LafargeHolcim Ltd operates in the building materials industry worldwide. The company offers cement; aggregates, such as crushed stone, gravel, and sand; and ready-mix concrete, asphalt, and other construction materials and services. Its products are used in various projects and applications, including infrastructure projects, such as transport, roads, energy, and sports and cultural facilities, as well as in the mining industry; and building projects comprising individual housing, collective housing, office buildings, industrial and commercial buildings, and institutional buildings. LafargeHolcim Ltd also provides its products for affordable housing, distribution and retail, and oil and gas industries. The company was formerly known as Holcim Ltd. and changed its name to LafargeHolcim Ltd in July 2015. LafargeHolcim Ltd was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in Jona, Switzerland.