Our research teams


The Lafarge Research Centre: innovation in motion

The 250 researchers at the Lafarge Research Center seek to understand physical and chemical mechanisms and elaborate new technologies.
The 15,000 m² site boasts state-of-the-art laboratories, pilot workshops and high-tech equipment including electron microscopes, field-effect microscopes and nano-scale instruments.
The Research Center also houses an experimental concrete plant in its technological building, the only facility of its kind in the world. This allows industrial-scale testing of laboratory results, speeding up the time to market for Lafarge's innovative concrete products.