Prices for traded portland cement and clinker in the Mediterranean Basin and Persion Gulf-Arabian Sea regions are up slightly in April.
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Feliciano González Muñoz, LafargeHolcim’s current HR Director for Europe, has been appointed Head of HR.
EMS Brüel & Kjær and envea™ (the new trademark of Environnement S.A Group) have announced a partnership.
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This year looks challenging for UK construction with activity dropping in March on bad weather and the outlook remaining uncertain.
Europe’s leading producer of ground granulated blastfurnace slag, Ecocem, is rebranding to reflect new business opportunities.
Boosted by the full-year integration of Italcementi into its results, HeidelbergCement reported record sales volumes and revenues in 2017.
Using kilns involved in cement production, the company co-processed all types of waste including: solid shredded waste from industrial and municipal origin, spent solvents, used tires, waste oils, contaminated soils, industrial and sewage sludges, as well as demolition waste.
Norcem has released a short film explaining the carbon capture process soon to be launched at its Brevik plant in Norway.