Tag: Holcim

The new plant produces two spec sands. Photo: P&Q Staff

CRH remains atop USGS’s sand and gravel producer rankings

February 7, 2024By

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released its latest top 100 list ranking the nation’s sand and gravel producers by their volumes. CRH Americas Materials tops the list. Find out about the other 99.

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Vulcan tops USGS’s 2024 crushed stone producers list

February 6, 2024By

Vulcan Materials is still No. 1 on the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) ranking of the nation’s top crushed stone producers, but several new companies crack the top 100 this year.

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Holcim to transition to new CEO in May

January 29, 2024By

Miljan Gutovic is expected to succeed Jan Jenisch this spring, as Jenisch is tasked with leading the planned U.S. listing of Holcim’s North American business.

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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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