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LafargeHolcim appoints new Group Head of R&D

LafargeHolcim announces the appointment of Heike Faulhammer (50) as Group Head of Research & Development, effective July 1, 2017. Heike Faulhammer joins LafargeHolcim from Arkema, one of France...
News - 27 June 2017

LafargeHolcim Canada operations receive concrete responsible sourcing certificate

LafargeHolcim’s operations in Canada obtained the Concrete Sustainability Council (CSC) certificates for Responsibly Sourced Concrete for a ready mix concrete plant in Burlington, Ontario and a re...
News - 23 June 2017

LafargeHolcim expands its MEA retail network

LafargeHolcim announces the rollout of its specialised retail network for construction materials in Middle East Africa under the new Binastore banner. LafargeHolcim said in a statement that it ...
News - 16 June 2017

France to investigate LafargeHolcim Syrian activities

France has launched a judicial inquiry into the Syrian activities of cement and construction group LafargeHolcim, a judicial source told Reuters on Tuesday, investigating "the financing of terrori...
News - 14 June 2017

Ada plant completes modernisation programme

Holcim Ada plant (LafargeHolcim group) unveiled its upgraded plant at its Ada, Oklahoma, USA, after a three-year modernisation project. The investment focussed on construction of a new kiln lin...
News - 02 June 2017

LafargeHolcim to start share buy-back programme

LafargeHolcim announces that it will start its share buy-back programme of up to CHF1bn (EUR916.9m) over 2017-18 on 1 June 2017. The programme that was initially announced at the Capital Markets D...
News - 31 May 2017

LafargeHolcim plant in Hungary wins gold World Prix d’Excellence

LafargeHolcim’s Kiralyegyhaza cement plant in Hungary has received the World Prix d’Excellence 2017 from the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI). The plant was awarded the World Gold Win...
News - 30 May 2017

LH Côte d'Ivoire initiates new health and safety measure

As part of its Health & Safety policy, LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire will carry out alcohol breathalyser tests to protect plant personnel and visitors from associated risk factors in the workplace. ...
News - 23 May 2017

LafargeHolcim names new CEO

LafargeHolcim announces the appointment of Jan Jenisch as CEO from 16 October 2017. Jan Jenisch joins from Swiss company Sika AG. Jan Jenisch (50) has been the CEO of Sika AG since January 2012....
News - 22 May 2017

ACC to consider merger with Ambuja Cement

The Board of Directors of ACC, at its meeting on Friday, decided to commence an evaluation of a potential merger with Ambuja Cement. Both Indian cement concerns are part of the LafargeHolcim group...
News - 08 May 2017