Construction materials group, Breedon has acquired Micromix (Northern) Limited which trades as Express Minimix, a ‘mini mix’ concrete operator based out of Durham
Express Minimix operates a fleet of 25 mixer trucks, specialising in delivering small loads of ready-mixed concrete and screeds, to commercial and domestic customers across the North of England and parts of Scotland.
Express Minimix complements Breedon’s existing mini mix businesses, which currently operate throughout the Midlands, East Anglia and parts of Southern England.
The acquistion will draw material from Breedon’s local ready-mixed concrete plants and extend the group’s reach across the north of the UK.
‘A great bolt-on acquisiton’
Mike Pearce, managing director GB materials at Breedon, said: “Express Minimix is a great bolt-on acquisition for Breedon, it further strengthens our position in a key market for us and extends our market leading product and service offering for both new and existing customers.”
Breedon supplies aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and mortar and concrete blocks, together with a range of specialist building products including clay bricks and tiles, clay products, decorative aggregates and Welsh slate, which are sold throughout the UK and Ireland.