EANS-Voting Rights: HeidelbergCement AG / Release according to article 26, section 1 WpHG (Securities Trading Act) with the aim of Europe-wide distribution

Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement.

Announcement according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG (share)

Person/company obliged to make the notification:
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Name: Artisan Partners Limited Partnership
Place: Wisconsin
State: USA

Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, USA, has notified us with a letter dated 9 September 2011 pursuant to sections 21 para. 1, 22 para. 1 German Securities Trading Act (WpHG) that, on 5 September 2011, the voting rights held by Artisan Partners Limited Partnership in HeidelbergCement AG, Heidelberg, Germany, crossed above the threshold of 3%. On that date, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership held 3.09% of the voting rights in HeidelbergCement AG arising from 5,787,327 voting rights.

All voting rights in HeidelbergCement AG were attributed to Artisan Partners Limited Partnership pursuant to sec. 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 WpHG.

Heidelberg, 13 September 2011

The Managing Board

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issuer: HeidelbergCement AG
Berliner Straße 6
D-69120 Heidelberg
phone: +49(0)6221/481-227
FAX: +49(0)6221/481-217
mail: info@heidelbergcement.com
WWW: http://www.heidelbergcement.com
sector: Construction & Property
ISIN: DE0006047004
indexes: DAX, CDAX, Classic All Share, HDAX, Prime All Share stockmarkets: regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt, free trade: Berlin, Hamburg, Hannover, regulated dealing: Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, München
language: English

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Andreas Schaller
Telefon: +49 (0) 6221/481-227
E-Mail: andreas.schaller@heidelbergcement.com

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