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- HeidelbergCement releases Group Sustainability Report 2015
- HeidelbergCement completes acquisition of 45% stake in Italcementi
- United States Federal Trade Commission provides clearance for proposed acquisition of Italcementi
20 July 2016
Today, HeidelbergCement released its seventh Sustainability Report so far. The Sustainability Report 2015 highlights important topics and challenges for HeidelbergCement in its drive for sustainable development. Readers also learn about the successes and aims of corporate sustainability management, as well as the company’s activities in the arena of environmental protection, employees, workplace safety and social responsibility.
1 July 2016
Today, HeidelbergCement AG (“HeidelbergCement”) completed the acquisition of a 45% shareholding in Italcementi S.p.A. (“Italcementi”) from Italmobiliare S.p.A. (“Italmobiliare”). All conditions for the closing of the transaction have been fulfilled following the approval by the relevant competition authorities.
19 June 2016
On Friday, 17 June, HeidelbergCement AG and Italcementi S.p.A. reached an agreement with the United States Federal Trade Commission to allow the companys’ merger to proceed on schedule. The proposed divestment of operations in the US, primarily consisting of Italcementi’s Martinsburg, West Virginia cement plant and up to eleven terminals, was accepted by the Federal Trade Commission. All competition approvals necessary for closing the Italcementi acquisition have now been obtained.