Cement facility reports & maps
Detailed supply-side analysis of the cement industry that reviews all cement manufacturing plants in different regions, including integrated gray and white cement plants, cement grinding stations, and slag cement grinding units.
The cement research reports provide a comprehensive view of cement manufacturing capacity in the region, for each unit documenting cement production capacity, number of cement production lines, location, ownership, and group relationship. The reports also provides a quantitative segment analysis of the units, output capacities, cement production lines by country, sub-region, corporate owners and groups to help the reader understand cement company production market shares across the continent as well as within sub-regions.
The reports include high-level maps noting the location of the cement production units. However, the compendium maps - the first of their kind - provide a unique and large scale, strategic look at the all the cement facilities in the respective regions in the form of a large scale poster in physical print.
Life Cycle Assessment - A study of the construction industry Part 2/3A life cycle assessment (LCA), also known as: life cycle analysis is an input-output analysis of inputs like materials, energy and outputs like emissions, waste etc. The goal of LCA is to assess the environmental impacts associated with the product / process and to compare with the alternates available and choose that alternate which is least burdensome...17 April 2014
Lafarge & Holcim - Clash of the titans? No more.What was once an unthinkable combination was on April 4, 2014 sparsely confirmed by Lafarge and Holcim in respective press statements: the two were indeed considering a merger of equals. On April 7, 2014 the companies triumphantly confirmed the move after the boards approved the transaction over the weekend, in one fell swoop radically redesigning the world of cement as we...10 April 2014
2013: A disappointing year for major cement companiesThe effect of the global economic crisis can still be seen in most regions worldwide. The global construction sector remained volatile along the year with most of the major cement companies showing negative results at the end of 2013.02 April 2014