JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bluegrass Materials Company announced today that it has reached an agreement to purchase the assets of Lafarge North America's Ball Ground, Clayton, Cumming, and Douglasville quarries located in the Atlanta, Georgia Metropolitan Area.
Ted Baker II, CEO of Bluegrass Materials said, "This is a terrific opportunity for Bluegrass Materials to continue to build the company and will significantly expand our aggregates footprint into one of the most dynamic markets in the country. We are very much looking forward to working with the employees at these facilities and to continuing the high standard of safety excellence that they have set."
Bluegrass Materials Company, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Panadero Aggregates Holdings, LLC ("Panadero"). Panadero was formed in 2010 by John D. Baker II and Ted Baker II, formerly of Florida Rock Industries, to acquire, develop and operate aggregates and other construction related materials businesses. The company currently owns and operates seven rock quarries, one sand plant and two concrete block manufacturing plants located in Kentucky, Tennessee, South Carolina and Georgia. For more information about the company, please visit www.bluegrassmaterials.com.