LafargeHolcim has acquired Tarrant Concrete, a leading provider of ready-mix concrete in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Texas. This transaction will strengthen LafargeHolcim’s existing operations in one of the most attractive and biggest ready-mix concrete and aggregates markets in the USA. Tarrant Concrete operates three ready-mix concrete plants, supplying high-quality solutions to major construction projects. With net sales of more than USD 40 million and 90 employees, Tarrant is one of the leading local ready-mix concrete companies. Over the past decade, the Dallas/Fort-Worth metropolitan area has been one of the fastest growing regions in the US with an average annual population growth of 2.0 % and 1.3 million new residents.