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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Joins with Industry Partners to Create a Circular Economy: Part One

    Jun 3, 2024, 08:46 AM by Jeff Sieg
    DOTs and other agencies increasingly need to consider the sustainability of their infrastructure construction—and recycling post-demolition materials by crushing and processing them for use as a substitute for virgin aggregate is one solution. This first of a two-part series examines ways that we are working with the state of Washington to ensure post demolition materials find their way into new applications.
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  • TX Active® Contributes to Sustainable Design of Award-Winning Courthouse

    May 8, 2024, 12:01 PM by Jeff Sieg
    The Fred D. Thompson U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in Nashville, Tennessee, was a double winner in the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute’s 2024 PCI Design Awards, receiving both a Special Award for sustainable design as well as an honorable mention in the Government and Public category. Heidelberg Materials TX Active® photocatalytic cement makes this important structure self-cleaning while helping to abate air pollutants.
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  • Mitchell Plant Hosts 2024 Tech Week

    May 2, 2024, 09:32 AM by Jeff Sieg
    We are pleased to be able to leverage the knowledge and experience of our team members to provide learning opportunities and training events for our employees and customers to help them achieve their goals and be more successful at what they do. A great example of this in action is our annual Tech Week, where our Cement Technical Services and Material Quality Control teams from across North America meet to learn about emerging trends and technologies, discuss sustainability and digital innovations and share best practices.
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  • Midwest Region’s Concrete School Helps Customers Be More Successful

    Apr 25, 2024, 14:58 PM by Jeff Sieg
    The building materials industry is rapidly evolving and shifting. The demand for sustainable materials is increasing and new technologies are being introduced at a record pace. Our employees and our customers both face similar challenges in staying on top of new trends and developments in their businesses.
    Full story
  • Whitman-Walker Health Wins Slag Cement Association Award

    Apr 17, 2024, 11:43 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials is pleased to have supplied slag cement for Whitman-Walker Health (WWH) at St. Elizabeth’s / Max Robinson Center, a winner in the 2023 Slag Cement in Sustainable Concrete awards in the architectural category.
    Full story
  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Milestone in Edmonton CCUS Project

    Apr 11, 2024, 08:07 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America announced today the latest step in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO₂ separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project. This ground-breaking project is planned to be the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector.
    Full story
  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces New Texas Lehigh Cement Company Slag Facility in Houston

    Apr 9, 2024, 08:18 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce that Texas Lehigh Cement Company LP, its fifty-fifty joint venture with Eagle Materials Inc., will be starting production at a new slag cement facility in Houston, Texas, this summer.
    Full story
  • Supporting Resilient, Sustainable Family Homes

    Apr 3, 2024, 13:21 PM by Jeff Sieg
    In Gig Harbor, Washington, a collaboration between Heidelberg Materials North America, Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity, and their partners has showcased an innovative approach to construction: Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) using concrete produced with EvoBuild® Low Carbon Concrete and Recycled Concrete Aggregate (RCA). This project was supplied by Corliss Resources LLC, a Heidelberg Materials company which has started its rebranding to Heidelberg Materials this week.
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  • U.S. DOE Selects Heidelberg Materials’ New Cement Plant in Mitchell, Indiana for Industrial Demonstrations Program Funding

    Mar 25, 2024, 13:00 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce it has been selected for award negotiation to receive up to $500 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED) Industrial Demonstrations Program (IDP). The purpose of this project is to advance the integration of full-scale carbon capture, transport, and storage at the new state-of-the-art cement plant in Mitchell, Indiana.
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  • Congressman Rick Larsen Visits Heidelberg Materials North America's Headquarters

    Mar 4, 2024, 11:43 AM by Jeff Sieg
    On February 27, Congressman Rick Larsen, Ranking Member on the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, visited the Heidelberg Materials North America headquarters as part of a trip to the Lone Star State.
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  • 40% Slag Mix Featured in Concrete for New Construction at Times Square

    Feb 23, 2024, 11:26 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America supplied slag cement and portland cement to Tec-Crete Transit Mix who supplied the concrete used in the construction of TSX Broadway in New York City, which was the 2022/2023 grand award winner in the Concrete Industry Board (CIB) of New York’s 62nd annual Roger H. Corbetta Awards for Quality Concrete.
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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Step in Edmonton CCUS Project

    Feb 15, 2024, 07:15 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America announced today a significant milestone in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.
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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces New Bag Designs for Packaged Cement Products

    Jan 9, 2024, 16:48 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce the redesign of the bags for its packaged cement products to reflect the company’s recent rebranding to Heidelberg Materials.
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  • Carroll Community College partners with Heidelberg Materials North America in the Millwright Apprenticeship Program

    Dec 27, 2023, 11:35 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Carroll Community College, in partnership with Heidelberg Materials North America, will provide a path to a skilled-based job for employees in the Millwright Apprenticeship Program.
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  • EvoBuild™ Low Carbon Concrete Available in All North American Markets

    Dec 13, 2023, 12:23 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America celebrates the completed rollout of EvoBuild™ Low Carbon Concrete, which is now available across all North American markets the company serves
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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Offers Free On-Demand Concrete Sustainability Course

    Dec 6, 2023, 10:20 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America announced today that it is offering a free AIA accredited on-demand course, “Mastering Sustainable Concrete: on the Road to Net Zero Construction,” to demonstrate to owners, contractors, specifiers and designers how to make choices that promote decarbonization.
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  • Leadership through Sustainability Education

