Our innovations 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. From innovative new products that meet emerging needs, to services and solutions that move cities forward, Lafarge is committed to shaping the future.


Lafarge operates one of the largest research and development centres in the world, and we have over 60 material technology laboratories across the globe.


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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.


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