Holcim (Romania) SA receives the Excellency Award and Certificate of Appreciation for it stand at Construct Expo

9 Februarie 2012


Holcim (Romania) SA awarded at Construct Expo for its proved Strength, Performance and Passion

Holcim (Romania) SA won the Excellency Award at this edition of Construct Expo Exhibition. They received as well a Certificate of Appreciation..

For Holcim this is the first participation under Holcim (Romania) SA name, taking into consideration that only last year, on December 28 it merged its Romanian operations in one company.

The selection criteria were the design and the presentation manner and the technical, functional and economical performances.

Holcim started out at Construct Expo 2002 with two novelties: its stand - a nice surprise for every visitor - and a national premiere in construction customer service field.

The stand is conceived in a way that is attractive for all types of visitors: clients, potential clients, specialists in construction field (engineers, architects), press, potential employees and large public. By an innovative arrangement of the space, Holcim (Romania)' s stand - which reflects its tagline: " Strength. Performance. Passion. - offers to visitors plenty of information about the business of Holcim in Romania and world wide, its products and services offered and about the mission that the company has within the community.

Holcim launched for the first time in Romania the "How to build your house with Holcim cement" Mini-Guide. Initially adressed to all cement buyers, this guide aims especially those persons who want to build their house by themselves, but also targets cement dealers and distributors. One of the purposes of this guide is to eliminate the traditional malpractices which over time can lead to bad construction quality and unfavorable consequences.

Holcim (Romania) currently has 2000 employees.
Holcim (Romania) owns 3 cement plants in Turda, Campulung si Alesd, 6 concrete plants in Bucharest (Pipera, Bujoreni, Progresul), Pitesti, Curtea de Arges and Brasov and 3 aggregates pits in Zarnesti, Rancaciov and Brasov.

Holcim is one of the world's leading suppliers of cement, concrete and aggregates (sand and gravel), with operations in over 70 countries across all continents.
The Group counts 47.000 employees.