Concrete Products is the leading source for Concrete Plants, Concrete Mixers, Precast, and Ready Mix news.

Holcim Secures Lattimore Materials Stake

Holcim announced Nov. 20 a definitive agreement to purchase a significant minority stake in McKinney, Texas-based Lattimore Materials Co., L.P., a top ready mixed and aggregate producer in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex

Read more: Holcim Secures Lattimore Materials Stake

Lengthy Negotiations Net St. Marys Parent Prairie Material Sales

After at least six months of discussions, Votorantim Cement North America (VCNA) announced last week closing on an asset deal involving of one of the industry's largest independent ready mixed operators, Bridgeview, Ill.-based Prairie Material Sales Inc

Read more: Lengthy Negotiations Net St. Marys Parent Prairie Material Sales

Nlrb Unloads Longshoremen's Claim To Cemex Barge Work

NLRB ruled late last month that Operating Engineers Local 3-represented Cemex Construction Materials L.P. employees are entitled to operate a bucket loader on an aggregate barge serving a San Francisco ready mixed plant, thus rejecting an International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 10 jurisdictional claim

Read more: Nlrb Unloads Longshoremen's Claim To Cemex Barge Work