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2015-06-22 - XX Arab International Cement Conference & Exhibition


2015-06-08 - The Building and Landscaping - 2015 exhibition
From May 20 to May 23, the specialized Building and Landscaping 2015 exhibition took place at the exhibition center at 1B Nesebrskaya St. in Sochi.

2015-06-08 - On May 26-28, the III International Business Meeting entitled White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures 2015 took place at Grand Hotel Europe. The event was organized by the ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures
On May 26-28, the III International Business Meeting entitled White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures 2015 took place at Grand Hotel Europe. The event was organized by the ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures International Analytical Review and the Russian Union of Builders.

2015-03-31 - New participants on exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures - 2015"
In 2015, many new interesting companies join the exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures". They are BHS-Sonthofen GmbH , MERKO CZ, a. s., TOPWERK GROUP, Marcantonini S.r.l. and some others.

2015-03-31 - Special offer for large equipment and machines on exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures"
Organizers of exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures - 2015" present special conditions to the companies that exhibit large equipment and machines on the stand.

2015-03-11 - Qatrana Cement Company joins the III International Business Meeting "White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures-2015"
The delegation of employees of Qatrana Cement Company take the decision to attend to St. Petersburg for the III International Business Meeting "White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures-2015", that takes place from 26 to 28 May, 2015, at Grand Hotel Europe.

2014-07-18 - Cement production in Russia during six month of 2014


2014-07-18 - Positive increasing dynamic of the Exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry mixtures"
The Exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry mixtures" has already completed up to 85%, it is more than about 25% in comparison with the data of the previous year.

2014-07-14 - The first million ton of cement was shipped by "Serebryanskii Cement Plant"
The first million ton of cement was shipped by "Serebryanskii Cement Plant" which was commissioned last year in June. The company plans to ship to consumers of Central Federal District 1.2 million tons of cement by the end of the year.

2014-07-14 - "BFT - International" is a media partner of the conference "BlockRead - 2014"
Company "BFT - International" will be the general information partner of the 3rd International Scientific and Technical Conference "Modern Technologies for Precast Construction - BlockRead" this year.

2014-07-04 - Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) officially support the conference CemEnergy-2014
«We consider it very important to hold 3rd Global Conference “CemEnergy - 2014” Reducing energy consumption and СО2 emissions in the cement industry of fast developing economies” 2 – 3 Dec, Moscow and plan to present the results of CSI’s work in dealing with sustainability challenges faced by the industry»
Message from Philippe FONTA Managing Director CSI


2014-07-04 - The struggle against counterfeit continues - manufacturers of cement and dry mixes join forces
On July 1, 2014 president of «ALIT» Edward Bolshakov participated in a business meeting on combating counterfeit and falsified goods, chaired by Aslambek Alsahanov, president of
NP «Antikontrafakt». This meeting was organized by Committee RSPP for technical regulation and standardization and Committee RCC for cement, concrete, dry mixes.


2014-03-12 - New Board of TCMB Has Been Elected
Mehmet Gocmen has become the new Chairman.

2014-03-12 - "Sinoma" Build a Cement Plant in the Transbaikal
"Zabaikalskiy Cement" and the Chinese company "Sinoma International" signed a cooperation agreement.

2014-02-28 - "LSR-Cement" Introduces a New Brand
"LSR-Cement" has started shipping a new type of cement that is adapted to the requirements of major customers - precast manufacturers and house-building factories. Due to the unique physical and mechanical properties cement is supplied in limited batches.

2014-02-27 - "Siberian Cement" Summed Up the Work in 2013
From January to December company plants released nearly 4.3 mln t of cement, up by 8 % compared to the same period in 2012. Sales of cement increased by 8 % in last year too.

2014-02-26 - Holcim Reports a Sharp Rise in Net Income in 4Q 2013
Operating profit increased from negative CHF 81 mln in 4Q 2012 to positive CHF 559 mln in 4Q 2013.

2014-02-25 - "SibBuild-2014" Summary
In Novosibirsk, "SibBuild-2014", the largest construction Exhibition of Siberia and the Far East has finished.

2014-02-25 - "Krasnoyarsk Cement" Send 100 mln Rubles on Environmental Safety
"Krasnoyarsk Cement" implementing large-scale projects aimed at reducing the negative impact on the environment.

2014-02-24 - Russia’s Volma to Explore Gypsum Deposits in Mozyr
Russian gypsum producer Volma plans to explore the city of Mozyr in Belarus for a new source of raw gypsum.

2014-02-21 - Production of cement in Russia in January increased by 2.3 %
According to Rosstat, the volume of cement for the period totaled 2.93 mln t is 2.3 % more than in January 2013.

2014-02-21 - Domestic Cement Consumption in Spain Declined by 13.6 % in January
Around 764,011 t of cement was sold during the first month of 2014, some 120,420 t less than in January 2013.

2014-02-20 - Improved 4Q Revives Flagging Annual Finances for Lafarge
The French-based multinational building producer reported increasing sales on a like-for-like basis for both the final quarter and the full year.

2014-02-19 - Large Deposit of Cement Raw Materials Discovered In the Novgorod Region
Geological holding "Rosgeology" revealed reserves suitable for the production of concrete and reinforced concrete constructions.

2014-02-19 - "LSR-Cement" Shipments in the North-West Region Increased by More Than 1.5 Times
In January 2014 the "LSR-Cement" plant has increased shipments of cement enterprises and organizations of the North-West Region by 58 % compared to the same period last year.

2014-02-18 - Ministry of Regional Development Will Undertake the Construction Environment
Ministry of Regional Development has prepared a bill that establishing mechanisms of environmental supervision during construction.

