Lafarge: Home pages http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/homepage Lafarge Lafarge http://www.lafarge.com/wps/themes/html/CommonFiles/img/Logo_Lafarge_RSS_GB.jpg http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/homepage Lafarge LafargeHolcim - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1608368619&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p><strong>04/07/2014</strong><br /><strong>Merger project</strong><br />Holcim and Lafarge announced a merger project of equals to create LafargeHolcim, the most advanced group in the building materials industry, uniquely positioned in 90 countries around the world with a balanced exposure to both developed and high growth markets.</p> <br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/ar/webcast/analysts"> Webcast analyst meeting – in English</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/ar/webcast/press"> Webcast Press conference</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/download/presentation-en.pdf"> The analyst and press presentation</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/download/press-release-en.pdf"> The press release</a> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:35:52 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1608368619&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-04-07T00:35:52Z LafargeHolcim - Merger project http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#880996168&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468f495442c1cbed/190_188_laf.jpg" alt="" /> <p>Holcim and Lafarge announced a merger project of equals to create LafargeHolcim, the most advanced group in the building materials industry, uniquely positioned in 90 countries around the world with a balanced exposure to both developed and high growth markets.</p> <br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/ar/webcast/press"> Webcast Press conference</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/ar/webcast/analysts"> Webcast analyst meeting – in English</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/download/presentation-en.pdf"> The analyst and press presentation</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en/download/press-release-en.pdf"> The press release</a> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:30:48 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#880996168&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-04-07T00:30:48Z Publication - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1759856225&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p><strong>04/02/2014 </strong></p> <p><strong>2013 Annual report </strong></p> <p>Find out all the key figures on our businesses, corporate governance and finance, as well as an overview of Lafarge&rsquo;s growth drivers, innovation and performance. Also check out our contributions to Building better cities!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/5_8_0_1-Rapports_financiers"> The report</a> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:43:54 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1759856225&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-04-02T00:43:54Z General meeting - Preparatory documents http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#1922594937&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p>Access all the documents relating to the next Lafarge shareholders General meeting, scheduled on May 7th 2014.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/5_8_0_5-Assemblees_d_actionnaires"> The documents relating to the GM</a> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:28:49 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#1922594937&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-03-04T03:28:49Z Event - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1377885517&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468ed134e55db0a9/UK_water_reduction_320x240.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>World Water Day</strong></p> <p>Water is a rare and precious commodity. This is increasingly the case for the Group, as our activities are growing in areas of high water stress, where water is the heart of intense competition between industries, agriculture and domestic uses. World Water Day on March 22 is an opportunity to remind everyone of our commitment to preserve this natural resource.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_1-En_direct"> Reducing our water consumption</a> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:18:46 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1377885517&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-02-24T00:18:46Z Event - Results as of December 31, 2013 http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#750245979&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/4689bd342267c2b4/Lafarge-2013-annual-results_190x60.jpg" alt="" /> <ul> <li>Q4 operational trends significantly improved</li> <li>EBITDA up 14% like for like in the quarter</li> <li>2013 results up like for like, but impacted by adverse exchange rates</li> <li>Cost reduction and innovation objectives achieved with &euro;670 million generated in 2013</li> <li>Net debt reduced by &euro;1 billion compared to last year </li> </ul> <br /><a href="/02192014-press_finance-Lafarge_Q4_2013_Analyst_presentation-uk.pdf"> The slides for the analyst presentation</a><br /><a href="http://www.media-server.com/m/p/vjr7re2q"> The audiocast</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140219/MainEN"> The press release</a> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:49:36 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#750245979&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-02-19T00:49:36Z Event - Results as of December 31, 2013 http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#652104687&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <ul> <li>Q4 operational trends significantly improved</li> <li>EBITDA up 14% like for like in the quarter</li> <li>2013 results up like for like, but impacted by adverse exchange rates</li> <li>Cost reduction and innovation objectives achieved with &euro;670 million generated in 2013</li> <li>Net debt reduced by &euro;1 billion compared to last year</li> </ul> <br /><a href="/02192014-press_finance-Lafarge_Q4_2013_Analyst_presentation-uk.pdf"> The slides for the analyst presentation</a><br /><a href="/02192014-press_finance-Lafarge_Financial_Report_December_2013-uk.pdf"> The financial report</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140219/MainEN "> The press release</a><br /><a href="http://www.media-server.com/m/p/vjr7re2q"> The audiocast</a> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:25:31 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#652104687&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-02-19T00:25:31Z Publication - Sustainability Report http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#170329210&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468c1be0b03a0aec/Lafarge-Sustainable_report_2012-uk_190x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p>Key figures, projects, testimonials: all the advances on sustainable development achieved by Lafarge teams in 2012 are in our Sustainability Report.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_7-Rapport_de_developpement_durable"> The report</a> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:20:10 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#170329210&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-01-20T00:20:10Z Publication - 2013 Annual report http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#707630196&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468cfa943a4c6bc3/Lafarge-registration-document-2013-uk_190x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p>Find out all the key figures on our businesses, corporate governance and finance, as well as an overview of Lafarge&rsquo;s growth drivers, innovation and performance. Also check out our contributions to Building better cities!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/5_8_0_1-Rapports_financiers"> The report</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:56:38 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#707630196&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-01-10T00:56:38Z Sale - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1842257126&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p><strong>01/10/2014 </strong></p> <p><strong>Aggregates in Maryland (USA) </strong></p> <p>Lafarge announces the sale of 5 aggregates quarries and related assets in Maryland (USA) to Bluegrass Materials for a total enterprise value of $320 million (equivalent to &euro;235 million).