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 Building better Cities - Urban insights http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#573426391&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/4680b01021533baa/villemeilleurehome.jpg" alt="" /> <p>Around the world, cities are on the move, perpetually reinventing themselves to meet the expectations of ciy-dwellers. Discover innovative urban development experiences and new ways of thinking and building cities.</p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/contribute-better-cities/urban-insights"> Urban insights section</a> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 08:19:55 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#573426391&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-08-04T08:19:55Z LafargeHolcim - Proposed asset disposals in Brazil http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#751013260&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p>Lafarge and Holcim announce further details on their proposal for comprehensive divestments in Brazil, as part of their planned merger.</p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140804/MainEN"> The press release</a> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 08:11:05 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#751013260&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-08-04T08:11:05Z Our Ambitions 2020 - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1571525553&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/46860334c4479f0a/Lafarge-building_communities_190x188.jpg" alt="" /> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4_4_2-Societe"> Our Society case studies</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Societe-Bien-etre-Communautes"> Our Ambitions 2020: Society / Building communities</a> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:19:33 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1571525553&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-08-01T00:19:33Z . - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1347491199&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468603d4c448747e/Lafarge-circular_economy_190x188.jpg" alt="" /> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4_4_1-Environnement"> Our Environment case studies</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Environnement-Economie-circulaire"> Our Ambitions 2020: Environment / Circular economy</a> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:55:28 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1347491199&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-31T23:55:28Z Sale - Cement operations in Pakistan http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#2055141878&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p>Lafarge announces the sale of its cement operations in Pakistan for an enterprise value of <br />USD 329 million (244 million euros) to BestWay Cement.</p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140724/MainEN"> The press release</a> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:36:16 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5-Actionnaires#2055141878&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-23T23:36:16Z 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>07/24/2014<br />Cement operations in Pakistan</strong><br />Lafarge announces the sale of its cement operations in Pakistan for an enterprise value of USD 329 million (244 million euros) to BestWay Cement.</p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140724/MainEN"> The press release</a> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:13:02 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1842257126&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-23T23:13:02Z Results - 2014 Half-Year http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#596146049&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/46895d946bd519a7/Lafarge-2013-annual-results_190x188.jpg" alt="" /> <ul style="display:table;"> <li>Q2 EBITDA up 9% like for like and margins up: Solid operational performance in a context of adverse exchange rates.</li> <li>&euro;165M delivered in Q2 through cost cutting and innovation measures, on track to achieve full year objective.</li> <li>Deleveraging actions continue with &euro;1.1Bn of divestments proceeds secured since January 1.</li> <li>Planned merger with Holcim on track.</li> </ul> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/07252014-press_finance-Lafarge_Q2_2014_Analyst_presentation-uk.pdf"> The slides for the analyst presentation</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140725/MainEN"> The press release</a><br /><a href="http://www.media-server.com/m/p/d7hvavci"> The audiocast</a> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:30:53 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#596146049&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-18T00:30:53Z Results - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1187465943&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <p><strong>07/25/2014 </strong></p> <p><strong>2014 Half-Year </strong></p> <ul style="display:table;"> <li>Q2 EBITDA up 9% like for like and margins up: Solid operational performance in a context of adverse exchange rates.</li> <li>&euro;165M delivered in Q2 through cost cutting and innovation measures, on track to achieve full year objective.</li> <li>Deleveraging actions continue with &euro;1.1Bn of divestments proceeds secured since January 1.</li> <li>Planned merger with Holcim on track.</li> </ul> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6_2_1-CADet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140725/MainEN"> The press release</a><br /><a href="http://www.media-server.com/m/p/d7hvavci"> The audiocast</a> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:05:16 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/6-Journalistes#1187465943&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-17T23:05:16Z LafargeHolcim - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#1608368619&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/4680af7021505476/UK2-QUICK_CP_190x104_avec_chapeau.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Holcim Lafarge: List of proposed asset disposals as part of the planned merger</strong></p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140707/MainEN"> The 07/07/14 press release</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/5_7_1-CFDet?WCM_GLOBAL_CONTEXT=/wps/wcm/connect/Lafarge.com/AllPR/2014/PR20140804/MainEN"> The 08/04/14 press release</a><br /><a href="http://lafargeholcim.projet-fusion.com/en"> Reminder: The 04/07/2014 press release of the announcement</a> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 23:49:45 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/1-Groupe#1608368619&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-07-06T23:49:45Z Event - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#1377885517&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468053a46ca2ddbd/PL047541-260.jpg" alt="" /> <p><strong><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><strong>Building better in Africa</strong></strong></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p>In the context of the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, Lafarge is a partner of the "Young Architects in Africa" competition. Objective: promoting African architecture, simple, sustainable and close to humans, at a time when the continent records the strongest urban growth worldwide.</p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3_1-En_direct"> Building better in Africa</a> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 00:07:51 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/3-Recherche_et_innovation#1377885517&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-06-05T00:07:51Z Publication - http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1759856225&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/468bda84d7aa27e4/Sustainability-Report-Lafarge_320x240.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Sustainability Report 2013</strong><br />Our 2013 Sustainability Report is out. Review our sustainable development actions of the year through our key figures, projects and testimonials, and follow the progress of our Sustainability Ambitions 2020.</p> <br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_7-Rapport_de_developpement_durable"> Find out more on the Lafarge 2013 Sustainability Report</a> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:18:23 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2-Developpement_durable#1759856225&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2014-02-24T00:18:23Z 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="http://www.lafarge.com/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 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/468050146c1568ff/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="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/contribute-better-cities/urban-insights/urban-insights-articles/happiness-city"> Discover the complete results in our infographics</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:06:20 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 2013-12-05T01:06:20Z Survey - Happiness is in the city! http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#1771538052&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 <img src="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/wcm/resources/image/46800c70c1e6c850/LAFARGE_happiness-cities-survey_320x240.jpg" alt="" /> <p>&nbsp;</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="http://www.lafarge.com/contribute-better-cities/urban-insights/urban-insights-articles/happiness-city"> Discover the complete results in our infographics</a> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:34:36 GMT http://get.xiti.com/url.xiti?www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4-Clients_et_activites#1771538052&amp;amp;xts=315763&amp;xtor=RSS-2 2013-12-05T00:34:36Z 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="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4_7-toutes-les-realisations"> Our completed projects</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4_4_3-Produits"> Lafarge aggregates solutions</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/4_3_3-Produits"> Lafarge cement solutions</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/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 - 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="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Environnement-Economie-circulaire"> The Environment / Building the Circular economy Ambitions</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/wps/portal/2_4-Ambitions-2020-Economie-Construction-durable"> The Economy / Building sustainably Ambitions</a><br /><a href="http://www.lafarge.com/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="http://www.lafarge.com/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