Innovation is part of the Group’s identity. Lafarge builds on its long history of technical excellence, which began with the opening of its first research laboratory in 1887. This focus on innovation is what sets us apart. At Lafarge, innovating means developing new construction solutions to meet the specific needs of each client, in every market, contributing to the building of better cities. To do so, we rely on the industry’s most advanced R&D, which is always connected to our markets.