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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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Sep 24, 2020

GRUPO AVINTIA AND CEMEX VENTURES CREATE WALLEX, THE FIRST INDUSTRIALIZED CONSTRUCTION FACTORY IN SPAIN

Wallex is a freestanding, off-site panelized construction system that simplifies traditional construction processes. The new Wallex installation, with a production capacity of approximately 1,000 homes per year, will be in the town of Carabias, in Spain, and will begin operations in December 2020. Grupo Avintia and CEMEX Ventures address the sector’s main challenges: reducing delivery […]

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Sep 17, 2020

CEMEX AND CARBON CLEAN TO DEVELOP LOW-COST CARBON CAPTURE TECHNOLOGY

The companies signed an agreement to develop an efficient and affordable carbon capture solution by 2021, which will be the lowest in the cement sector. Studies and an industrial scale-pilot project will begin soon at a CEMEX facility to develop the largest modular carbon capture facility to date in the cement industry at the lowest […]

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Sep 10, 2020

Our corporate Venture Capital is certified as a Great Place to Work!

At CEMEX Ventures we are singing “We will, we will ROCK YOU!” In a year full of challenges, our team at CEMEX Ventures is celebrating that it recently got certified as a Great Place to Work! All employees participated in filling the Trust Index survey made by the Great Place to Work® Institute, who granted […]

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May 07, 2020

The future of construction, technology and working remotely

 “The adoption of automation in the construction industry is more likely to make it more efficient than it is to diminish employment opportunities.” Although the current crisis has propelled the digital revolution of many companies and industries, the conversation around digital solutions is not new to the construction sector, where new technologies have been present […]

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