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22

Oct 2021
Société du Grand Paris to use low-carbon concrete in the construction of the Ile-de-France super-metro

... will have 25 percent reduced gas emissions with the use of low-carbon concrete and fiber concrete. The project for the 200 kilometers metro with 68 stations is expected to be concluded by 2030 and will ...

21

Oct 2021
Cemex provides low-carbon concrete for office building in Poland

The company supplied Vertua, its low-carbon concrete, for the construction of Warsaw’s P180 office building Cemex, building multinational, announced through a press release that it supplied Vertua, ...

20

Oct 2021
Goldsun Building Materials and CarbonCure to develop eco-friendly concrete

The companies will take carbon-zero concrete to Taiwan In Taiwan, Goldsun Building Materials partnered with the Canadian company CarbonCure Technologies to introduce a carbon mineralized concrete innovation ...

19

Oct 2021
Aggregate Industries announces new managing director of the ready-mix concrete division

Lee Sleight has been appointed managing director of the company’s ready-mix concrete division UK-based business Aggregate Industries has appointed Lee Sleight to its Executive Committee as the new Managing ...

15

Oct 2021
PD Ports and Strabag to set up concrete plant in UK's Teesport comple

The building company announced a new partnership with Strabag to set up a new concrete manufacturing plant in Teesport, England PD Ports announced a long-term agreement with Strabag to set up a new ...

15

Oct 2021
Concrete production in Spain surges in the second quarter of the year

Concrete production jumped by 23 percent year-on-year in the period [PAID=]In Spain, the production of concrete reached 6.75 million cubic meters in the second quarter, 23 percent more than in the same ...

15

Oct 2021
Gallagher Group acquires four concrete plants from Cemex UK

The group will expand business in Kent, South East England British construction company Gallagher Group announced in a press release it has acquired four ready-mix concrete plants from Cemex UK. The ...

14

Oct 2021
Concrete prices in Russia continue to rise in August

Average prices increased 3 percent compared to last month [PAID=]According to Beton.ru, the average selling price for concrete producers in Russia amounted to RUB 4,010.06 per cubic meter without VAT ...

14

Oct 2021
LafargeHolcim and ECOncrete Tech to develop ecological concrete scour protection

The aim is to produce a fully-structural concrete scour protection unit that facilitates the growth of marine organisms LafargeHolcim announced through a press release that it has partnered with ECOncrete ...

13

Oct 2021
Cemex's Pruszków concrete plant to be powered by solar energ

... its readymix concrete production plant in Pruszków, Poland. The solar energy produced at the Pruszków site, in Poland, will be entirely used by the plant, reducing its carbon footprint. Michał Grys, ...

13

Oct 2021
Cement and concrete producers to achieve net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050

A group of 40 companies set goals to cut CO2 emissions [PAID=]The 40 companies grouped together in the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA) decided to set ambitious carbon emission cut goals, ...

13

Oct 2021
Cement and concrete producers to achieve net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050

A group of 40 companies set goals to cut CO2 emissions [PAID=]The 40 companies grouped together in the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA) decided to set ambitious carbon emission cut goals, ...

13

Oct 2021
Waskita Beton Precast to sell three operating concrete plants

Indonesian building company will release a tender offer on November 3 [PAID=]Indonesia-based PT Waskita Beton Precast Tbk (WSBP) announced it will release three precast concrete plants through a tender ...

13

Oct 2021
Metsä Wood designs lumber and concrete sandwich wall element

... wall element, an innovation that combines concrete with Kerto LVL (laminated veneer lumber), informs PR Newswire. The lighter weight of the hybrid sandwich wall elements proved to be a valuable benefit ...

12

Oct 2021
Japanese engineers develop new green concrete

Research at the University of Tokyo used recycled building waste and captured carbon to produce concrete In Japan, engineers have developed a new method to make concrete by recycling waste concrete ...

11

Oct 2021
Concrete production in Ukraine climbs in August

Concrete production in the country reached a record-high in August [PAID=]Ukraine produced a record of 1,939,400 tons of concrete in August, reports Beton.ru. Compared to the same month last year, concrete ...

08

Oct 2021
CPR enters the concrete industry in the UK

The Scottish business launched new concrete business Project Scotland reports that CPR has announced the launch of a new concrete business in a bid to secure supply for two surfacing and civil frameworks. ...

