Holcim US Moves Illinois Plant to OneCem

Following its recent rebrand and continuing its commitment to building progress for people and the planet, Holcim US transitioned its Joppa cement plant in Grand Chain, Ill., to OneCem portland-limestone cement (PLC) production.  The announcement follows the successful transitions to the lower CO2-intensive product at its Texas, Missouri and Michigan facilities. “As a leader in our industry, it’s our responsibility…

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News from the Concrete and Aggregates Industries

– IN BRIEF –The five leading states in the fourth quarter of 2021 were, in descending order of production, Texas, Missouri, California, Florida and Ohio. Aggregates Production Rises 5% in 2021. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released the report “Crushed Stone and Sand and Gravel in the Fourth Quarter 2021.” An estimated 647 million metric tons (Mt) of total…

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