Barriere Construction safely provides quality asphalt and concrete paving, industrial, heavy civil construction services and materials to our customers in rewarding work environment.
Gaines Wilson takes over R.B. Tyler Company in Louisville, KY.
Working with his father, George H. Wilson Sr. forms Wilson Contracting and expands operations to New Orleans.
George H. Wilson Sr. passes away at age 48. Betty Wilson is named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Barriere thrives under Betty’s commitment to safety and integrity. Service expands into highways and heavy civil construction.
George H. Wilson Jr. becomes Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Barriere celebrates 50 years of operations. The 3 Wilson brothers – George, Peter & Bert – take over day-to-day management of the company.
Barriere opens asphalt plant in Boutte, LA.
Barriere opens asphalt plant in Franklinton, LA.
Fourth generation family members begin working at Barriere.
Peter A. Wilson becomes President and CEO of Barriere. George H. Wilson, Jr. transitions to chairman of the board and Bert A. Wilson becomes President of Asphalt & Materials.
Barriere opens asphalt plant in Baton Rouge, LA.
After seven decades of being a family owned and operated business, Barriere joined the CRH families of businesses.
Jason Latiolais takes over as CEO of Barriere.
CRH (LSE :CRH, ISE:CRG, NYSE:CRH) is the leading building materials business in the world, employing c.79,000 people at c.3,100 operating locations in 30 countries. It is the largest building materials business in North America, a leading heavy side materials business in Europe, and has positions in both Asia and South America. CRH manufactures and supplies a range of integrated building materials, products, and innovative solutions which can be found throughout the built environment, from major public infrastructure projects to commercial buildings and residential structures.
A Fortune 500 company, CRH is a constituent member of the FTSE 100 Index, the EURO STOXX 50 Index, the ISEQ 20, and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe. CRH’s American Depositary Shares are listed on the NYSE.