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Mar 02, 2022

CEMEX Invests in On-Demand Digital Delivery Solution

PartRunner is a technology and logistics company that services the construction industry. Investment in PartRunner aims to streamline logistics, improve job site efficiency, shorten supply chain and reduce transportation costs in the construction industry. Scalable solution for dependable last minute and last mile construction materials delivery. This investment will drive efficiencies in distribution, contributing to […][...]

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Feb 13, 2022

Blockchain: the future of construction payments and contracts

Blockchain technology represents one of the paths to innovation in the construction industry. Its decentralized database offers multiple solutions to the main challenges of the industry.[...]

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Feb 08, 2022

3D Printing in Construction

By: Ibon Iribar, Investment and Open Innovation Advisor at CEMEX Ventures Ibon is responsible for analyzing investment and development opportunities in 3D printing and other promising solutions along the entire construction value chain, helping startups grow in the industry. 3D printing is one of the greatest technological advances and innovations of the 21st century. Its […][...]

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Feb 03, 2022

CEMEX and Synhelion achieve breakthrough in cement production with solar energy

For the first time ever, CEMEX and Synhelion successfully connected the clinker production process with the Synhelion solar receiver, producing solar clinker. This revolutionary innovation is an initial step to develop fully solar-driven cement plants. CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) and Synhelion announced today the successful production of the world’s first solar clinker, the key […][...]

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Feb 01, 2022

CEMEX Ventures Invests in Breakthrough Clean Hydrogen Technology

CEMEX continues to be a pioneer in the adoption of hydrogen technology within the cement industry. CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) and CEMEX Ventures (CEMEX’s corporate venture capital unit) announced today their investment in HiiROC, a clean hydrogen production startup. HiiROC developed a technology that uses thermal plasma electrolysis to transform biomethane, flare gas, or […][...]

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