Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe has a Product Development team which works closely with customers to understand their needs, developing products that add value for all players in the building industry and contribute to more sustainable ways of building.

Customer Oriented Research

Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe's research orientation is driven by customers' needs. Understanding how customers use its products enables Lafarge to develop innovative, high-performance solutions. Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe product development and marketing teams build close relationships with the construction industry to create breakthrough products that add value for everyone.

Towards Sustainable Construction

Map of Lafarge cement Technical centers

Lab dedicated to "construction development" in Chongqing (China)

Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe teams work to develop environmentally friendly products in order to:

  • Decrease CO2 emissions in cement production
  • Conserve natural resources - for instance, by using a higher proportion of recycled raw materials in the production process
  • Create value-added products for sustainable construction
  • Improve health and safety for employees and subcontractors
  • Optimize the performance and uses of Lafarge Cement Zimbabwe products