Construction Technology News


Dec 23, 2021

It´s the most wonderful time of the year for Contech and CEMEX Ventures

Grab your glass, put some holiday music in the background, and join us in this trip down memory lane as we remember the highlights of this year! Tis´ the season for celebration! As we do every December when it´s almost time to do the countdown and welcome the new year, we like to take a […][...]

Dec 17, 2021

CEMEX is recognized as Global Open Innovation Challenger

Mind the Bridge, European Commission’s Startup Europe Partnership, and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) hosted the 2021 Corporate Startup Stars awards. CEMEX Ventures, the company´s corporate venture capital and open innovation unit, has focused on finding the most innovative solutions for construction since 2017. CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) (NYSE: CX) was recognized as […][...]

Dec 16, 2021

With new 3D printing technology, CEMEX and COBOD build a better future

CEMEX and COBOD develop new construction method that significantly reduces construction costs and time. Homebuilder Power2Build is the first company in the world to use the revolutionary system to address the affordable housing crisis in Angola. CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) and COBOD, a global leader in construction-grade 3D printers, announced today the introduction of […][...]

Dec 01, 2021

CEMEX Ventures presents its annual list of the Top 50 Construction Startups

Investment in the ConTech ecosystem reached record levels in 2021, with over $4.5 billion USD invested up to date. The previous record was set in 2018 with $1.8 billion USD invested. Greener construction becomes the strongest category this year and enhanced productivity, supply chain management and disruptive solutions for the future maintain their growth. CEMEX […][...]

Nov 11, 2021

The biggest startup competition in the construction industry names its 2021 winner

Construction Startup Competition is the biggest challenge for entrepreneurs in the industry and already amasses more than 2,000 solutions since its launch. Document Crunch, an AI powered software to identify and explain critical issues in construction contracts, received the gold medal of the 2021 edition. CEMEX Ventures, together with Dysruptek, Ferrovial, GS Futures, Hilti, VINCI […][...]