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LafargeHolcim CEO plan: Integration, innovation and “growth in the right places”

11 Eric 150Lafarge S.A. and Holcim Ltd. executives unveiled a new global leader in heavy building materials in mid July, presenting the merged business—LafargeHolcim Ltd., based in Zurich with major administrative office in Paris—as an operator of 2,500-plus cement, concrete and aggregate plants in 90 countries.

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Strategic Holcim Mill Triples Essroc Slag Cement Capacity

Essroc Cement Corp. has integrated a 500,000 metric ton/year capacity, Camden, N.J., slag cement grinding operation into its Northeast and Mid-Atlantic powder network. It closed on the former St. Lawrence Cement and Holcim (US) Inc. mill, located along the Delaware River directly across from Philadelphia, in a deal with the newly formed LafargeHolcim Ltd., Zurich.

 

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Newport pier supported with Shea Concrete pile caps

28 Sheaia 150In early May, Rhode Island Governor Gina M. Raimondo, Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed and Director of the State Department of Environmental Management Janet Coit officially opened a new 240-ft. long, 20-ft. wide concrete pier at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, R.I.

 

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