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CEMEX’s Bloqueras Solidarias Program Recognized in Colombia
The Colombian Construction Chamber of Commerce (CAMACOL) awarded CEMEX’s Bloqueras Solidarias program the Community Prize for Best Management in recognition of its efforts to help low-income families build their own homes
CEMEX Develops Floating Concrete Island to Revitalize Mangrove Shorelines
Ingenious solution designed in collaboration with APTUM Architecture and Syracuse University uses CEMEX specialty concretes to revitalize mangrove forests while simultaneously preventing flooding in urban areas.
CEMEX Collaborates with Local Institutions to Support Low-Income Families in Colombia
In Colombia, CEMEX works to eradicate extreme poverty through its social responsibility programs, joining forces with several local agencies to meet this goal.
Chapel Santa María de los Caballeros in Colombia: A Model for Contemporary Religious Buildings
For its contemporary design and sustainable features, the chapel is unique in the country and won first place in the international edition of the XXIV CEMEX Building Award in the Institutional – Industrial category.
CEMEX Develops Special Ready-Mix Concrete for Colombia’s Longest Bridge
CEMEX designed and delivered 100% of the ready-mix concrete for one of the most important infrastructure projects in Colombia. The country’s longest bridge is a key element of four new alternative transportation routes that will benefit multiple sectors and make travel shorter in the Huila department.
At CEMEX Colombia, Safety in the Workplace is an Everyday Lifestyle
Employee safety is of paramount importance throughout CEMEX. For this reason our operations in Colombia have been developing several campaigns to instill this priority among all our employees.