Cemex UAE and Concrete Industries Complex partners to decarbonize Concrete production through Vertua Products
Cemex UAE announced signing a cooperation agreement with Concrete Industries Complex – (EB, HBF, HPBS), an affiliate of ASGC Construction Group. Through this partnership, Cemex will be supplying low-carbon materials to CIC – EB, HBF, HPBS and contributing to CIC’s mission to reduce its carbon footprint.
The partnership aims at providing more sustainable solutions for the construction industry in the UAE by reducing carbon emissions and improving the overall environmental impact of construction projects. In that context, and with respect to Concrete Industries Complex – (EB, HBF, HPBS) sustainability goals, Cemex UAE will be supplying a wide array of low-carbon materials, such as Vertua Cement, Microsilica, GGBS, and Admixtures.
"We are excited to partner with CIC – EB, HBF, HPBS and offer more sustainable solutions for the construction industry in the UAE," said Rafael Villalona, Cemex UAE Country Director. "Partnerships are an integral pillar of our Climate Action Program, Future in Action, where we believe in the value of joining forces for a better tomorrow."
Concrete Industries Complex – EB, HBF, HPBS, which specializes in the production of ready-mix concrete, will now be using low-carbon materials from Cemex UAE to reduce CO2 in the products offered to its customers.
"We are committed to providing sustainable solutions to our customers and reducing our carbon footprint," said Osama Hamad, Group General Manager of CIC – EB, HBF, HPBS. "Facing Climate Change is all about collaborative work and that’s why partnering with Cemex UAE allows us to take a step forward in achieving our sustainability goals and offering our customers more viable options."
The partnership between Cemex UAE and CIC – EB, HBF, HPBS strides towards actualizing UAE's 2050 vision towards becoming a net-zero nation and a global leader in sustainability. Both companies are committed to working together to develop innovative solutions that reduce the environmental impact of construction projects while maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety.