Vulcan Materials Co.

1200 Urban Center Drive,
Birmingham, Alabama 35242
United States,
(205) 298-3000
www.vulcanmaterials.com

Vulcan Materials Company is a producer of construction aggregates (primarily crushed stone, sand and gravel) and a major producer of asphalt mix and ready-mixed concrete. Vulcan Materials Co. was formed in 1909 and is based in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 - - - - 2 4
vol $4.6B $900M $5.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
vol $214M $720M $934M
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$4.6B (2007-02-19)
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Largest Vulcan Materials Co. - Cement & Concrete Businesses
$720M (2014-01-23)

According to our data here at Mergr, Vulcan Materials has acquired 4 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

Vulcan Materials’ largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired Florida Rock Industries for $4.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2014, when it sold Vulcan Materials - Cement & Concrete Businesses to Cementos Argos S.A. for $720M. Vulcan Materials has acquired in 3 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include construction (75%) and building materials (25%).

When analyzing the building materials sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 158 building materials companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 16 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 6 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic building materials acquirer over the past 3 years is U.S. Concrete, with 15 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the building materials sector over the past 3 years is Lone Star Funds with 4 platform acquisitions.

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