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Holcim Increases Eur Bond

Holcim Finance tapped its EUR500 million bond issued on March 26, by raising additional EUR150 million with a coupon of 9%

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Home Builder Confidence Biggest Gain In Five Years

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose five points in April to the highest level since October 2008

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Lafarge Opens Cement Plant In Iraq

Earlier this month, Bruno Lafont, chairman and CEO of Lafarge, inaugurated a new cement plant at Bazian, in Iraqi Kurdistan.

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Aem Education Program Honored

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ Construction Challenge work force development program has been named to the Associations Advance America 2009

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Former Trade Rep Schwab Joins Cat Board

Susan C. Schwab, U.S. Trade Representative from 2006 to 2009, has been elected to the Caterpillar board of directors.

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