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Lafarge (company)

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Lafarge is a French industrial company specialising in three major products: cement, construction aggregates, and concrete. [1]

61 relations: Alain Joly, Anglo American plc, Anhui Conch Cement, Ardèche, Argillaceous minerals, Óscar Fanjul, Baudouin Prot, Bertrand P. Collomb, Blue Circle Industries, Boral, Bruno Lafont, Building material, Cement, Cement kiln, Chairman, Chief executive officer, Concrete, Construction aggregate, Debt, Dioxin, Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization, Eric Olsen (businessman), Euro, France, Gérald Frère, Hillary Clinton, Hima Cement Limited, Holcim, Hudson River, Hungary, Hydraulic lime, Indonesia, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples, Juan Gallardo, LafargeHolcim, Le Teil, Mercury (element), Michel Bon, Michel Pébereau, Michel Rollier, Nassef Sawiris, National Gypsum, Net income, Nigeria, North Sumatra, Orascom Construction, Paris, Philippe Dauman, Ravena, New York, ..., Redland plc, Reuters, Sales, Subsidiary, Suez Canal, Sultanate of Langkat, Syria, Times Union (Albany), Uganda, United Kingdom, Viviers, Ardèche. Expand index (11 more) »

Alain Joly

Alain Joly is a French businessman.

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Anglo American plc

Anglo American plc is a multinational mining company based in Johannesburg, South Africa and London, United Kingdom.

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Anhui Conch Cement

Anhui Conch Cement Co., Ltd. known also as Anhui Conch or Conch Cement, is the largest cement manufacturer or seller in the mainland China, headquartered in Anhui Province.

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Ardèche (Occitan and Arpitan: Ardecha) is a département in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of south-central France.

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Argillaceous minerals

Argillaceous minerals may appear silvery upon optical reflection and are minerals containing substantial amounts of clay-like components (ἄργιλλος.

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Óscar Fanjul

Óscar Fanjul Martín (born 1949, in Santiago) is a Spanish economist.

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Baudouin Prot

Baudouin Prot is Chairman of BNP Paribas' Board of Directors.

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Bertrand P. Collomb

Bertrand P. Collomb (born August 14, 1942) is a French business executive.

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Blue Circle Industries

Blue Circle Industries was a British public company manufacturing cement.

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Boral Limited is a multinational company manufacturing and supplying building and construction materials.

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Bruno Lafont

Bruno Lafont (born 8 June 1956) is a French businessman.

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Building material

Building material is any material which is used for construction purposes.

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A cement is a binder, a substance used for construction that sets, hardens and adheres to other materials, binding them together.

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Cement kiln

Cement kilns are used for the pyroprocessing stage of manufacture of Portland and other types of hydraulic cement, in which calcium carbonate reacts with silica-bearing minerals to form a mixture of calcium silicates.

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The chairman (also chairperson, chairwoman or chair) is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly.

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Chief executive officer

Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.

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Concrete, usually Portland cement concrete, is a composite material composed of fine and coarse aggregate bonded together with a fluid cement (cement paste) that hardens over time—most frequently a lime-based cement binder, such as Portland cement, but sometimes with other hydraulic cements, such as a calcium aluminate cement.

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Construction aggregate

Construction aggregate, or simply "aggregate", is a broad category of coarse to medium grained particulate material used in construction, including sand, gravel, crushed stone, slag, recycled concrete and geosynthetic aggregates.

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Debt is when something, usually money, is owed by one party, the borrower or debtor, to a second party, the lender or creditor.

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Dioxin may refer to.

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Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization

A company's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (commonly abbreviated EBITDA, pronounced,, or) is an accounting measure calculated using a company's net earnings, before interest expenses, taxes, depreciation, and amortization are subtracted, as a proxy for a company's current operating profitability (i.e., how much profit it makes with its present assets and its operations on the products it produces and sells, as well as providing a proxy for cash flow).

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Eric Olsen (businessman)

Eric Olsen is an American-French business executive.

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The euro (sign: €; code: EUR) is the official currency of the European Union.

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France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

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Gérald Frère

Gérald Frère (born 17 May 1951) is a Belgian businessman, the chairman of Groupe Bruxelles Lambert since January 2012, and its former CEO.

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Hillary Clinton

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.

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Hima Cement Limited

Hima Cement Limited (HCL) is a cement manufacturer in Uganda.

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Holcim is a Swiss-based global building materials and aggregates company.

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Hudson River

The Hudson River is a river that flows from north to south primarily through eastern New York in the United States.

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Hungary (Magyarország) is a country in Central Europe that covers an area of in the Carpathian Basin, bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west.

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Hydraulic lime

Hydraulic lime (HL) is a general term for varieties of lime (calcium oxide), or slaked lime (calcium hydroxide), used to make lime mortar which set through hydration.

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Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), Islamic State (IS) and by its Arabic language acronym Daesh (داعش dāʿish), is a Salafi jihadist terrorist organisation and former unrecognised proto-state that follows a fundamentalist, Salafi/Wahhabi doctrine of Sunni Islam.

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Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples

Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples or Jacobus Faber Stapulensis (c. 1455 – 1536) was a French theologian and humanist.

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Juan Gallardo

Juan Gallardo Thurlow (born c. 1948) is a Mexican businessman.

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LafargeHolcim Ltd is a leading manufacturer of building materials (primarily cement, aggregates and concrete), with a presence in around 80 countries and 81,000 employees. It was formed by the merger on 10 July 2015 of cement companies Lafarge and Holcim, which had combined net sales of CHF 26 billion in 2017.

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Le Teil

Le Teil is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

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Mercury (element)

Mercury is a chemical element with symbol Hg and atomic number 80.

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Michel Bon

Michel Bon (born 5 July 1943) is a French businessman and politician.

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Michel Pébereau

Michel Pébereau (born 23 January 1942 in Paris) is a French businessman.

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Michel Rollier

Michel Rollier (born 19 September 1944 in Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France) is a French industrialist in the automobile industry.

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Nassef Sawiris

Nassef Onsi Sawiris (ناصف أنسى ساويرس; born in 1961) is an Egyptian billionaire businessman, the youngest of Onsi Sawiris' three sons (his brothers are Naguib and Samih).

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National Gypsum

National Gypsum Company is a company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, that produces drywall gypsum boards in the US.

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Net income

In business, net income (total comprehensive income, net earnings, net profit, informally, bottom line) is an entity's income minus cost of goods sold, expenses and taxes for an accounting period.

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Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

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North Sumatra

North Sumatra (Sumatera Utara) is a province of Indonesia.

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Orascom Construction

Orascom Construction Limited is an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor based in Cairo, Egypt.

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Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Philippe Dauman

Philippe Pierre Dauman (born March 1, 1954) is the former President, CEO and Chairman of Viacom.

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Ravena, New York

Ravena is a village in Albany County, New York, United States.

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Redland plc

Redland plc was a leading British building materials business.

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Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

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Sales is activity related to selling or the amount of goods or services sold in a given time period.

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.

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Suez Canal

thumb The Suez Canal (قناة السويس) is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez.

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Sultanate of Langkat

The Sultanate of Langkat was a Muslim state located in modern Langkat Regency, North Sumatra.

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Syria (سوريا), officially known as the Syrian Arab Republic (الجمهورية العربية السورية), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.

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Times Union (Albany)

The Times Union is an American daily newspaper, serving the Capital Region of New York.

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Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda (Jamhuri ya Uganda), is a landlocked country in East Africa.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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Viviers, Ardèche

Viviers (also, Viviers-sur-Rhône) is a commune in the department of Ardèche in southern France.

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