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Quarry Life Award 2016: HeidelbergCement launches 3rd edition of the international research competition
HeidelbergCement Publishes Q2 2015 Results
HeidelbergCement to accelerate growth with the acquisition of Italcementi
26 August 2015

Quarry Life Award 2016: HeidelbergCement launches 3rd edition of the international research competition

For the third time HeidelbergCement initiates the Quarry Life Award, an international scientific and educational competition to find new ideas for the conservation and promotion of biodiversity in quarries. These unique habitats will be opened again for research. Thanks to the Quarry Life Award, young people – students, graduates and scientists – will have the chance add true ecological and educational value to a mining site. “Our company is committed to promote the exceptional local flora and fauna in its quarries and pits worldwide,” said Dr. Bernd Scheifele, CEO of HeidelbergCement. “We...
28 July 2015

HeidelbergCement Publishes Q2 2015 Results

Sales volumes increased in all business lines; Group revenue up by 10% to €3.6 billion (previous year: 3.3; like-for-like* +0.4%); Operating income before depreciation (OIBD) improved by 15% to €752 million (previous year: 655; like-for-like* +6%); OIBD margin improved to 20.7%; Reduction in net debt compared with the previous year by €1.6 billion to €6.3 billion
28 July 2015

HeidelbergCement to accelerate growth with the acquisition of Italcementi

HeidelbergCement AG (“HeidelbergCement”) today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement (the “Stock Purchase Agreement”) with Italmobiliare S.p.A. about the acquisition of a 45% shareholding in Italcementi S.p.A (“Italcementi”). The purchase price amounts to €10.60 per Italcementi share. This represents a total purchase price of approximately €1.67 billion for the 45% stake, which will be paid in cash and up to 10.5 million HeidelbergCement shares resulting from a capital increase against contribution in kind. The closing of the acquisition is subject to customary conditions...