|Stock:||Texas Industries, Inc.|
|Texas Industries, Inc. is a supplier of heavy construction materials in the southwestern United States. The Company operates in three segments: cement, which produces gray portland cement and specialty cements; aggregates, which produces natural aggregates, including sand, gravel and crushed limestone, and specialty lightweight aggregates, and consumer products, which produces ready-mix concrete. The Company's cement production and distribution facilities are concentrated primarily in Texas and California. As of May 31, 2012, the Company had 82 manufacturing facilities in six states. On July 29, 2011, the Company acquired three ready mix concrete plants and one sand and gravel plant, located in the Austin metropolitan market. On April 20, 2012, the Company sold its aggregate rail distribution terminal including 154 acres of land and associated assets located in Stafford, Texas, south of Houston. On April 16, 2012, the Company sold its Texas based packaged products operations.|
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