All Switzerland Articles

US$778 million fine for Lafarge for actions in Syria
Lafarge to pay US Department of Justice after pleading guilty to funding terror groups to keep factory open 
Holcim sells Indian business for US$6 billion
Swiss-based materials company say sale allows it to focus on acquisition strategy
Holcim sells Brazilian business
Holcim completes sales of its business in Brazil for approximately US$1 billion 
How a major road project went ‘all digital’
Swiss road project tendered out as an all-digital Design and Build pilot
Implenia JV wins €480m Gotthard tunnel contract
Secondo Tubo will employ conventional and TBM methods on Swiss road tunnel project
Timber construction in the spotlight at Zurich Airport
Team tasked with creating the new pier will have wood as primary building material
Swiss project uses only emission-free construction equipment
Wacker Neuson equipment selected for mountain bike trail
Carbon negative skyscraper completed
New 20-storey Sara Cultural Centre in Sweden is “an international showcase for sustainable design and construction”
Materials giant reports record earnings
Holcim sees ‘significant margin increase in all regions’ with 72% earnings increase in H1
Video: ABB discusses automating construction
Andrea Cassoni describes ABB’s plans to shake up construction – with a little help from industrial robots
Volvo CE battery-electric machines at work in Switzerland
Electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment are being put through their paces by Swiss customers.
Liebherr statement on Coronavirus
Production suspended and other measures to slow spread of virus
Ammann remains ‘open for business’
Manufacturer to use flexible approach at its production plants, with some remaining operational and some closed
Historic Swiss railway bridge renovated
Watch as a Liebherr LB 36 drilling rig works on a barge in foggy conditions, laying bridge foundations
LafargeHolcim increases spend on carbon footprint
Swiss material producer sets aside €145 million to reduce its carbon footprint in Europe
Olympic House one of the world’s most sustainable buildings
The IOC headquarters in Switzerland, is one of the most sustainable buildings in the world
Digital platform from Cemex
Materials producer creates Cemex Go Developer Center to facilitate connectivity of Cemex processes
Liebherr sales exceed €10 billion
Total Liebherr Group turnover up 7.5% in 2018 to a new record of €10.5 billion
LafargeHolcim beats targets
Strong sales for building materials manufacturer in fourth quarter, with momentum to continue in 2019
Acquisitions for LafargeHolcim
Building materials manufacturer in purchase of two businesses – one in US and one in Germany
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