PCA Recognizes Holcim Plants for Safety, Environmental Impact

Holcim (US) Inc. announced today that two of its plants – Holly Hill in Holly Hill, S.C. and Theodore in Theodore, Ala. – were recognized during the Portland Cement Association's (PCA) Spring Board of Directors meeting in Chicago on April 16, 2012.

The Holly Hill plant received the PCA's prestigious Chairman's Safety Performance Award in recognition of its exceptional health and safety programs. The Theodore plant received the Environmental Performance Award in recognition of the steps it takes beyond those required by laws, regulations and permits to minimize their impact on the environment.

"This recognition is a reflection of our employees' commitment to making sure that each of our employees and visitors to our facilities go home safely at the end of the day and of their commitment to protecting the environment," said Bernard Terver, president and chief executive officer of Holcim (US).