Construction group Breedon has acquired ‘certain assets and operations of Cemex UK’ in a £178m deal that gives it control of around 100 active operations across six divisions in England, Scotland and Wales. Breedon will pay £155m in cash and take on £23m of lease liabilities under the terms of the takeover. It said the conditional agreement with Cemex was consistent with its strategy of purchasing “earnings-enhancing aggregates-related businesses with strong potential for performance improvements and synergy benefits.” Completion of the […]
Cemex drivers supplying construction materials across the UK have voted for strike action in a dispute over pay.
TNT is to build a new 600,000ft² hub in Dartford.
A council in North Yorkshire has issued a plea to operators to ensure their drivers do not attempt to cross a 19th Century Grade II listed bridge over the river Ouse.