Company News

21/10/2021
Operational Opportunities at NMSB

We have been extracting minerals locally for over 85 years, turning sands and gravels into the much needed construction and landscaping products used today to build our houses and support the growing infrastructure needed across the UK

04/10/2021
New Milton Sand and Ballast appoints new Senior Sales Manager

It’s all change for our sales team with a familiar face, Luke Watts, being promoted to our new Senior Sales Manager.

27/09/2021
Join us as we celebrate 85 years and take a look back at our fleet

Join us on a trip down memory lane as we celebrate our 85 year anniversary and look back at all the different trucks we've had in our fleet over the years!

24/09/2021
Step It Up this Recycle Week

The climate crisis is a tough subject and the last 18 months have shown that. While throughout the past year many things have been out of our control, the climate crisis is something we can all help do something about. Most of us already do, through small but powerful habits such as recycling.

17/09/2021
Chris Deans, Merchant Manager at NMSB, becomes ambassador for the BMF

We are extremely pleased to announce that Chris Deans, our Merchant Manager, has become an ambassador for the Builders Merchant Federation (BMF).

14/09/2021
Investing in our Builders Merchants

Over the last 85 years, New Milton Sand and Ballast has grown and diversified to become a well-established provider of construction, sporting and horticultural products, building materials and waste services. However, one of the largest areas of our business is still unknown to many - our builders merchants.

19/07/2021
Let's be cautious and stay safe!

We understand that many people are wanting to get back to some normality but the measures we have followed for the past year do not impact on our delivery of services and more importantly, ensure continued safety for everyone.

14/06/2021
Celebrating 85 years serving the local community

We’re proud to be celebrating our 85th anniversary and, with it, the many supportive customers, suppliers and partners we’ve worked with over the years.

07/06/2021
Recruitment Open Evening - 21st June

We are very fortunate that our main customer base (local trades and the construction industry) have all continued to operate over this past year. This has meant that we ourselves have been able to continue (nearly) as normal.

14/12/2020
Opening Times over the Christmas period

Most of our services will be shutting down early for an extended Christmas break from 5pm on Friday 18th December.

24/11/2020
New Products & Winter Promotional Offers Coming Your Way!

Exciting news! Our builder’s merchants has been undergoing some extensive changes.

03/07/2019
Investment in new vehicles - 2019

As part of the company’s commitment to invest for the future, we have acquired 3 new vehicles to deliver materials and services and improve our service to customers.

03/09/2018
Oakhaven £100 Challenge 2018

The launch of the Oakhaven £100 challenge, with updates on fundraising activities.

15/03/2018
New Concrete Mixer

In March 2018 we added another MAN/Liebherr 6 cubic metre concrete mixer to the fleet which will increase our capacity to deliver to customers

07/04/2017
W G Hibbs Store Launch

Join us for our store launch commencing April 3rd

15/03/2017
Oakhaven £100 Challenge 2017

The launch of the Oakhaven £100 challenge, with updates on fundraising activities.

16/02/2017
New Milton Concrete at the NEC Birmingham 2017

Our new 4m³ Concrete Mixer had pride of place on the Iveco stand at the Concrete Show held at the NEC 15-16th February 2017.

15/12/2016
2016 Christmas Decoration Competition

The 2016 Christmas decoration competition was held at Caird Avenue Head office to raise money for Oakhaven Hospice.

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