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22

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim's Sagunto plant to supply cement for the Sky Homes Valencia project

The 6,000 tons of cement supplies by the Sagunto plant will be used for the manufacture of concrete for two towers

20

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim to develop carbon-capture project in U.S. cement plant

The company has received a USD 1.5 million grant to develop a system at its Florence cement plant

16

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh's sales increase in 3Q 2020

The growth was supported by sales and marketing initiatives

14

Oct 2020
Raysut Cement acquires 75 percent stake in LafargeHolcim Maldives cement terminal

The terminal is located at the Thilafushi Island, in Maldives

13

Oct 2020
Algeria's Silas cement plant export clinker to Gabon

The plant exported 500,000 tons of clinker from January to October 2020

13

Oct 2020
Mauritian cement producers see increased demand, but reject cement shortage

Paused projects have resumed and demand is ramping up in the island

12

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim opens solar farm at its Maryland cement plant

The farm generation will cover about 25 percent of the cement plant's annual needs

08

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim to open a new solar field at its Hagerstown Cement Plant

The field will provide about 25 percent of the plant’s annual power requirements

06

Oct 2020
Breedon appoints new Group CEO

Pat Ward, currently CEO of Aggregate Industries Europe, was appointed for the position

05

Oct 2020
BUA Cement appoints new CFO

Jacques Piekarski was chosen for the position, effective from October 2

23

Sep 2020
LafargeHolcim rebrands US' portfolio of blended cements

Following the ever-increasing market demand for performance and sustainability, the line of products will be named Envirocore Series

21

Sep 2020
LafargeHolcim signs targets approved by SBTi to reduce emissions

The 2030 target is to emit 475 kilograms of net CO2 per tonne of cementitious material

14

Sep 2020
Cimencam CEO Benoit Galichet's mandate is renewed

One month before, high authorities of the State had stated to no longer renew Galichet in the position

04

Sep 2020
Ambuja Cements appoints new CFO

Rajani Kesari will replace Sonal Shrivastava

02

Sep 2020
Cement production declines in Russia from January to July 2020

The most significant decline in was seen in the Southern Federal District

13

Aug 2020
Flacema works with researchers to reduce electric costs in factories

High electricity expenses affect the industry’s competitiveness

07

Aug 2020
Russia’s overall cement production declines in H1 of 2020

June results of some companies, however, demonstrated a recovery in output

31

Jul 2020
LafargeHolcim records full recovery in June

The global leading company expects a more stable second half of the year

09

Jul 2020
LafargeHolcim to include environmental declarations on its cement and concrete products

The declarations are used to assess the carbon footprint of products

03

Jul 2020
Oman’s Raysut Cement to increase production capacity through expansion

The company is preparing to increase production by five times

26

Jun 2020
Spain: Andalusia’s cement companies appoint new industry representative

The newly appointed head is the executive of LafargeHolcim in Spain  ...

04

Jun 2020
Cement sales in Morocco contract in May

Construction activity sunk sharply in this period

26

May 2020
Geocycle commissions new shredder for Spanish operations

The equipment will be used in coprocessing for production of cement

15

May 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from decreasing cement sales in Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and Argentina during April, to Iraq resuming production at its cement plants

12

May 2020
LafargeHolcim unable to offload assets in the Philippines

A deal to sell its operations failed to receive regulatory approval in time

08

May 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from cement sales declining during the year in Morocco and India, to cement production in Ukraine and Colombia growing during the first quarter

06

May 2020
Morocco: Cement consumption to decrease in 2020

Cement sales in April are expected to decrease by around 70 percent

30

Apr 2020
LafargeHolcim’s net sales decrease in first quarter as COVID-19 pandemic impacts operations

The company’s results were nonetheless very positive despite the constraints

03

Apr 2020
Weekly Cement Market Update

Top stories from the previous week, including companies closing down operations in Latin America and Europe, Cimpor’s new low CO2 cement plant, and Vietnam’s declining cement demand

27

Mar 2020
LafargeHolcim slashes costs and ditches profit forecast for 2020

The company is preparing for downturn in construction activity caused by COVID-19

28

Feb 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from ACC’s net profit rising by double digits, to Cemex launching a new sustainability strategy

27

Feb 2020
LafargeHolcim expects growth in 2020

The company is expecting a limited impact from the drop in demand in China

25

Feb 2020
ACC and Ambuja Cements appoint new managing directors

The ACC managing director will be taking on a new job at Ambuja Cements

25

Feb 2020
Algeria’s cement exports exceed plans for 2019

Export values surged when compared with 2018

23

Feb 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from US petcoke exports rising to 33 million tons in 2019, to Ambuja Cement’s profit falling by double digits

20

Feb 2020
India’s cement companies to increase high-sulfur petcoke imports in 2020

Companies want to increase overall production

14

Feb 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from the world cement equipment market being forecast to reach USD 8bn by 2024, to Cemex's sales dropping in 2019

07

Feb 2020
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from Emami to sell its cement business to Nirma Group, to Portland Cement Association expecting cement consumption to grow moderately

07

Feb 2020
Raysut Cement eyes cement terminal in the Maldives

The asset is presently controlled by LafargeHolcim  ...

03

Feb 2020
LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire to focus on innovation to remain competitive

Managing Director Serge Gbotta believes cement overcapacity will increase with the arrival of new entrants

01

Feb 2020
Green construction: Why the conversation needs to shift away from cost

CemWeek looks into the green construction landscape and explores the role of the cement industry in shifting the conversation away from cost by creating a virtuous cycle

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

04

Jan 2020
Most read stories of 2019 in the global cement industry

CemWeek compiles some of the most popular news of a bubbling year that shows a cement industry more aware of its environmental impact, and thus more open to green solutions

03

Jan 2020
UltraTech is front-runner for acquisition of Emami Group’s cement business

The other contender for the acquisition is Ambuja Cements

17

Dec 2019
New project in Côte d’Ivoire uses product from LafargeHolcim

The project used a large amount of cement from the company

28

Oct 2019
Weekly cement market update

Top stories from the previous week, from LafargeHolcim's drop in net sales to Egypt's oversupply issue  ...

25

Oct 2019
LafargeHolcim's net sales drop in January-September

Recurring EBITDA rose year-on-year

16

Oct 2019
Holcim Azerbaijan aiming to increase exports of cement

The company is currently negotiating exports with three neighboring countries

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