Heidelberg Materials Hosts U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst

Heidelberg Materials hosted U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) on Jan. 10 at its Mason City, Iowa, cement plant. Ernst spent some valuable time during the morning with the Mason City team learning about the facility’s history as well as the innovative work that is currently being done at the plant with alternative fuels and the shift to lower-carbon EcoCem PLC.…

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Lehigh Hanson Becomes Heidelberg Materials

Lehigh Hanson Inc. announced it has now changed its brand to Heidelberg Materials effective immediately. Previously announced in September of last year, this new brand identity goes into effect for the company’s corporate office and its core brands of Lehigh Cement and Hanson Aggregates. The majority of the company’s other subsidiaries in the United States and Canada will change their…

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Heidelberg Materials Weathers High Energy Costs

Heidelberg Materials reported that revenue in the third quarter increased by 13% to €15.8 billion (+12% on a like-for-like basis.) Excluding consolidation and exchange rate effects, the rise amounted to 12.3%. In particular, price increases in all group areas contributed to the revenue growth. Changes to the scope of consolidation of €622 million had a negative effect on revenue, while exchange rate…

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Heidelberg Materials Notes Quarry Life Award Winners

Heidelberg Materials and more than 100 guests celebrated the winners of the fifth edition of the Quarry Life Award in Brussels. The company’s own nature-based competition was first established in 2011 and has since been generating hundreds of innovative ideas to promote and protect biodiversity.  As a unique flagship initiative in the building materials industry, the Quarry Life Award is…

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