As the global leader in building solutions, we’re reinventing how the world builds to shape a greener, smarter world that works for all. A world that is low-carbon and circular for a net zero future, driven by innovation, to make more with less.
Our Australian operations include quarries, batching plants, manufacturing and corporate offices which employ over 3,700 people directly and indirectly. Holcim’s products and solutions bring projects to life in our cities, regions and communities.
Holcim is a leading supplier of construction materials in Australia, originally serving the industry under the well-known Readymix and Humes brands dating back to 1901. Today, Holcim continues to supply essential construction materials including aggregates, sand, readymix concrete, engineered precast concrete and prestressed concrete solutions throughout Australia.
We partner with customers on projects that range from small and local to the biggest, most technically challenging infrastructure endeavors to build our homes, cities, and infrastructure. We’re backed by the strongest R&D organization in the industry, with high-quality and sustainable building materials and solutions for customers worldwide.
We believe in building a world that works for people and the planet. A world that keeps people safe, connected and thriving. Together with our employees we want to shape a world that is greener, smarter and that works for all. We are 70,000 people strong and committed to reinventing how the world builds in more than 70 markets.
With innovation and sustainability at the heart of everything we do, we are building a world that works for people and the planet. Shaping a world that is greener, we are committed to becoming a net zero company to play our part to limit global warming to under 1.5°C. We are at the forefront of carbon neutral and circular building materials and solutions.
Read our latest updates to discover how we are reinventing how the world builds to make it greener, smarter and healthier for all.
So you've decided to take the plunge and do some DIY concreting. Holcim's range of concrete will make your task a lot easier. Follow the links below for more information on each DIY topic:
Checklist for ordering concrete
Concreting practice in hot weather
Curing of concrete techniques
Cracks in concrete
Excess water in concrete
Home handyman's step-by-step guide to laying concrete