I recently visited Tarmac Ltd in Hendre outside Mold to see the work they were undertaking and how raw materials excavated from Delyn are being used in infrastructure projects across the UK.
The quarry is part of the Tarmac group which is the UK’s largest supplier of construction materials. The resources extracted from Delyn have been used to construct the M6 motorway.
The £233 million M6 J16-19 Smart Motorway upgrade programme aims to conquer traffic congestion and reduce delays between Crewe and Knutsford by introducing new signalling technology, variable speed limits and converting the hard should to a traffic lane. Read more “Supporting Quarry Industry”