Holcim acquires Polcalc and Utelite Corporation
Poland/US: Holcim has announced two new acquisitions in the area of raw materials and aggregates. It has acquired granulated calcium carbonate producer Polcalc, which employs 78 people. In the US, the group has acquired Utah-baed Utelite. The company produces lightweight aggregates and employs 40 people.
CEO Jan Jenisch said “We are pleased to welcome the employees of Utelite and Polcalc and look forward to their experience and capabilities. These two bolt-on acquisitions strengthen our presence in two important growth markets while contributing to Holcim’s overall strategy to expand our range of low-carbon products and solutions.”