Home Innovation Innovation in action at Lafarge Lafarge provides innovative solutions and advanced materials to create the communities of tomorrow. INNOVATION IN BUILDING Innovation has always been a driving force at Lafarge. Ever since we unveiled the world’s first research centre for cement, we have never stopped searching for better ways to build. > Find out more RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Lafarge operates one of the largest research and development centres in the world, and we have over 60 material technology laboratories across the globe. > Learn more about our research PARTNERSHIPS Lafarge actively engages with the entire construction chain to form partnerships that drive innovation. By working together we are able to discover practical solutions that answer new challenges and meet emerging needs. > Find our more about our partnerships SEE OUR INNOVATION IN ACTION We understand that innovation is not just about building better cities, it’s about shaping the future. This is how we do it, one project at a time.