- HeidelbergCement explores new technology to capture CO2
- HeidelbergCement awarded the largest contract ever in Norway
- HeidelbergCement announces the integration plan for Italcementi
21 April 2016
On 12 January 2016, HeidelbergCement launched a promising project in the field of sustainable cement manufacturing at Lixhe plant in Belgium. A cutting-edge testing facility is to be set up to comprehensively assess new technology for the capture of CO2. The project is taking place under the auspices of the LEILAC (Low Emissions Intensity Lime and Cement) consortium. The research consortium includes HeidelbergCement, the Australian technology company Calix and other cement and lime producers, as well as research and development institutions. The project will run for five years. During the...
7 April 2016
On 4 April 2016, HeidelbergCement’s Norwegian subsidiary Norcem and the Spanish-Italian contractor consortium Acciona Ghella JV (AGJV) signed an agreement for the cement supplies to the Follo Line Project in Oslo. The supply of 280,000 tonnes of cement over a three-year period is Norcem’s largest contract ever.
5 April 2016
HeidelbergCement has announced the project to restructure the Italian operations of Italcementi S.p.A. On 28 July 2015, HeidelbergCement had entered into an agreement to acquire a 45% stake in Italcementi from Italmobiliare S.p.A., the holding company of the Pesenti family, which will own a significant stake in the new entity.