunnel

on Fri, 16/07/2010 - 18:12

The quality of our ash was the key factor in winning a contract to supply Foam Concrete with EN450 for a tunnel associated with a major bridge project near Manchester, writes Sales & Quality Manager Chris Bennett.

Foam Concretes require any ash used in aerated, honeycomb concrete to have a carbon content of less than 5%.

ScotAsh is also supplying significant quantities of PFA and cement to a project to upgrade Rosyth Docks for the building of new aircraft carriers.

Case Study

on Fri, 16/07/2010 - 18:11

ScotAsh is featured as a case study in a recent report by Tomorrow's Company and the Department for Business Innovation and Skills entitled: "Running a Successful Business in the UK Low Carbon Economy."

Our Perfect Ten

on Tue, 04/08/2009 - 16:15

ScotAsh Limited-the award winning joint venture between ScottishPower and Lafarge Cement - has celebrated its 10th anniversary. Incorporated on 14th June 1999, ScotAsh opened its doors for business on 5th July 1999.

Top team: Members of the ScotAsh team beside one of the company's storage silos

Incorporated on 14th June 1999, ScotAsh opened its doors for business on 5th July 1999.

The original joint venture was forged between energy utility ScottishPower and cement manufacturer Blue Circle out of a desire to be more sustainable -and to develop new markets for ash-based construction products.


Peter praises ScotAsh supporters

on Tue, 04/08/2009 - 16:15

ScotAsh's Managing Director Peter Quinn praised the contribution of everyone who has helped to make ScotAsh a success during the company's first decade.

He said: "ScotAsh has enjoyed a phenomenally successful 10 years. I would like to thank our team, our Board, our customers, our parent companies and the many people who have supported us over the years."