SOURCE: U.S. Concrete, Inc.

U.S. Concrete, Inc.

June 01, 2015 06:00 ET

U.S. Concrete Expands Its Washington, D.C. Area Operations With Acquisition in Northern Virginia

EULESS, TX--(Marketwired - June 01, 2015) - U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) announced today that it has acquired the assets of DuBrook Concrete, Inc. ("DuBrook"), in Chantilly, VA., located within the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Dubrook manufactures and delivers ready-mixed concrete in the northern Virginia market through its three ready-mixed concrete batch plants and fleet of 42 mixer trucks. The addition of DuBrook significantly increases U.S. Concrete's service footprint throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

"We are pleased to complete this acquisition within one of our targeted growth regions with strong expected future demand," said U.S. Concrete President and CEO, William J. Sandbrook. "DuBrook is a great complement to our existing operations and further strengthens our local customer relationships by providing a more robust service footprint. We expect this transaction to be immediately accretive to our business as we integrate DuBrook's operations into our platform and capitalize on the growing commercial and residential project opportunities in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area."

About U.S. Concrete, Inc.
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (the "Company" or U.S. Concrete) serves the construction industry in several major markets in the United States through its two business segments: ready-mixed concrete and aggregate products. The Company has 140 standard ready-mixed concrete plants, 16 volumetric ready-mixed concrete facilities, and 10 producing aggregates facilities. During 2014, U.S. Concrete sold approximately 5.7 million cubic yards of ready-mixed concrete and approximately 4.7 million tons of aggregates. For more information on U.S. Concrete, visit

This press release contains various forward-looking statements and information that are based on management's belief, as well as assumptions made by and information currently available to management. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release. The Company disclaims any obligation to update these statements and cautions you not to rely unduly on them. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements regarding: the stability of the business; ready-mix backlog; ability to maintain our cost structure; ability to maximize liquidity, monitor fixed costs, manage variable costs, control capital spending and monitor working capital usage; and the adequacy of current liquidity. Although U.S. Concrete believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that those expectations will prove to have been correct. Such statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions, including, among other matters: general and regional economic conditions; the level of activity in the construction industry; the ability of U.S. Concrete to complete acquisitions and to effectively integrate the operations of acquired companies; development of adequate management infrastructure; departure of key personnel; access to labor; union disruption; competitive factors; government regulations; exposure to environmental and other liabilities; the cyclical and seasonal nature of U.S. Concrete's business; adverse weather conditions; the availability and pricing of raw materials; the availability of refinancing alternatives; and general risks related to the industry and markets in which U.S. Concrete operates. Should one or more of these risks materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results or outcomes may vary materially from those expected. These risks, as well as others, are discussed in greater detail in U.S. Concrete's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including U.S. Concrete's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014 and subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.

Source: USCR-G

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