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Monday 31 January, 2000

Hanson PLC

Recommended Offer for Pioneer - Documents Posted

Hanson PLC
31 January 2000



HANSON PLC - RECOMMENDED OFFER FOR PIONEER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED -
DOCUMENTS POSTED AND HSR CLEARANCE OBTAINED

HANSON PLC ANNOUNCES THAT IN RELATION TO ITS RECOMMENDED OFFER FOR
PIONEER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED IT HAS TODAY POSTED THE OFFER
DOCUMENTATION (INCLUDING PIONEER'S PART B RESPONSE AND THE
INDEPENDENT EXPERT'S REPORT) TO PIONEER SHAREHOLDERS AND THE LISTING
PARTICULARS TO HANSON SHAREHOLDERS.

HANSON ALSO ANNOUNCES THAT THE WAITING PERIOD UNDER THE US
HART-SCOTT-RODINO ANTI TRUST IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF 1976 HAS EXPIRED
WITHOUT THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (ANTITRUST DIVISION)
OR THE UNITED STATES FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION CHALLENGING ITS
ACQUISITION OF PIONEER.  THIS SATISFIES A CONDITION TO THE OFFER.

INQUIRIES:
JUSTIN READ
HANSON PLC
+44 (0)171 245 1245