LafargeHolcim at a glance
As the new leader in the building materials industry, LafargeHolcim has the assets necessary to address the challenges of a new world. With a local presence in 90 countries, the most innovative cement, concrete, and aggregates solutions to meet our customers’ needs, and a commitment to health, safety, and sustainability, we have the most efficient business model and the best performing operating models and teams.
LafargeHolcim: the strengths of a new leader
We are local everywhere
Balanced presence in 90 countries
Leadership positions in each of the world’s regions, especially emerging markets
We innovate for our customers
Anticipate and meet customers’ many evolving needs with solutions driven by efficiency, reliability, and cost. Capacity to fulfill current and future requirements; prepared to innovate, to adapt existing practices, and to challenge the status quo.
Customized solutions and sectoral offerings that address individual, professional, and industrial end-users’ needs for highly technical and sustainable applications with the widest range of solutions, products, services, and specific offers.
The industry’s largest research and development center in the world, with a network of development laboratories in key regions.
We set new health and safety and sustainability standards
Innovative sustainable cement, concrete, and aggregates products to help customers improve their buildings’ energy efficiency and increase materials recycling.
Solutions for long-term reductions in CO2 emissions per ton of cement in our manufacturing processes (innovative production techniques, alternative energy sources, waste management programs, preservation of water resources, etc.).
The "zero harm to people" principle. We give priority to health and safety and to the reduction of lost-time incidents for our employees, contractors, and stakeholders.
We bring our global strength to the local level with a unique business model
New, less capital-intensive approach to investment. With our world footprint, there is no need for large acquisitions; we will be able to selectively invest in the most promising markets.
The capacity to disseminate best practices (consistency, quality, and innovation of our cement, concrete, and aggregates solutions) over a larger number of countries.
Significant scale savings through procurement (bags, spare parts, chemicals, insurance, etc.) and critical size for waste management and alternative fuels.
We ensure people can bring their best
- 100,000 employees with unparalleled opportunities in our industry
- The best professionals of our sector, in all our fields: operations, management, support functions, etc.
- A safe, healthy, caring and inclusive workplace, open to a diversity of ideas, values, and experiences.
- Strong values: integrity, excellence, trust, and innovation.