Menu

Sika acquires Concrete Fiber Company in the USA

Sika has acquired the global Concrete Fibers business from Propex Holding, LLC, which includes a US plant manufacturing synthetic fibers for use in concrete reinforcement, sales operations in Sika's three geographical regions, and a strong brand. The acquired business is a perfect addition to Sika's concrete systems for high value-added solutions required in the construction of high-rise buildings and demanding infrastructure projects. The acquired business generates annual sales of CHF 30 million.

Read more...

Sika commissions two new Plants in Kazakhstan

Sika is expanding its presence in Kazakhstan and strengthening its position in two of the country's growth regions. To reinforce existing production operations in Almaty in the southeast of the country, Sika is simultaneously commissioning two further concrete admixture production plants, one in the capital Astana and the other in Atyrau in the west.

Read more...

Sika expands its Presence in United Arab Emirates with new Factory in Dubai

Sika is developing its operations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the opening of a new factory in Dubai. An existing production facility for concrete admixtures has been relocated to the new site and expanded. A state-of-the-art mortar facility and a reactor for producing polymers have been installed and will constitute the basis for the production of high-performance concrete admixtures. Furthermore, the new facility will play a strategic role as a sales and distribution center for the region.

Read more...

New Potential in Latin America

 

SSAB Special Steels is aiming for 1.35 million tonnes of shipments by 2020. Part of this will come from upgrading but expanding sales in emerging markets will also play an important role in achieving this aim. Latin America is one potential geographical area for growth. We want to maintain and strengthen our position as the global leader in wear, structural, protection and tool steels as well as in related value-added services.

Read more...

Hochtief with strong FY 2017 results, robust order book and a solid Tender Pipeline

  • FY 2017: EUR 421 million nominal net profit (+31% year on year)
  • Sales up 14% accompanied by strong cash flow
  • EUR 30.4 billion new orders (+23%)
  • Hochtief is well positioned in attractive and growing markets
    • Strong tender pipeline in our core markets USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific and Europe of close to EUR 500 billion in project work for 2018 and beyond
  • Guidance for 2018 confirmed: Operational net profit of EUR 470–520 million (+4% to 15%)
  • Annual General Meeting in Essen to vote on 30% dividend increase to EUR 3.38 per share
  • Next transformation of the Group is focused on using digital environments
    • Innovation centers planned in North America, Australia and Europe
    • Close cooperation with leading universities
Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed

Our Web Adresses

Idea and Programming