Hanson UK is a leading supplier of building materials and offers a wide range of cement products from it’s many UK sites, one of which is Ketton quarry in Rutland. Today, Ketton is one of the most efficient cement works in Europe.
The company’s vision is to be the clear and sustainable market leader, focused on exceeding customer expectations through an engaged team that is responsible, reliable and safe.
As well as making sure the environment is protected, this also manifests itself in both practical and financial support for local groups. Caring for the community includes caring for the environment. Ketton quarry is home to 26 different species of butterfly and a large number of birds, including nightingales. The company has also built a 63-metre long bat cave in the quarry and works closely with local conservation groups to protect the flora and fauna in its quarries.