07

Oct 2021
Sika announces innovative concrete recycling process

Company's experts demonstrated the groundbreaking Sika concrete recycling process at a test facility in Zurich Sika, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, announced a new recycling process to make concrete, ...

06

Oct 2021
Cemex acquires limestone quarry and concrete plants in Spain

... and 3 concrete plants that will enhance its vertical integration in the Balearic Islands. "This acquisition will allow us to better serve our customers by integrating and complementing our portfolio to ...

06

Oct 2021
Works with precast concrete in Spain increase in nine months of 2021

Works with the material rose by 10 percent compared to the same period in 2019 [PAID=]In Spain, works with precast concrete rose by 10 percent in the January-September period of 2021, compared with ...

05

Oct 2021
Holcim Philippines launches concrete block adhesive

It was the third new product the company has launched in 2021 [PAID=]Building materials company Holcim Philippines announced in a press release that it has added a new product in its portfolio, the concrete ...

04

Oct 2021
Researchers test ultra-resistant and self-repairing concrete

Researchers from two universities in Spain and Italy have designed concrete with up to 30 percent more durability compared to conventional material The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) and ...

30

Sep 2021
Aramco develops new method to capture carbon in concrete

Saudi Arabia’s company together with Korean researchers developed a way to incorporate CO2 into the curing process of concrete [PAID=] MSN reports that Saudi Arabia-based Aramco, the world's largest ...

29

Sep 2021
Betolar and IBF to produce low-carbon concrete

The low-carbon concrete products are expected to be launched in 2022 PR Newswire reports that the Finnish material technology company Betolar partnered with the Danish concrete manufacturer IBF, aiming ...

27

Sep 2021
Concrete production hits record-high in Kazakhstan in August

Production of the material reached almost 2.1 million tons in August [PAID=] According to Beton.ru, the production of ready-mixed concrete in Kazakhstan amounted to 2,057,000 tons in August, an increase ...

23

Sep 2021
Australian researchers develop eco-friendly concrete from fly ash

Colliecrete will be up to 90 percent made from fly ash and will reduce carbon emissions to about 80 percent Researchers from Murdoch University, in Australia, are researching a new concrete made from ...

23

Sep 2021
Australian researchers develop eco-friendly concrete from fly ash

Colliecrete will be up to 90 percent made from fly ash and will reduce carbon emissions to about 80 percent ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

23

Sep 2021
ZHBI Florcon opens new concrete plant in Russia

The plant will supply industrial construction with waste-free precast concrete products [PAID=]The Russian company ZHBI Florcon opened a new plant for waste-free production of precast concrete products ...

23

Sep 2021
Infra.Market acquires RDC Concrete

RDC is the largest independent ready mixed concrete business in India In India, the construction company Infra.Market announced the acquisition of RDC Concrete from True North, reports Business-Standard. ...

21

Sep 2021
BGO opens concrete plant in Switzerland

The new plant is expected to produce up to 100,000 cubic meters of the material per year [PAID=] Béton Granulats Ouest Lausannois (BGO) is operating a new fixed concrete plant in Switzerland, reports ...

20

Sep 2021
Cemex supplies concrete and aggregates to 5 wind farms in Spain

... operating mills, according to the company’s website. It announced it is currently supplying concrete and aggregates to 5 new farms, which will add 84 new wind turbines to the existing complexes. For ...

20

Sep 2021
Graphene-enhanced concrete is used in housing construction in the UK

Graphene was used in the concrete mix poured in the construction of a residential development in Salisbury Mason Graphite announced that graphene from the patented process owned by Black Swan Graphene, ...

17

Sep 2021
Cemex to be the main concrete supplier in LNG Terminal in Poland

Located in Swinoujscie, the terminal will be expanded with a third liquefied natural gas tank [PAID=]According to Polish construction news website Rynek Infrastruktury, Cemex will be the main concrete ...

14

Sep 2021
Spain’s Badajoz freight terminal to receive 10,000 cubic meters of concrete

240,000 cubic meters of soil have been displaced so far [PAID=]According to Spanish news portal Hoy, the new freight terminal in Badajoz is to receive 10 million liters of concrete. So far, 240,000 cubic ...

