TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Lafarge Canada Inc., Canada's
largest provider of solutions to the construction and development
industry, today launched its new, fully bilingual website
buildingbettercities.ca. The website was launched in conjunction with
Construct Canada, the largest building design and construction
tradeshow in Canada.
The new website includes extensive information to help our customers and
stakeholders understand Lafarge Canada's complete range of building
solutions. Whether building a road, bridge, high-rise residential
complex, remediating a brownfield site, or developing a mine or hydro
project, our technical data, videos and application case studies work
together to provide a detailed overview of Lafarge's capabilities
across a wide range of segments.
The new portal means that customers and stakeholders such as architects
and engineers can now benefit from richer content that is easier to
navigate, and assist in the specification and design process for their
construction needs. This is a result of talking with our customers and
stakeholders, who gave us valuable feedback to incorporate in our
"Our marketing team is very excited with the rollout of this website.
We are confident that this tool will enhance our customers experience
with Lafarge and demonstrate our value-add as a construction solutions
partner," said Abbas Khan, Vice President: Marketing.
On the portal, visitors can also stay informed with the latest from
Lafarge, and our blog section features the latest announcements,
product inventions and opinion pieces from industry experts.
Furthermore, the new website allows users to share products and pages
that interest them with others across Facebook and Twitter. The website
can be viewed at: www.buildingbettercities.ca
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
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SOURCE: Lafarge Canada Inc.
For further information:
Director, Communications and Public Affairs
(416) 528 2901 or (905) 738 7761