</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140110/MainEN"> The press release</a> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:13:26 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1842257126&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-01-10T00:13:26Z Survey - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#2095271501&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/46800c20c1e63ac6/LAFARGE_happiness-cities-survey_230x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Happiness is in the city!</strong></p> <p>We carried out a survey with IPSOS institute among over 3,500 urban-dewellers in 6 cities (Chicago, Rio, Paris, Algiers, Mumbai, Chongqing). Key learnings: nearly 90% of them are happy in their city and 3 out of 5 are optimistic for the future!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2013/PR20131205/MainEN"> The press release</a><br /><a href="/contribute-better-cities/urban-insights/urban-insights-articles/happiness-city"> Discover the complete results in our infographics</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:06:00 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#2095271501&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-12-05T01:06:00Z Survey - Happiness is in the city! http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#1771538052&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/4687d8d42579fcde/LAFARGE_happiness-cities-survey_190x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p>To understand urban-dwellers' expectations and their relationship to their city, we carried out a survey with IPSOS institute among over 3,500 people in 6 cities (Chicago, Rio, Paris, Algiers, Mumbai, Chongqing). Key learnings: nearly 90% of city dwellers are happy in their city and 3 out of 5 are optimistic for the future!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2013/PR20131205/MainEN"> The press release</a><br /><a href="/contribute-better-cities/urban-insights/urban-insights-articles/happiness-city"> Discover the complete results in our infographics</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:00:35 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#1771538052&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-12-05T01:00:35Z Partnership - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1219927177&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468c1900afb5977c/Lafarge-AFD-microfinance_190x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p><strong>Microfinance in Nigeria</strong></p> <p>In the framework of our partnership signed in 2012, the French Development Agency (AFD) will bring a 5M&euro; contribution to our affordable housing microfinance program in Nigeria.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2013/PR20131025/MainEN"> The press release</a> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 05:55:30 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1219927177&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-10-25T05:55:30Z Better cities - How we contribute http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#1284154461&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/4684659009ff5451/Lafarge-building-better-cities-uk_320x240.JPG" alt="" /> <p>Discover how our innovative materials and solutions contribute to building cities that offer more housing and are more compact, more durable, more beautiful and better connected.</p> <p>In a word, better cities!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/4_7-toutes-les-realisations"> Our completed projects</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2013/PR20130411/MainEN"> Read the press release</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/9-contribuer-a-des-villes-meilleures"> Find out more about our contributions</a> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 23:06:17 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#1284154461&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-04-10T23:06:17Z Customer access - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#1857243929&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468759d4f4b0d31c/Lafarge-clients_230x60.JPG" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>All the websites, all the info</strong></p> <p>Consult your dedicated customer page if you want to obtain information on products and solutions, to order&nbsp;products, to contact a Lafarge company in your local area...</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/4_2-Acces_client"> Customer access</a> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:08:21 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#1857243929&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-04-10T00:08:21Z Innovation - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#673731208&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/46875a34f4b0fc05/Lafarge-innovative-solutions_230x60.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Our solutions for your needs</strong></p> <p>For your daily needs as well as for your most complex projects, we have built a whole range of cement, concrete and aggregates innovative solutions. Discover them all at once to add value to your projects!</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/4_4_3-Produits"> Lafarge aggregates solutions</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/4_3_3-Produits"> Lafarge cement solutions</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/4_5_3-Produits"> Lafarge concrete solutions</a> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 23:08:32 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#673731208&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-04-09T23:08:32Z Building better cities - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#542150112&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p><strong>04/11/2013 </strong></p> <p><strong>An ambition driving our innovation </strong></p> <p>Contributing to &ldquo;building better cities&rdquo; is the ambition of Lafarge. It is driving our innovation, and is now embedded in a modernized logo.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2013/PR20130411/MainEN"> The press release</a> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:31:25 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#542150112&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-01-16T00:31:25Z Ambitions 2020 - Everything about our targets and initiatives http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#249826161&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468647b48e3349c3/2020_EN_190x60.gif" alt="" /> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Economie-Construction-durable"> Economy / Building sustainably</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Societe-Bien-etre-Communautes"> Society / Building communities</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Environnement-Economie-circulaire"> Environment / Building Circular economy</a> Mon, 03 Sep 2012 17:19:29 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#249826161&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2012-09-03T17:19:29Z Ambitions 2020 - Discover the new pages! http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#820944928&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p>To reflect the new Ambitions, the Sustainable development section goes for a change!</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Find out about the Group's environmental objectives and actions in the Environment / Circular economy section. <br /></li> <li>Access the social ambitions in the Society / Building communities section.</li> <li>Discover the economic initiatives in the Economy / Sustainable construction pages.</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Environnement-Economie-circulaire"> The Environment / Building the Circular economy Ambitions</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Economie-Construction-durable"> The Economy / Building sustainably Ambitions</a><br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Societe-Bien-etre-Communautes"> The Society / Building communities Ambitions</a> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:51:10 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#820944928&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2012-06-15T15:51:10Z Local performances - External awards http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#22917504&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p>In 2011, Lafarge sites were granted over 100 external awards in sustainable development.</p> <br /><a href="/wps/portal/2_5_3-Benchmark_et_reporting"> Awards granted in 2011</a> Fri, 25 Feb 2011 14:00:57 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#22917504&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2011-02-25T14:00:57Z