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Mar 01, 2021

Smart Buildings: What are they and how do they work

Gone are the days when being cool and being smart didn´t pair up: smart is cool (a wise choice many could have appreciated back in their school days). Nowadays, there is something about adding the word “smart” ahead of common objects that automatically makes it seem, well… smarter. From smartphones, to smart cars and of […][...]

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Feb 17, 2021

What are the six stages of a startup?

A startup is an entrepreneurial project that seeks, either with their own investment or with the help of a third party, to undergo a journey towards successful monetization of a product or service. Although the failure rate is high, the most valuable companies in 2020 are, and have been, startups like Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft, […][...]

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Feb 08, 2021

CEMEX AWARDED GRANT FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY TO DEVELOP PIONEERING CARBON CAPTURE TECHNOLOGY

RTI International, CEMEX, Carbon Clean and Oak Ridge National Laboratory will jointly work on development of a CO2 capture system and commercially viable carbon utilization solution. The grant will span the project during 30 months in CEMEX’s Victorville, California cement plant. MONTERREY, MEXICO. FEBRUARY 8, 2021 – CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) (NYSE: CX) announced […][...]

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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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