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CRH Announces Completion of Ash Grove Acquisition

DUBLIN / ACCESSWIRE / June 21, 2018 / On 21 September 2017, CRH plc announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire Ash Grove Cement Company, a leading U.S. cement manufacturer headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, for a total consideration of US$3.5 billion.

On 15 June 2018, CRH announced that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission had issued its consent order for this transaction.

CRH is pleased to announce that the transaction is now closed.

Contact CRH at Dublin 404 1000 (+353 1 404 1000)

Albert Manifold

Chief Executive

Senan Murphy

Finance Director

Frank Heisterkamp

Head of Investor Relations

Registered Office: No 12965. Registered Office: 42 Fitzwilliam Square, Dublin 2, R02 R279, Ireland

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SOURCE: CRH PLC