13

Sep 2021
Concrete Pumping Holdings acquires Hi-Tech Concrete Pumping Services

The transaction cost USD 12.3 million in cash According to Yahoo Finance, US and UK's concrete pumping services and concrete waste management provider Concrete Pumping Holdings has acquired Texas’s Hi-Tech ...

13

Sep 2021
Germany's Knauf launches new low-carbon insulation for concrete wall

Knauf NEXTherm Mur-B2i is dedicated to concrete walls with integrated insulation [PAID=]According to Le Moniteur des Artisans, German construction material manufacturer Knauf has launched its new low-carbon ...

09

Sep 2021
UK’s TG Concrete acquires two concrete plants in north Wales

The company has purchased Porthmadog Concrete Limited According to Shropshire Live, UK-based TG Concrete, part of the Tudor Griffiths Group, has acquired two plants in north Wales, in Porthmadog and ...

09

Sep 2021
Megawide and MultiCON partner to deploy low-carbon concrete technology

Megawide will use MultiCON’s advanced concrete mixing system OptiCon for its projects According to Business World, Philippines' Megawide Construction Corporation has joined forces with German firm MultiCON ...

08

Sep 2021
Cemex launches lightweight concrete in Germany

The material’s thermal insulation is reported to be superior According to Bi Medien, Cemex is launching a new line of lightweight concrete for energy-efficient construction in Germany. Insularis, as ...

08

Sep 2021
Ambuja Cement launches Concrete Futures Laboratory

It is aimed at focusing and research, development and innovation of the firm’s products According to APN News, Indian cement manufacturer Ambuja Cement has announced the launching of its Concrete Futures ...

07

Sep 2021
Works with precast concrete continue on the rise in Spain

The number of works increased 37 percent in the first eight months of 2021 [PAID=]The number of works with precast concrete in Spain continued to rise in 2021, according to data compiled by the National ...

06

Sep 2021
Cementos Molins buys Hanson's concrete business in Cataloni

The Catalan group aimed to strengthen its subsidiary Promsa and gain ground in the metropolitan area of ​​Barcelona [PAID=]According to La Vanguardia, Catalan group Cementos Molins has bought Hanson ...

06

Sep 2021
Ferrovial sells concrete unit to Martin Marietta

The sale was closed for about USD 140 million According to Yahoo Finance, Spanish conglomerate Ferrovial has agreed to sell its US unit Southern Crushed Concrete unit to Martin Marietta Materials for ...

02

Sep 2021
Holcim completes purchase of 51 percent stake in Costa Rican ready-mix concrete producer

... of ready-mix concrete producer Concretera Nacional. Having acquired the majority stakes, it is now one of the largest building material and construction companies in the country. Amidst concerns that ...

02

Sep 2021
Fly ash used as raw material for concrete, cement and bricks

... can be repurposed in the manufacturing of concrete, cement and bricks. Its sustainable utilization opens a viable path for an environmental concern at the Singrauli unit of India’s statutory corporation ...

02

Sep 2021
Fly ash used as raw material for concrete, cement and bricks

One of the key areas of concern at the Singrauli unit of NTPC in Sonbhadra district, the byproduct can be repurposed ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

02

Sep 2021
Concrete prices in Russia increase in July

Prices saw an increase of almost 2 percent on a monthly basis [PAID=]According to Beton.ru, recent data released by Russia’s Federal State Statistics Service indicates that the average concrete prices ...

31

Aug 2021
Indonesian researchers develop environmentally friendly concrete from glass waste

Ash is also used in the manufacturing process [PAID=]According to RepJogja, a group of students at Indonesia’s Yogyakarta State University have developed a type of environmentally friendly concrete which ...

30

Aug 2021
Vulcan Materials completes acquisition of U.S. Concrete

... giant has fully completed the acquisition of Texas’s U.S. Concrete. With the takeover, Vulcan will now further enhance its aggregates-led business with additional geographic reach. Chairman and chief ...

27

Aug 2021
AOMS Technologies launches concrete sensing solution

The LumiNode Plus wireless concrete sensors are endowed with cloud connectivity According to Globe Newswire, AOMS Technologies, an internet of things sensing solutions for construction and industrial ...

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