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Aggregates in Tadley

Concrete 247 deliver aggregate material in and around the Tadley area or offers collection services for customers. Read on to find out more.

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Aggregate delivered in Tadley

We can offer a delivery service within a 20-mile radius of our Winchester base to your job in Tadley. You can have it delivered the same day, the following day, or whenever you choose.

What are aggregates?

The term "aggregates" refers to a wide variety of different types of materials that are used in various aspects of the building and construction industries. This comprises the likes of gravel, sand, and crushed stone, among other things.

When aggregates are made by processing raw materials, the resulting products are referred to as primary aggregates or quarry aggregates.

Recycling the waste products of demolition, such as concrete and bricks, can also result in the production of aggregates. Recycled aggregates, also called secondary aggregates, are another name for these.

The different kinds of aggregate material:


One of the more prevalent types of aggregate material. Because granite is a tough and frost-resistant stone, it is frequently utilised in high-grade concrete. This is due to the fact that granite is hard. It is also used as a decorative aggregate due to the fact that it has a pleasing appearance, and it is available in a number of different colours.


Calcium carbonate is the primary component of the sedimentary rock known as limestone. It is utilised in the construction industry for a wide range of applications, including as a component in the manufacture of concrete, as a building material, and in the development of roadways. 


Sandstone accounts for around 20–25 percent of the total volume of sedimentary rock. Due to the fact that it is made up of grains of varying sizes, it possesses varying degrees of resistance to the effects of the elements. Despite the fact that it is incredibly durable, gritstone is a form of sandstone. Building material or asphalt concrete are two prominent applications for this substance.

Waste from demolition

All of the resources described above are obtained through mining or quarrying the earth and there is a finite amount available. Recycling the waste products of demolition, such as brick, hardcore, and concrete, can also result in the production of aggregates.

What is aggregate used for in Tadley?

Building new structures

Concrete is made by combining aggregates, a cement-and-water combination, and cement paste. Aggregate is a critical component of concrete. As a result, it is a chemical that is essential to the lives of millions of people, particularly if you work in the construction industry or require concrete for any other reason.


Crushed and recycled gravel and aggregates are often utilised as ballast sub-base materials. Crushed stone and aggregates found on railroad tracks are utilised to fasten the wooden cross ties, keeping the rails in place and ensuring their safety. These materials can be found on railroad tracks. You can imagine how critical it is to have aggregates that are of good quality and appropriate for the type of operation being performed here.

The road systems

A wide variety of materials, mainly crushed and untreated gravel, are utilised in the construction of major roadways. This is a very common practise. Because aggregates are needed for the foundation, base, and surfacing layer of road networks, stone is a vital component in their development.

Building and construction projects

Aggregates are necessary for the production of concrete, which is utilised in construction projects like as bridges and tunnels. These projects, such as road systems, rely on aggregates to build concrete. The combination of gravel and sand in the concrete gives it the ideal consistency, allowing it to be used in a variety of various construction components.


Decorative stones and aggregates are, as the name suggests, used to refer to stone and aggregates that are primarily used for decorative purposes, such as those used in walls and other house modifications. Other types of decorative stone are sometimes employed in garden design, which can result in highly aesthetically pleasing displays.

Please contact Concrete 247 if you require additional information on the type of aggregate, how to use it, or how much you may require for a certain project and any other commercial concrete Tadley needs.  We know a lot about the sector and can answer any questions you may have.

Why should you choose Concrete 247 for your aggregate needs?

Choose from same-day and next-day delivery

Within a 20-mile radius of our Kingsworthy base, we can offer a delivery service. You can have it delivered the same day, the following day, or whenever you choose.

Pick up the phone and order

You can pick up aggregates from our yard in as little as 30 minutes and carry them to your destination in your own van, truck, or trailer. Take them out by hand or with your own construction bags.

Take control of costs

Only buy what is absolutely necessary. Select the aggregates you want and the amount required from a half-cubic metre.


We open at 7am, so you can pick up your aggregate collection Tadley order on your way to work. We are easily accessible and conveniently placed directly off the M3.

About Tadley

Tadley parish is located in northwestern Hampshire, near the boundary with Berkshire. Tadley is conveniently placed about 50 miles from London, with easy access to the M4 and M3 highways. Tadley's population increased substantially throughout the 1950s and 1960s with the establishment of the Atomic Weapons Establishment near Aldermaston, and it now numbers around 11500 people. Despite its growth, the town preserves part of its rustic charm as a result of its location among the lovely countryside.

Tadley is home to numerous stores, restaurants, takeaways, pubs, a library, a swimming pool, and a golf course. During peak hours, the town is served by an excellent bus service to Basingstoke, with buses running every 15 minutes. Rail connections from Basingstoke are also excellent.

How much aggregate do I need?

For patios, driveways and drainage enter the length, width and thickness of the base you require.

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Collect aggregates to take away in your van, truck or trailer in as little as 30 minutes from our yard in Southampton. Take away loose or in builders bags

Take control of your costs

Buy only what you need. Choose the aggregates you need and the quantity required from half a cubic metre

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We're open from 7am for early pick up on the way to your first job of the day

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You can choose to collect your aggregate in builders bags...

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...which we load onto the back of your truck

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Or we tip the aggregate straight onto the bed of your truck

Concrete 247 is part of Hilcon Ltd

Concrete 247 is part of Hilcon Ltd, a business with decades of experience behind it in commercial concrete supply.

Hilcon's concrete is mixed on site offering flexibility, full control and drives down costs.

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