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Lafarge cement

[lə′färzh si‚ment]
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A cement made of plaster of paris, lime, and marble powder; used in mortar for marble and limestone pieces because it is nonstaining.
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During National Volunteer Month (April), Lafarge supported more than 20 environmental and community improvement projects.
THE PS5bn sale of the UK's biggest cement maker to Ireland's CRH has been thrown into doubt after a setback in the merger of Lafarge and Holcim.
CRH recently agreed to buy Lafarge Tarmac, which employs 6,600 staff at 330 sites and produces 45m tonnes of aggregates and 7m tonnes of asphalt a year, in a deal seen as key to smoothing the regulatory path for the [euro]42bn (PS30bn) merger of France's Lafarge and Switzerland's Holcim to create the world's largest cement group.
The EC yesterday cleared the merger in Europe between Lafarge and Holcim subject to divestments in a number of countries including the sale of most of the Lafarge Tarmac business in the UK.
Bruno Roux has been named president and chief executive officer for the Eastern Canada business unit of Lafarge Canada Inc.
Lafarge Tarmac was created just 18 months ago through the merger of Anglo American and Lafarge's cement, ready-mixed concrete and asphalt operations in the UK.
Lafarge Tarmac were created just 18 months ago through the merger of Anglo American and Lafarge's cement, ready-mixed concrete and asphalt operations in the UK.
Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced today that Lafarge has chosen Quintiq software to optimize sales & operations planning (S&OP) and transport management.
21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq , a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced today that Lafarge has chosen Quintiq software to optimize sales & operations planning (S&OP) and transport management.
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LAFARGE PLANS TO BUILD NEW CEMENT FACTORY IN NORTH SUMATRA.