Mar 30, 2022

How does Modular Construction work?

Modular construction is on the brink to becoming one of the many topics in the construction sector that will help foster an industry revolution by reimagining the way building has been done until today. The global market value for modular construction was set at $87.6 Million (USD) in 2021, and under moderate assumptions, it’s expected […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dec 28, 2021

What are the Main Uses for Artificial Intelligence in the Construction Industry?

The revolution of the construction industry is supported by various technologies, among the most innovative we identify artificial intelligence. Discover the wide range of solutions that artificial intelligence can offer to the construction industry.

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 […]