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Tim Hall

Acquisition in West Midlands extends Group’s ready-mixed concrete coverage across central England

Doosan DL450-5 wheel loader
20 April 2017 | Plant & Equipment

UK’s leading independent aggregates firm purchases DL550-5 and DL450-5 models

Peter Tom CBE
08 March 2017 | Quarrying

Improved performance at former Breedon Aggregates business boosted by five-month contribution from Hope

Connor Duncan
01 December 2016 | Education & Training

Coxhoe Quarry apprentice Connoe Duncan recognized at EEF Future Manufacturing Awards 2016

Pat Ward
30 November 2016 | Quarrying

Group enters binding agreement to acquire leading independent heavyside business for £15.7 million

Breedon move historic ‘Gin race’ to York
27 October 2016 | Quarrying

Holme Hall Quarry team moves derelict Grade II Listed building to Yorkshire Museum of Farming

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Breedon win AIM Transaction of the Year Award
14 October 2016 | Quarrying

Company scoops award for its £336 million acquisition of Hope Construction Materials

Long-reach excavator
13 October 2016 | Plant & Equipment

Land & Water invest in new long-reach machine for use at Breedon’s Astley Moss Quarry

Peter Tom, Pat Ward and Ashley Bryan
04 August 2016 | Quarrying

Group chairman Peter Tom and group chief executive Pat Ward tour Hope Works and meet workforce

Pat Ward
02 August 2016 | Quarrying

£336 million takeover creates the UK’s largest independent supplier of aggregates, cement and concrete

Mark Joel

Company broadens nationwide customer offer with the acquisition of 11 ready-mix sites

Peter Tom
27 July 2016 | Quarrying

CMA accepts Breedon’s takeover remedy; completion expected on Monday 1 August

Peter Tom
21 July 2016 | Quarrying

Business reports ‘excellent first-half performance’; plus completion of Hope acquisition expected 1 August 2016

Pat Ward
21 June 2016 | Quarrying

Company’s expanded executive committee to comprise senior executives from both firms and from outside

Peter Tom
27 April 2016 | Quarrying

Chairman comments on company’s performance and prospects at Annual General Meeting