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Cementir Holding reports increased sales for 1H15

Cementir Holding reports increased sales for 1H15

Cementir Holding has announced its 1H15. Revenue increased by 0.6% due to good performance of Scandinavian operations, counterbalancing the difficulties encountered in Turkey, Egypt, Italy and the Far East.

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US infrastructure makes solid progress

US infrastructure makes solid progress

The US Senate passes a six-year surface transportation authorisation: Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy (DRIVE) Act.

LafargeHolcim aims to acquire remaining shares in Heracles Cement

LafargeHolcim aims to acquire remaining shares in Heracles Cement

The merged company owns almost 90% of the shares and has launched an MTO for the remaining stake.

Dangote Cement reports 16% increase in revenue in 1H15

Dangote Cement reports 16% increase in revenue in 1H15

Dangote Cement has reported increases in revenue, profit and EBITDA for the six months to the end of June.

Titan reports on a positive 1H15

Titan reports on a positive 1H15

Titan benefited from the strong performance of its US operations and achieved an increase in consolidated turnover of almost 20%.

 

Brazilian antitrust authority upholds cement decision

Brazilian antitrust authority upholds cement decision

Competition authority CADE has upheld the penalties imposed on six cement producers accused of price collusion, following an appeal.

Ohorongo Cement is building a new plant

Ohorongo Cement is building a new plant

Ohorongo Cement is investing N$150 million in a new plant to produce special composite cements.

Italcementi reports stable 1H15

Italcementi reports stable 1H15

Cement sales for the Italian cement company were on par with 1H14 and operating results improved.

Titan Group publishes Integrated Annual Report

Titan Group publishes Integrated Annual Report

The report from the Greek cement producer covers both financial and environmental performance.

 

Flexicon expands into Barcelona

Flexicon expands into Barcelona

Flexicon (Europe) Ltd expands its services into Spain with the establishment of a new office in Barcelona.

Oregon State welcomes new head of Civil and Construction Engineering

Oregon State welcomes new head of Civil and Construction Engineering

Oregon State University has appointed its new head of the School of Civil and Construction Engineering, Jason Weiss.

Recycling concrete and turning a profit - part 2

Recycling concrete and turning a profit - part 2

Part two of the article from IROCK Crushers on how Ramirez & Sons has turned tons of waste into output and profits.

Recycling concrete and turning a profit - part 1

Recycling concrete and turning a profit - part 1

Ramirez & Sons has turned tons of waste into output and profits using a single crushing machine from IROCK Crushers, the IROCK RDS-15.

 

Cemex upgraded by Fitch Ratings

Cemex upgraded by Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Cemex’s issuer default rating due to the strengthening of Cemex’s capital structure during the past two years.

RioSol reports limestone aggregate-lime claim

RioSol reports limestone aggregate-lime claim

RioSol SAC and Compania Minera Rio Sol SAC (RioSol) has announced that it is offering its Montana Gael claim for sale, partnership or earn-in opportunities.

CRH appoints new non-executive Director

CRH appoints new non-executive Director

CRH has appointed Rebecca McDonald as a non-executive Director, adding her skills and experience to its Board.

China’s construction industry to be enhanced by economic developments

China’s construction industry to be enhanced by economic developments

Positive economic developments are set to boost China’s weakened construction industry in the next few years, according to Timetric.

 

 
 

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