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CRH plc is the parent company of Northstone (NI) Limited and its two operating divisions namely Farrans Construction and Northstone Materials.

CRH is a leading global building materials group employing over 89,000 people at around 3,900 locations worldwide.

For over four decades, CRH has developed and implemented a proven model of business improvements.  By building better businesses across our international operations, CRH has grown to be a leader in the global building materials industry.

The value created from this strategic approach translates into superior growth which has enabled CRH shareholders to enjoy a cumulative Total Shareholder Return (TSR) in excess of 15% since the formation of CRH in 1970.

CRH is committed to improving the built environment and understands the wider impact the business can make in supporting human activity through the delivery of superior building materials and products for use in building, roads, public spaces, infrastructure and other construction activities.

CRH provides building materials across the spectrum of the construction industry – from building foundations to frame and roofing, to fitting out the interior space and improving the exterior environment, on site works and infrastructure projects, in which CRH materials and products are used extensively.

The CRH geographic footprint is wide.  It operates in 31 countries.  CRH is the largest building materials company in North America, a regional leader in Europe and has strategic positions in Asia.

A Fortune 500 company, CRH is a constituent member of the FTSE 100 index and the ISEQ 20.  Its shares are listed on the London and Dublin stock exchanges and on the New York stock exchange in the form of American Depositary Shares.

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  • Update from Woking Office
    Warren Wright, Director of England South, the new Farrans region in England has kindly provided Northlink with an update on his area of responsibility.
    28 April 2017
  • Richard and Diane decide to retire
    Richard McDermott, the Northstone Materials Commercial Director, and his wife, Diane, have both decided to retire this Christmas and bring to an end a total of 48 years of service to our Company.
    28 April 2017
  • Significant Progress at New Wear Crossing
    The past 6 months have seen significant visible progress on the Farrans New Wear Crossing contract under the guiding hand of Project Director, Stephen McCaffrey.
    28 April 2017