Holcim Philippines posts record volumes in Q2 amid strong demand
· Holcim posted record volumes in Q2 as cement demand surged on strong government spending and steady rollout of private sector projects
· Financial performance was strong as record volumes were complemented with recovery of prices, further improvements in operating efficiencies and effective cost management
· Demand expected to dip as rains dampen construction activity, but volumes for full year seen to be higher than last year
Holcim takes multi-sectoral campaign for sustainable construction to Davao
After holding its successful Holcim Coffeetalks on sustainable construction in Cagayan de Oro and La Union, cement manufacturer Holcim Philippines, inc. is set to gather representatives from Davao’s government, civil society and business sectors to participate in its third run on Aug. 3 (9am) at...
Using the right cement can help you save on construction costs
Aspiring homeowners can save on their construction costs while ensuring product performance by picking cement designed for specific applications, cement manufacturer Holcim Phils.
Holcim on track to achieve sustainability targets
The 2011 Holcim Corporate Sustainable Development Report shows that the Group is on track to achieve its sustainability targets. The self-imposed targets for reducing dust and NOx emissions have been met, and Holcim remains a leader in the industry with the lowest CO2 emissions per tonne of cement produced. For CEO Bernard Fontana, sustainable development is very important, with the highest priority being occupational health and safety.
Holcim Philippines urges Filipinos to pledge for better future
Cement maker Holcim Philippines has attracted close to 900 individuals to commit specific actions for a better future through its online drive that aims to generate doable pledges for sustainability.
The pledges form part of its nationwide campaign called Sagot Ko ang Bukas, which seeks to...