Hanson was purchased by HeidelbergCement in 2007 in order to gain a significant market position in Australia, particularly in the ready-mix concrete and aggregates sector. 

Hanson Australia currently operates 210 concrete plants, 71 quarries, 4 asphalt plants, 5 recycling plants and 1 landfill site. With these holdings Hanson Australia supplies a comprehensive range of high-quality concrete, aggregates and sand, as well as road base, asphalt and sustainable and recycled construction materials for civil construction and infrastructure projects. 

Hanson Australia holds a 50% stake in Cement Australia, the largest cement company in Australia.

Hanson Australia

Hanson Australia

Number of Plants

   
Cement (JV)
   
2
Grnding (JV)
   
2
Cement terminals (JV)
   
5
Aggregates (incl. JV)
   
71
Ready-mixed concrete (inkl. JV)
   
216
Asphalt
   
4

  (As of 2022)