Aggregate Industries operates businesses within the UK, Channel Islands and northern Europe under three divisions; Aggregate Products UK, Building Materials and Cementitious Materials. The company is a leading supplier of aggregates and construction and building materials to the construction industry. In the UK it is the fourth largest aggregates producer, the second largest asphalt producer, the fourth largest ready-mixed concrete producer, a leading manufacturer of pre-cast concrete products and a major surfacing and civil engineering contractor.
Through acquisition of Foster Yeoman Limited in 2006, Aggregate Industries now has additional sites in northern Europe in Poland, France and Germany.
Total turnover in 2007 was £1,422 million (2006: £1,176 million)
The Group's strategy is threefold: maximising the margins produced across its existing businesses; identifying and pursuing value adding bolt-on acquisitions; and continually increasing its mineral reserves.