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- HeidelbergCement publishes Group Sustainability Report 2016
- HeidelbergCement finalizes acquisition of Cemex’s Pacific Northwest Materials Business
- HeidelbergCement and RWTH Aachen investigate in binding CO2 in minerals
10 July 2017
Specific net CO2 emissions reduced by 22.6% (base year: 1990) Platform for sustainable supplier management launched in pilot countries Today, HeidelbergCement has published its eighth Sustainability Report so far. The Sustainability Report 2016 was prepared in accordance with the guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI G4) and summarises important topics and challenges for HeidelbergCement in its drive for sustainable development. The report focuses on targets, measures and achievements of the company’s sustainability management. Successes in occupational...
30 June 2017
Today, HeidelbergCement announced that its U.S. subsidiary Cadman Materials, Inc., a part of Lehigh Hanson, Inc., has finalized the acquisition of Cemex’s Pacific Northwest Materials Business consisting of aggregate, asphalt and ready mixed concrete operations in Oregon and Washington for a purchase price of about USD 150 million.
29 June 2017
During the three-year research project „CO2MIN“, HeidelbergCement and Aachen University of Applied Sciences (RWTH Aachen) will explore the absorption of CO2 from flue gas by the minerals olivine and basalt. In the future, the carbonised minerals could be used as a value-added additive in the production of building materials.