HeidelbergCement has received funding to undertake a carbon capture project that aims to capture 95 per cent of carbon dioxide emissions from a cement plant.
CEMEX’s corporate venture capital and open innovation unit CEMEX Ventures will invest in global venture fund Zacua Ventures.
Holcim has acquired Basic Construction Company’s sand and gravel operations in Virginia, US, strengthening its footprint in the Mid-Atlantic states.
CEMEX will expand trials of zero-emission concrete mixers following successful trials across Europe.
Construction equipment supplier Eltrak has become an authorised distributor of Sandvik mobile crushing and screening equipment in Bulgaria.
Epiroc has completed the acquisition of rock drills and related spare parts manufacturer RNP México.
Italian crane company Poloniato has acquired two new Liebherr mobile cranes, an LTM 1110-5.1 and an LTM 1150-5.3.
Holcim’s net sales for the first half of 2022 were up by 16.9 per cent in Swiss francs, driven by sales growth in all regions.
CEMEX’s Willington Quarry in Egginton, UK has welcomed around 50 cows to the team as part of restoration work.
Holcim has Holcim has has acquired five concrete plants from Ol-Trans and secured funding for two decarbonisation projects in the region.