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23

Jan 2020
CW Summit Americas 2020: CW Group hosts successful Cement Strategy, Finance and Trade Summit in Miami

CW Group, a leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique, hosted another successful edition of CW Summit Americas, which took place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, ...

22

Jan 2020
Team of researchers advocates use of living fungus in eco-friendly construction

The provocative idea emerged as a way to address climate change

21

Jan 2020
Researchers develop recycled bricks from construction and demolition waste

New product generates only one-tenth of emissions when compared to standard bricks

20

Jan 2020
UCLA research team uses carbon-capturing ingredient in concrete production

Portlandite unique chemistry allows it to absorb CO2 during the hardening process

15

Jan 2020
US scientists develop “living cement”

The material is able to repair cracks on its surface

13

Jan 2020
Spanish initiative seeks to use more recycled and natural construction materials

Research has been made on how to lower the industry’s energy consumption and environmental impact  ...

12

Jan 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from Brazilian researchers developing new cement from mining waste, to LafargeHolcim mulling the installation of a carbon capture project at a US plant  ...

09

Jan 2020
LafargeHolcim considers to install carbon capture project at US plant

The company is looking to install solid absorbent technology at the facility

07

Jan 2020
CW Summit Americas 2020 to focus on strategies, challenges and opportunities for the building materials industry

Leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique CW Group is pleased to host another edition of the successful and benchmark industry event, CW Summit Americas.  ...

06

Jan 2020
Brazilian researchers develop new cement from mining waste

The yielded cement is said to be of high quality

20

Dec 2019
New concrete testing meter developed by PCERF

Company looking for major construction groups’ feedback

20

Dec 2019
Solidia Technologies develops low water-content cement

Product requires no steam to cure, lowering its energy and water footprint

18

Dec 2019
British aggregates industry grows on the year, study says

Over 600 individual static recycled aggregates plants exist across the nation

16

Dec 2019
Funding approved for KIT’s SDaC research project

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy to fund operations for three years

12

Dec 2019
PLAN signs agreement with University of Alberta on developing fly ash alternative

Following the announced coal-fired power phase-out, new supplementary cementing materials will need to fill this void

04

Dec 2019
Western Europe and North America lead white cement trade

In 2019, Western Europe remained the major white cement exporting region, followed by Eastern Europe and CIS, according to CW Research’s 2020 Global White Cement Market and Trade Report.  ...

02

Dec 2019
Researchers create new material from construction waste

The product is set to revolutionize road construction

29

Nov 2019
HeidelbergCement researches feasibility of large-scale carbon capture and storage in Canada

The company is partnering with the International CCS Knowledge Center for this research  ...

27

Nov 2019
White cement consumption to top 22 million tons on steady economic growth

Between 2019 and 2024, global white cement demand is projected to increase modestly to over 22 million tons, according to CW Research’s 2020 Global White Cement Market and Trade Report.  ...

26

Nov 2019
UK: Construction sector's spending on R&D reaches record high in 2018

The building industry's investments in the field topped GBP 350 million

21

Nov 2019
Liquid and dust-repelling concrete developed by researchers

New product is not only lighter, but also mechanically stronger

21

Nov 2019
CW Group supports decision-making process for chemical plant EPC in Middle East

Leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique CW Group has successfully concluded an advisory project supporting the decision-making process of securing a supplier ...

20

Nov 2019
Researchers investigate Indian “living bridges”

Roots from indigenous fauna have long been used to develop stable bridges

19

Nov 2019
Researchers looking to solve MOC’s low water resistance

Magnesium oxychloride cement possesses a much higher compressive strength versus conventional cement

18

Nov 2019
Denmark – Research project to deliver more complex concrete structures

Research seeks to enhance both time and material savings  ...

14

Nov 2019
New fiber-reinforced concrete developed in Switzerland

New material deemed more durable and environmentally friendly

13

Nov 2019
MIT researchers discover new ways to develop more specialized oil-well cement

The new method was possible thanks to a new detector setup

13

Nov 2019
CW Group delivers Study on Market Sizing and Business Opportunities for Defense Products

Leading global and multi-industry advisory, research and business intelligence boutique CW Group has successfully concluded an advisory project that included an evaluation of market potential for a niche ...

13

Nov 2019
Researchers seek to find the major cause for steel corrosion in in reinforced concrete

Steel corruption may lead to the collapse of buildings and infrastructures

07

Nov 2019
Buzzi Unicem prepares pilot for CO2 capture in cement manufacturing

The company is launching the project at its plant in Vernasca

06

Nov 2019
Cement prices edge up in October; clinker shows regional variations

According to CW Research’s Cement and Clinker Price Assessments for Mediterranean Basin and Persian Gulf, FOB prices rose modestly for cement deliveries, yet recorded mixed trends for clinker shipments ...

31

Oct 2019
Researchers use coal ash to prevent cracks in concrete

The material is treated, formed into spheres and then baked

30

Oct 2019
World cement prices fall further in 3Q2019

In the third quarter of 2019, gray cement ex-works prices continued to display mixed trends worldwide, according to the 3Q2019 update of CW Research’s Global Cement Trade Price Report.  ...

18

Oct 2019
Indian researchers develop carbon-absorbing bricks from sugarcane waste

New bricks absorb carbon emissions, while providing good heat and sound insulation

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