Holcim Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Building MaterialsCompany

Holcim has acquired 14 companies, including 10 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Holcim’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Firestone Building Products Company for $3.4B. Holcim has acquired in 5 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include building materials (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity15
    • M&A Buy Activity14
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

Holcim

Holcim Ltd.

Grafenauweg 10,
Zug, 6300
Switzerland,
41 58 858 58 58
www.holcim.com

Holcim is a manufacturer and distributor of cement, aggregates and concrete. The companies products include Ductal®, Easycrete, Chronolia®, Speedcrete, FastTrack, Activia®, Articimo, Thermicimo, etc. Holcim was founded in 1833 and is based in Zug, Switzerland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (2.0/yr) # 4 2 2 - 4 2 14
vol $4.2B $27M $3.4B $7.6B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
  15

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SES Foam LLC 2022-07-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Spring, Texas · www.sesfoam.com
Cajun Ready Mix Concrete 2022-05-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Baton Rouge, Louisiana · www.cajunrmc.com
Utelite Corp. 2021-09-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Coalville, Utah · www.utelite.com
Edile Commerciale spa 2021-02-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Varese, Italy · www.edilecommerciale.com
Cemex Rhone Alpes 2021-02-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Lyon, France
Firestone Building Products Company LLC 2021-01-07 3.4B USD Divestiture
Nashville, Tennessee · www.firestonebpco.com
Somaco S.A. DE C.V 2019-07-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Bucuresti, Romania · www.somaco.ro
Transit Mix Concrete Co. 2019-02-01 27M USD Divestiture
Colorado Springs, Colorado · www.transitmix.com
Metro Mix LLC 2018-08-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Denver, Colorado · www.metro-mix.net
Tarrant Concrete Co. 2018-07-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Fort Worth, Texas · www.tarrantconcrete.com
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Aggregate Industries Ltd. 2005-01-20 Ronez Ltd. 2016-11-21 1
Markfield, United Kingdom · www.aggregate.com , Channel Islands
Aggregate Industries Ltd. 2005-01-20 Forticrete/ assets 2008-01-01 4
Markfield, United Kingdom · www.aggregate.com , United Kingdom
Aggregate Industries Ltd. 2005-01-20 Meyer Material Co. 2006-06-26 3
Markfield, United Kingdom · www.aggregate.com McHenry, Illinois

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Building Materials 14 (100%) 7.6B (100%) 1 (100%) -
Total 14 $7.6B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 3.4B - -
  Colorado 2 27M - -
  Texas 2 - - -
  Utah 1 - - -
  Tennessee 1 3.4B - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
France 2 - - -
Australia 1 1.4B - -
El Salvador 1 - - -
Italy 1 - - -
Romania 1 - - -
South Korea - - 1 -
United Kingdom 1 2.8B - -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 14 (100%) 7.6B (100%) 1 (100%) -
Total 14 $7.6B 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $7.6B
< $100M 1 $27M
TOTAL $7.6B
Largest Firestone Building Products Company LLC
$3.4B (2021-01-07)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
7%
1 (7%)
Strategic(s)
21%
3 (21%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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