SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 29, 2017
VULCAN MATERIALS COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)|| |
1200 Urban Center Drive
Birmingham, Alabama 35242
(Address of principal executive offices) (zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code:
(Former name or former address if changed since last report)
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|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On September 29, 2017, Vulcan Materials Company (the Company) issued a press release in response to an announcement by Polaris Materials Corporation (TSX:PLS) that Polaris has terminated its previously announced agreement to be acquired by the Company and paid the Company a termination fee of C$10 million. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|VULCAN MATERIALS COMPANY|
|Date: September 29, 2017||By:||/s/ Jerry F. Perkins Jr.|
Name: Jerry F. Perkins Jr.
Title: General Counsel & Secretary