Sep 26, 2023

Industrialized construction (IC), the key to reducing the environmental impact of industry

By: Mateo Zimmermann, Investment Manager at Cemex Ventures Mateo has over 15 years of professional experience working with consulting firms, private equity, and industrial companies. He seeks to enhance productivity in the construction industry through innovation and technology. Imagine a new world: a world where construction work takes a fraction of the time (think days […]

Jan 26, 2023

TOP 50: 2023 Industry Insights

CEMEX VENTURES TEAM, January 2023 – Forecasting investment is no easy feat, especially in the wake of volatile macroeconomic and non-market forces desolating even the most absolute of projections. Nonetheless, perhaps almost as important as reviewing Contech activity is projecting it, which is why CEMEX Ventures’ team of investment specialists have analyzed the market, extracted […]

Oct 11, 2022

3D printed houses, everything you need to know

Hindsight is 20/20, but many thought leaders categorically agree that we are currently on the brink of a fourth industrial revolution. The first industrial revolution brought us mechanized production, the second, mass production, and the third, automated production. Now, we find ourselves at another juncture in history. So, what will the fourth industrial revolution bring? […]

Sep 28, 2022

Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage, the solution to the climate crisis

How we commute to work, use transportation, go on vacation, and even how we shop at the grocery store, influence the size of our carbon footprint, the total amount of greenhouse gasses produced by our actions. And perhaps more than ever before, is the pressing urgency to reduce such footprint, from individuals, businesses, and governments […]

Jul 13, 2021

Innovative Construction, 12 innovations for the future

By Gonzalo Galindo, Head of CEMEX Ventures With 30 years of experience in the built sector, Gonzalo leads CEMEX Ventures in the search of innovative business models for CEMEX and the construction industry, helping propel innovation, sustainability, and digitization in the sector that leads to more collaboration and less fragmentation. Back when big machinery, heavy […]