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On March 6-9, 2012, Lafarge took part in MIPIM, International Market for Real Estate Professionals in Cannes (France), dedicated to building management. This was an opportunity for the Group to strengthen its will to work in partnership with architects and the whole construction chain.


Lafarge at MIPIM 2012

During MIPIM 2012, Lafarge took part in the "Building Innovation" program, dedicated to building management.

The Group's teams took part in 2 discussions:

  • A first one with architect Dominique Marrec about the Budin daycare center. The construction site is in progress and is planned for delivery in Spring 2012. The daycare center is made using an innovative Ductal® solution for light facades and isolation from the outside.
  • The other one with Marie-France Bouet and Abbés Tahir from Arte Charpentier architecture agency, about a housing project in Algiers bay.


The Group also took part in a round table on affordable housing.