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Business acquisition

News article

Pat Ward
02 August 2016 | Quarrying

£336 million takeover creates the UK’s largest independent supplier of aggregates, cement and concrete

Mark Joel

Company broadens nationwide customer offer with the acquisition of 11 ready-mix sites

Peter Tom
27 July 2016 | Quarrying

CMA accepts Breedon’s takeover remedy; completion expected on Monday 1 August

BDS Marketing Research
07 July 2016 | Quarrying

Bespoke service complements exhibition, magazine, online and recruitment divisions

HeidelbergCement head quarters
04 July 2016 | Quarrying

Acquisition triggers obligation to execute mandatory tender offer for remaining shares

Pat Ward
21 June 2016 | Quarrying

Company’s expanded executive committee to comprise senior executives from both firms and from outside

20 June 2016 | Quarrying

United States Federal Trade Commission provides clearance for proposed acquisition by HeidelbergCement

Dr Bernd Scheifele
07 June 2016 | Quarrying

European Commission provides clearance for proposed acquisition of Italcementi by HeidelbergCement

14 May 2016 | Plant & Equipment

Equipment and crane hire firm cranks up sustainable power solutions with Firefly acquisition

Breedon Aggregates
26 April 2016 | Quarrying

Competition Authority says divestment undertakings offered by the company might be acceptable

Breedon Aggregates truck mixer
12 April 2016 | Quarrying

Disposals necessary to overcome competition issues in proposed acquisition of Hope

11 February 2016 | Plant & Equipment

South East and South West distributors acquire North Eastern business and merge to form RDS MME

09 February 2016 | Aggregate Recycling

Company expands its biomass energy operations with the purchase of waste wood processing specialist

CA Blackwell
14 January 2016 | Quarrying

Opencast coal firm acquires bulk earthmoving specialist and major plant operator for £11.85 million

26 November 2015 | Quarrying

BREEAM and CEEQUAL to become a single sustainability standard and certification tool