Tag: ready-mixed concrete

Says Michael Arnemann, vice president of Hammett Gravel: “Successful companies – our competition and our customers – are raising their levels of sophistication, technology and efficiencies. If we want to be able to keep up with our customers and compete with our competition, we have to raise our level or we’ll fall behind.” Photo: Hammett Gravel

Digging into Hammett Gravel’s new look

February 26, 2024By

The longtime Mississippi producer has undergone a series of changes of late in an effort to position the company for the future.

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The new Cemex electric ready-mix truck is fully operational and has the capacity to transport a full load of concrete. Photo: Business Wire

Cemex showcases fully electric ready-mix truck

December 6, 2023By

Cemex unveiled what it describes as the first fully-electric, zero-emissions ready-mixed concrete truck this week during a United Nations conference in the Middle East.

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SRM, Vulcan Materials strike a ready-mix deal

November 28, 2023By

SRM Concrete came to terms on a deal with Vulcan Materials Co., acquiring more than 80 ready-mixed concrete plants in the state of Texas.

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CRH, Martin Marietta make a deal in Texas

November 21, 2023By

Martin Marietta is divesting a number of cement and ready-mixed concrete assets in south Texas in a deal valued at $2.1 billion.

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Eagle: Demand for construction materials remains strong

October 31, 2023By

Eagle Materials president and CEO Michael Haack offered perspective as the company published its latest quarterly financial report.

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Eagle Materials CEO reflects on latest quarterly performance

August 2, 2023By

Eagle Materials’ Michael Haack offered perspective on the company’s first quarter of fiscal 2024, with new insights on aggregates.

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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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Holcim rebrands Aggregate Industries, others

September 29, 2022By

Aggregate Industries, Metro Mix Concrete and Transit Mix Concrete are taking on the Holcim brand name in the state of Colorado.

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A stationary plant can support longer conveyor systems due to the site’s permanent structure. Photo: P&Q staff

Martin Marietta sets several second-quarter records

July 28, 2022By

Ward Nye, chairman and CEO of the nation’s second-largest aggregate producer, reflected on the company’s performance in April, May and June.

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