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CCCL reports a 45% rise in export clinker and cement sales volumes for 2014

CCCL reports a 45% rise in export clinker and cement sales volumes for 2014

Caribbean Cement Company Ltd announces an improvement in profit before tax in 2014, rising from a loss of US$3 million to a positive US$256 million.

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Colombia: domestic dispatches of grey cement up 14.5% in January 2015

Colombia: domestic dispatches of grey cement up 14.5% in January 2015

In the first month of 2015, Colombian grey cement production increased by 8.4% y/y and domestic dispatches grew to 927 800 t.

Sika reports record figures for FY14

Sika reports record figures for FY14

Sika has reported a 28% increase in net profit, attributed to increased sales and disciplined cost management.

Dome inflated at PrimePort for Holcim New Zealand

Dome inflated at PrimePort for Holcim New Zealand

A new 33 m high dome has been inflated at PrimePort in Timaru as part of the new storage project for Holcim New Zealand.

Cement news highlights: 23 – 27 February

Cement news highlights: 23 – 27 February

A look back at this week’s industry news, from road safety to cement carriers.

 

2015 International Safety Award winners announced

2015 International Safety Award winners announced

Some 514 organisations were recognised by the British Safety Council in the 2015 International Safety Awards.

Safer HGVs showcased at CLOCS

Safer HGVs showcased at CLOCS

The Construction Logistics and Cycle Safety event showcased safer HGVs from Scania, Volvo, Mercedes Benz and more.

Long-term funding for road and bridge repairs required, says PCA

Long-term funding for road and bridge repairs required, says PCA

The Portland Cement Association has called on the federal government to introduce a fully-funded surface transportation bill that would address the impact of both extreme weather conditions and general wear and tear.

CTLGroup acquires Williams Building Diagnostics

CTLGroup acquires Williams Building Diagnostics

CTLGroup has completed its acquisition of this specialist architectural consulting firm.

 

Revenue rises for Adelaide Brighton in 2014

Revenue rises for Adelaide Brighton in 2014

Australia’s Adelaide Brighton Ltd has released its results for the year ended 31 December 2014.

Argos reports record cement and concrete sales in Colombia in 2014

Argos reports record cement and concrete sales in Colombia in 2014

Cementos Argos has released its results for 2014, revealing growth in net profit, sales and operating profit.

Concrete industry commitment REAPs benefits

Concrete industry commitment REAPs benefits

Guy Thompson, The Concrete Centre – MPA, UK, explains how the ongoing commitment of the concrete industry to sustainability can help designers and specifiers achieve sustainable solutions.

India hikes freight rates for cement and coal

India hikes freight rates for cement and coal

The Rail Budget was announced today and cement freight rates have been increased by 2.7%.

 

Ohorongo Cement welcomes two special delegations

Ohorongo Cement welcomes two special delegations

The Ohorongo Cement plant in Namibia has recently received visits from the Zambian Deputy High Commissioner and the National Housing Enterprise.

JK Lakshmi Cement named at ‘Admired 100 Asia’ awards

JK Lakshmi Cement named at ‘Admired 100 Asia’ awards

India’s JK Lakshmi Cement Ltd has been recognised as one of the 100 most admired brands in Asia, ‘Infrastructure’ category, at an awards ceremony in New Delhi.

CRH achieves 11% increase in FY14 EBITDA

CRH achieves 11% increase in FY14 EBITDA

In its financial report for FY14, CRH discloses a 5% increase in sales revenue, 11% increase in EBITDA and 29% increase in operating profit before impairment.

Safecom 2015

Safecom 2015

Safecom 2015 chemical regulatory conference announces agenda.

 

 
 

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