    Nov 27, 2023, 17:24 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Achieving carbon neutrality is a global challenge, so global companies like Heidelberg Materials have a powerful role to play when it comes to information-sharing and education. Heidelberg Materials takes that responsibility seriously and has instituted a variety of pathways to share learnings and best practices, across countries and around the world.
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  • Concrete for Smooth Skating

    Nov 16, 2023, 16:14 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Building with concrete is a great way to provide a construction project with strength, durability, resilience and visual appeal. As the first-place winner in the American Concrete Institute’s (ACI) 2023 Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards/Decorative Concrete Category, it is clear that Torguson Park’s new concrete-based skatepark has a whole lot of visual appeal.
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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Acquires Bach & Co. Assets

    Oct 30, 2023, 15:11 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America announced today that it has acquired the aggregate assets of Bach & Co. in New York.
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  • Heidelberg Materials Strengthens Recycling Focus in Key Midwest Market

    Mar 7, 2023, 06:52 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce it has two new sales yards in the Chicago metropolitan area for the company’s Revolve Recycled Aggregates.
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  • Heidelberg Materials North America Joins with Industry Partners to Create a Circular Economy: Part Two

    Jun 5, 2024, 11:15 AM by Jeff Sieg
    DOTs and other agencies increasingly need to consider the sustainability of their infrastructure construction—and recycling post-demolition materials by crushing and processing them for use as a substitute for virgin aggregate is one solution. This second of a two-part series examines ways that we are working with the state of Georgia to ensure post demolition materials find their way into new applications.
    Full story
  • Heidelberg Materials North America Joins with Industry Partners to Create a Circular Economy: Part One

    Jun 3, 2024, 08:46 AM by Jeff Sieg
    DOTs and other agencies increasingly need to consider the sustainability of their infrastructure construction—and recycling post-demolition materials by crushing and processing them for use as a substitute for virgin aggregate is one solution. This first of a two-part series examines ways that we are working with the state of Washington to ensure post demolition materials find their way into new applications.
    Full story
  • TX Active® Contributes to Sustainable Design of Award-Winning Courthouse

    May 8, 2024, 12:01 PM by Jeff Sieg
    The Fred D. Thompson U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in Nashville, Tennessee, was a double winner in the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute’s 2024 PCI Design Awards, receiving both a Special Award for sustainable design as well as an honorable mention in the Government and Public category. Heidelberg Materials TX Active® photocatalytic cement makes this important structure self-cleaning while helping to abate air pollutants.
    Full story
  • Mitchell Plant Hosts 2024 Tech Week

    May 2, 2024, 09:32 AM by Jeff Sieg
    We are pleased to be able to leverage the knowledge and experience of our team members to provide learning opportunities and training events for our employees and customers to help them achieve their goals and be more successful at what they do. A great example of this in action is our annual Tech Week, where our Cement Technical Services and Material Quality Control teams from across North America meet to learn about emerging trends and technologies, discuss sustainability and digital innovations and share best practices.
    Full story
  • Midwest Region’s Concrete School Helps Customers Be More Successful

    Apr 25, 2024, 14:58 PM by Jeff Sieg
    The building materials industry is rapidly evolving and shifting. The demand for sustainable materials is increasing and new technologies are being introduced at a record pace. Our employees and our customers both face similar challenges in staying on top of new trends and developments in their businesses.
    Full story
  • Whitman-Walker Health Wins Slag Cement Association Award

    Apr 17, 2024, 11:43 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials is pleased to have supplied slag cement for Whitman-Walker Health (WWH) at St. Elizabeth’s / Max Robinson Center, a winner in the 2023 Slag Cement in Sustainable Concrete awards in the architectural category.
    Full story
  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Milestone in Edmonton CCUS Project

    Apr 11, 2024, 08:07 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America announced today the latest step in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO₂ separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project. This ground-breaking project is planned to be the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector.
    Full story
  • Heidelberg Materials North America Announces New Texas Lehigh Cement Company Slag Facility in Houston

    Apr 9, 2024, 08:18 AM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce that Texas Lehigh Cement Company LP, its fifty-fifty joint venture with Eagle Materials Inc., will be starting production at a new slag cement facility in Houston, Texas, this summer.
    Full story
  • Supporting Resilient, Sustainable Family Homes

    Apr 3, 2024, 13:21 PM by Jeff Sieg
    In Gig Harbor, Washington, a collaboration between Heidelberg Materials North America, Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity, and their partners has showcased an innovative approach to construction: Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) using concrete produced with EvoBuild® Low Carbon Concrete and Recycled Concrete Aggregate (RCA). This project was supplied by Corliss Resources LLC, a Heidelberg Materials company which has started its rebranding to Heidelberg Materials this week.
    Full story
  • U.S. DOE Selects Heidelberg Materials’ New Cement Plant in Mitchell, Indiana for Industrial Demonstrations Program Funding

    Mar 25, 2024, 13:00 PM by Jeff Sieg
    Heidelberg Materials North America is pleased to announce it has been selected for award negotiation to receive up to $500 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED) Industrial Demonstrations Program (IDP). The purpose of this project is to advance the integration of full-scale carbon capture, transport, and storage at the new state-of-the-art cement plant in Mitchell, Indiana.
    Full story