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May 04, 2022

CEMEX Invests in Automated Concrete Monitoring Technology

CEMEX invests in Chilean startup ObraLink with innovative technology to accelerate the digital transformation of the construction industry. CEMEX gains access to a fully automated solution that reduces construction times and costs through a comprehensive concrete pouring and hardening monitoring process. MONTERREY, MEXICO. MAY 4, 2022 – CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) announced today that […]

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Apr 25, 2022

Pitchday 2022: from the world to Groundbreak in New Orleans

We are getting closer to the days where saying “can you hear me?” will no longer be the first thing a potential investor hears from you when you first meet them. As exciting and fruitful as the past digitally-led two years have been for the Contech ecosystem, which saw its biggest investment rounds to date […]

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Mar 16, 2022

Worldwide Industry Leaders Launch Sixth Edition of Construction Startup Competition

CEMEX Ventures partners again with leaders Dysruptek by Haskell, Ferrovial, GS Futures, Hilti, VINCI Group´s Leonard, NOVA by Saint Gobain, and welcomes Black & Veatch, Procore Technologies, and Zacua Ventures. Construction Startup Competition 2022 looks for the strongest sustainability solutions, improving productivity and supply chain management, and building with innovative new methods and materials. The […]

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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 […]

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Oct 26, 2021

Here are the winners of Construction Startup Competition 2021!

After five years of existence, we continue to nurture and grow our ecosystem of startups and new businesses that transform the day to day of the construction industry. From our first edition of the Construction Startup Competition in 2017 to today, already more than 2,000 startups makeup the ConTech ecosystem, identified through the largest global […]

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