Construction activity in Australasia and New Zealand slowed in the first quarter of this year, with outbreaks of the Omicron variant, flooding in eastern Australia, and rising construction material and labour costs disrupting construction works.
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Betolar and the Vietnamese concrete block manufacturer Trung Hieu Investment and Development Corporation have signed a commercial agreement for the production of low-carbon concrete products using their Geoprime solution.
FLSmidth has won a contract to supply a series of state-of-art equipment for a greenfield cement plant in Asia.
Kant Cement Plant, JSC, part of United Cement Group, upgrades its equipment to increase thermal efficiency.
Holcim and Habitat for Humanity have entered a partnership to accelerate access to affordable housing driven by an innovative digital platform.
Schenck Process delivered a strong Q1 performance continuing the growth momentum of recent quarters with Original Equipment and Aftermarket order intake amounting to €224 million with particular strength in APAC (up 8%).
The Memorandum of Understanding covers cooperation between both parties on the research and application of new technologies in the practice of cement manufacture.