MONTREAL, June 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Lafarge is Canada's largest
construction material solutions provider, and we are committed to
building better cities and communities across Quebec by working with
our partners to create the homes, roads, bridges, and transit-ways that
people use every day.
Lafarge is disappointed that the situation has resulted in a strike
action in the construction sector. The effect this strike has on our
economy and our entire industry, which is so critical to maintaining a
strong Quebec, is significant and has an impact every single day on our
employees and our customers.
We are closely monitoring the impact of this strike on our business and
will adapt when necessary.
We hope that all parties will do everything in their power to quickly
minimize the impact this strike has on our industry and the economy.
We encourage all parties to maintain an open and transparent dialogue,
leading to a quick resolution and agreement, so we can return to
building better cities and communities across Quebec.
Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Lafarge Canada Inc.
ABOUT LAFARGE CANADA INC.
Lafarge Canada Inc. is Canada's largest provider of solutions to the
construction and development industry. With more than 6000 employees
across Canada, our mission is to provide construction solutions that
build better cities and communities. The cities where Canadians live,
work, and raise their families along with the infrastructure that
supports their communities such as roads, bridges, transportation
links, water, and waste management benefit from the solutions provided
Through our Sustainability Ambitions for 2020, Lafarge is committed to
providing solutions using sustainable manufacturing practices and
improving the environment in and around its operations. At locations
across Canada, we have worked to reduce carbon dioxide emissions,
restore wetlands for native plants and animals, and identify waste
materials that can be recycled and used in our operations. More
information is available on Lafarge Canada's website: www.lafarge-na.com.
SOURCE: Lafarge Canada Inc.
For further information:
Manager, Communications and Public Affairs
(514) 428 7290 or Anne-Julie.Gratton@lafarge-na.com