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Jan 13, 2021

CEMEX VENTURES PROMOTES THE REDEFINITION OF HOW HOUSES ARE DESIGNED AND BUILT THROUGH ITS INVESTMENT IN MODULOUS

CEMEX Ventures invests in a disruptive offsite construction method to relieve the global housing crisis, with a clear focus on sustainability, quality and affordability. Modulous offers an answer to the housing requirements in the United Kingdom, where they are working on different residential schemes and projects to achieve sales of £25 million in the pilot […][...]

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Dec 23, 2020

12 MONTHS AND A PANDEMIC: THE LONGEST YEAR IN HISTORY!

This 2020 is a year to forget! But at CEMEX Ventures, there are 5 things we want you to remember. We´ve been getting used to riding the wave and solving the challenges the construction industry encounters daily. From substantial improvements to completely different processes in the way we build, there are the highlights of 2020 […][...]

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Dec 14, 2020

CEMEX VENTURES LAUNCHES THE 50 MOST PROMISING STARTUPS IN THE 2020 CONSTRUCTION ECOSYSTEM AND THE CITIES OF THE FUTURE

Despite the pandemic, the Construction and Technology ecosystem closes in 2020 with more than US$1.3 billion of investment in startups. CEMEX Ventures launches TOP50 Contech Startups with the most promising solutions in the ecosystem and adds a new category: safety and sustainability. MONTERREY, MEXICO AND MADRID, SPAIN. December 14, 2020 – CEMEX Ventures, CEMEX’s Corporate […][...]

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Dec 04, 2020

CEMEX VENTURES INVESTS IN SOIL CONNECT TO DIGITALIZE EXCAVATION MATERIAL MANAGEMENT AND REDUCE WASTE IN LANDFILLS

Soil Connect is a digital marketplace for excavation materials, primarily soil and aggregates, which reduces the construction industry’s carbon footprint by facilitating the use of materials that would otherwise end up in landfills. MONTERREY, MEXICO AND MADRID, SPAIN. DECEMBER 8, 2020 – CEMEX Ventures, CEMEX’s Corporate Venture Capital and open innovation unit, announced today its […][...]

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Dec 03, 2020

Five gold medalists move forward in Construction Startup Competition 2020

The winners from this year’s competition pitched their solutions during the Digital Pitchday and five startups have been chosen to move on to a Speed Dating round with industry decision makers and investors. After reviewing over 700 startups that competed to become the missing piece in the construction industry during 2020 Construction Startup Competition, and […][...]

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