Tag: Holcim

Photo: Cat loader at Staker Parsons. Photo: P&Q Staff

Producers making gains despite aggregate shipment declines

November 21, 2023By

The 2023 growth narrative continued in the third quarter for the industry’s public producers, with further price increases once again offsetting declines in sales volumes for most. Get company-by-company rundowns.

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Aggregate business a standout one for Holcim this year

October 31, 2023By

Holcim published its third-quarter financial report, detailing that net sales of aggregates are up 5.8 percent on the year.

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Cemex CEO elected president of global cement organization

October 16, 2023By

Cemex’s Fernando González succeeds Holcim chairman and CEO Jan Jenisch as president of the Global Cement & Concrete Association.

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Moreau transitions to U.S. Silica from Holcim

August 15, 2023By

Jay Moreau, who served Holcim U.S. in a CEO capacity over a four-year period, joins the commercial silica producer.

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Although aggregate producers may be ready to upgrade equipment, dealers are challenged with providing quotes that last. Photo: P&Q Staff

Aggregate volumes dip, prices rise in second quarter

August 9, 2023By

Presenting quarterly highlights from the industry’s public producers, including Vulcan Materials, Martin Marietta, Holcim and Heidelberg Materials.

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P&Q Profile: Holcim’s Kevin Peart

July 27, 2023By

Kevin Peart discusses Holcim’s Populus project, sustainability opportunities and how the company is performing in the Mountain region.

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Holcim grants eight university scholarships

May 8, 2023By

Holcim unveiled the recipients of the 40th Annual Gygi and von Wyss Foundation Scholarship, an award open to children of employees.

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Lafarge acquires Westridge operations

May 3, 2023By

Westridge Quarries, which supplies construction aggregates and offers contract crushing services, is joining forces with Lafarge Canada.

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Holcim CEO discusses company’s first-quarter performance

May 2, 2023By

Aggregates, cement and ready-mixed concrete contributed to a ‘strong start to the year’ for Holcim in North America.

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