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LAFARGE SOUTH AFRICA REWARDS CONCRETE EXCELLENCE AT THE ARTEVIA AWARDS

Lafarge South Africa awarded applicators and architects for outstanding use of the company’s Artevia product at the 2016 Artevia Awards held at the Michelangelo Hotel, Sandton recently. (more…)

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THE CONCRETE INSTITUTE INFO CENTRE GROWTH CONTINUES

The Concrete Institute’s Information Centre has been growing steadily since its inception in 1957 and its collection of reference material now stands at 119 109 lending and reference items. During the past year, the Centre has had to deal with 2 713 enquiries and 402 documents were requested via the Centre’s portal search engine. The […]

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Lafarge sets the stage at Alliance Française in Sunnyside, Pretoria

Lafarge South Africa, the local presence of the international Lafarge Group, a world leader in building materials, recently donated innovative concrete products to create a community stage for cultural events at the Alliance Française of Pretoria. The project will be an asset for the local community and Lafarge’s support is in line with the Group’s […]

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Lafarge provides concrete solutions for new Bloemfontein reservoir

The Readymix business line of Lafarge South Africa played a key role in the construction of the recently completed Naval Hill Reservoir in Bloemfontein. The 35 megalitre reservoir is part of a new water supply system, which will serve over 45 000 people in Mangaung Metro Municipality, as well as unlock development in the area. Mangaung […]

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Concrete Achiever of the Year Award

At the annual Chairman’s Breakfast event of the inland branch of the Concrete Society of Southern Africa (CSSA) on 21 November, the Concrete Achiever of the Year Award was presented to Dr Reinhold Amtsbüchler, the recently retired manager of Lafarge South Africa’s Quality Department Southern Africa (QDSA). Presenting the award, Chairperson of the CSSA inland […]

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Lafarge South Africa Top Supplier Awards 2013 – a resounding success

On the 19th of November 2013, Lafarge South Africa paid tribute to the company’s top suppliers in recognition of their excellent performance and outstanding support during 2013 at the annual Lafarge Supplier of the Year Awards. Lafarge South Africa, the local presence of the international Lafarge Group, hosted the award event to honour their top […]

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Lafarge Plasterboard: Marrying eco-efficiency and aesthetics

Compliance with SANS 204 energy efficiency standards, SANS 266 SABS Mark – a product certification which guarantees the product is manufactured in a controlled environment under controlled conditions and will always comply with the requirements of the specification – as well as Lafarge Plasterboard’s listing on ecospecifier, is just part of the company’s ongoing commitment […]

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Lafarge sizes up the cement market prospects for 2014

“There is no doubt that prospects for growth in the South African market in the foreseeable future are neither as buoyant as we would like, nor quite as positive as we were forecasting this time last year,” says Thierry Legrand, Lafarge South Africa’s Country CEO. “We are still positive about the long term prospects for […]

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Lafarge solutions for sustainable concrete

Thirteen years ago, the international Lafarge Group, the world leader in building materials, was the first industrial group to enter into a worldwide Conservation Partnership with the environmental protection organisation, WWF International. One of the key outcomes of that partnership was a commitment by the Group to reduce its global cement plant carbon dioxide (CO2) […]

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LAFARGE COMMUNITY TRUST CELEBRATES EXCELLENCE AT BODIBE

Mmuagabo Primary School in Bodibe Village, North West Province, was the venue for the second Lafarge Community Trust Awards for Excellence ceremony. The Awards were launched in 2012 with the aim of motivating school learners, educators and community members to strive for excellence by showing public appreciation for their efforts. The Awards complement the work […]

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