CRH is the leading global diversified building materials business in the world, employing 76,600 people at 3,100 locations worldwide.

We manufacture and supply a diverse range of superior building materials and products for use in the construction and maintenance of infrastructure, housing and commercial projects. Our materials and products are used extensively, in construction projects of all sizes, all across the world.

A Fortune 500 company, CRH is a constituent member of the FTSE 100 index, the EURO STOXX 50 index, the ISEQ 20 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe. Our shares are listed in Dublin (Euronext) and in London (LSE), and our American Depositary Shares are listed in New York (NYSE).

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Our Global Footprint

Our operations span 29 countries, on four continents.

We are the largest building materials business in North America,
with operations in 46 US states and 6 Canadian provinces.

We are the largest building materials business in Europe, with operations in 19 countries.

We also have positions in Asia.

Our Leadership Positions | Europe

Top 3 Cement
Regional leader, Aggregates
Regional leader, Readymixed Concrete
No. 1 Concrete Products
No. 1 Construction Accessories
No. 2 Lime

Our Leadership Positions | Americas

No. 1 Asphalt
No. 1 Aggregates
No. 2 Readymixed Concrete
No. 3 in Cement in North America
No. 1 Building Envelope
No. 1 Concrete Products
No. 2 Construction Accessories

Our Leadership Positions | Asia Pacific

No. 2 Cement, Philippines
No. 2 Cement, Northeastern China (26%)
No. 1 Network Access Products, Australia

Our story

From humble beginnings in 1970 to being a global leader today, we take great pride in leading globally while delivering locally, in our many markets and communities worldwide.

We strive to bring the benefits of our broad product range, our technical expertise and our extensive geographic footprint into play for the benefit of all our stakeholders, while maintaining the personal touch of a local supplier and partner.

Did you know?

Our products are used in some of the most iconic construction projects in the world. Take a look at a snapshot below.