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Holcim completes acquisition of PTB-Compaktuna

PTB offers a broad range of high-performance building solutions from adhesives and specialty mortars to finishings, adding to Holcim’s specialty systems portfolio in Europe.


MPA merges with British Precast

British Precast, whose members include manufacturers of concrete masonry, paving slabs, structural sections and drainage systems, has merged with the Mineral Products Association (MPA) which represents all the UK’s cement makers, over 90% of aggregates producers and more than 70% of ready-mixed concrete suppliers.


Trends In 2022

Imran Akram, IA Cement, analyses the demand prospects of the global cement industry for the year ahead.


Ecocem and Taylor Woodrow conduct first pour of low carbon concrete

Ecocem, a provider of low carbon solutions for the cement and construction industries, and Taylor Woodrow, a player in the delivery of complex UK infrastructure projects, have conducted their first pour of Exegy® ultra-low carbon concrete in the UK.