2014-02-17 - Russian Cement Exports May Fall by 10 %
Russia"s membership in the WTO has accelerated the decline in exports of cement, analysts of Intesco Research Group reported .

2014-02-07 - Russia’s Eurocement Group to Invest $ 80 mln in Cement Production Upgrades
Russia"s Eurocement Group is ready to invest $70–80 mln in a project to upgrade cement production facilities in Belarus, according to the minister of Architecture and Construction, Anatoly Chernyi.

2014-02-06 - Lipetskcement Demonstrated Significant Growth of Its Key Indicators
Cement plant produced 1.39 mln t of cement and 1.05 mln t of clinker, which exceeded 2012 values by 23.3 and 2.6 % respectively.

2014-02-01 - LSR-Cement Plant in 2013 Increased Shipments by 8 %
In 2013, the cement plant of LSR Group in Slantsy of the Leningrad Region delivered more than 1.3 mln t of cement.

2014-01-31 - "BaselCement" Growth in All Directions
At the end of 2013 Holding "BaselCement" increased the production of building materials for all its managed enterprises.

2014-01-30 - In 2013, "EUROCEMENT Group" has Shipped 1 mln t of Cement More Than a Year Earlier
Russia"s largest holding company for the production of building materials "EUROCEMENT group" on the basis of work in 2013 shows an increase in shipments to cement consumers +5 %.

2014-01-29 - The Volume of Housing in Russia in 2013 Increased by 5.5 %
According to report published by the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat), Russia in 2013 introduced a 5.5 % more housing than a year earlier. The total volume of 69.4 mln sq. m.

2014-01-29 - Spain Cement Industry Witnesses Sixth Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Decline
It has announced that domestic cement consumption fell by 19.2 % y/y to 10.98 mln t in 2013.

2014-01-23 - JSC "Iskitimcement" Summed Up 2013
From January to December, the company produced 1.685 mln t of cement.

2014-01-22 - With the Help of China Tajikistan Could Become a Cement Exporter
The Government intends to minimize the import of cement by increasing domestic production.

2014-01-16 - XX International Construction Exhibition INTERSTROYEXPO: Three Months Before the Start
Preparing for the North-West largest construction exhibition enters on the homestaight.

2014-01-14 - Vladimir Skakun Appointed General Director of "Iskitimcement"
During the meeting of the new Board of Directors of JSC "Iskitimcement" has been decided to appoint Vladimir Skakun as CEO of the company.

2013-12-20 - Summary of XV Anniversary International Construction Forum “Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures”
From 26 to 28 November 2013 Moscow Central exhibition complex «Expocentre» hosted the XV Anniversary International Construction Forum “Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures”, that is justly considered to be the largest specialized event in Russia in the field of building materials and technologies.

2013-12-19 - "LSR-Cement" Plant Improved Properties of Blended Cement
Consumers take the opportunity to 7 % reduce material consumption while maintaining the quality of concrete mortar.

2013-12-02 - New General Director of CJSC "Pikalevsky Cement"
Gennady Kulikov was appointed as General Director of CJSC "Pikalevsky Cement".

2013-10-03 - There are No Environmental Violations in the "Zhigulevskie Materials" Plant
On the audit conducted by the Office of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources of the Samara Region in September-October 2013, it was found that emissions of CJSC "Zhigulevskie Materials" does not exceed the established standards.

2013-10-03 - II National Conference of Concrete Will Be Held on October 30, 2013
The company "Polyplast Novomoskovsk" invites everyone to participate in the II All-Russian Conference of manufacturers of concrete, which will be held in Moscow hotel "Golden Ring".

2013-10-02 - JSC "AlitMix" on the Exhibition "Roads. Bridges. Tunnels"
From 25 to 27 September in Mikhailovsky Manage (St. Petersburg) held IX International Specialized Exhibition "Roads. Bridges. Tunnels". The exhibition was attended by leading companies in the field of design, construction and maintenance of transport infrastructure.

2013-10-01 - "EUROCEMENT group" Launched Production of High Performance Cement
In addition to cement CEM I 42,5 H new high-tech plant "EUROCEMENT group" in the town of Voronezh region Podgorensky certified and started production of two new types of cement: CEM I 52,5 N and CEM II / A-W 42.5 N.

2013-09-27 - "Mechel" has Completed the Construction of a Plant for the Production of Slag Portland Cement in Chelyabinsk Region
One of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, JSC "Mechel", has completed construction of a plant for the production of Slag Portland cement in the Chelyabinsk region production capacity of 1.6 mln t per year at a cost of $ 174.4 mln.

2013-09-26 - "Lafarge" Change of Leadership in Russia
The new President of the Group of Companies "Lafarge" in Russia named Andre Martin.

2013-09-24 - "SebryakovCement" Launched a Line of Dry Process Clinker Production
Before its 60th Anniversary plant completed a major renovation of the fifth production line.

2013-09-16 - Modernization of "Zhigulevskie Building Materials" Will Begin Before the End of 2013
During this year, "EUROCEMENT group" intends to take stock of the tender and sign a contract with a contractor to transfer the plant to environmental friendly "dry" method of cement production.

2013-09-11 - BASF Has Launched a Production Line in the Republic of Tatarstan
The new plant of the company will produce about 20 types of state-of-art additives in the concrete.

2013-09-04 - Sinoma Acquires Hazemag
China’s Sinoma International Engineering, a subsidiary of China National Materials, filed a statement to the effect that Sinoma would acquire 59.09 % of Hazemag & EPR.

2013-09-03 - The "Lafarge" Company Improve Environmental Safety of Cement Plant in Voskresensk
The Russian division of the Group "Lafarge", the world leader in building materials, has announced the successful launch of an electrofilter of clinker rotary kiln No. 105 on the Voskresensk cement plant.

2013-08-22 - Cement Makers Hit by Infrastructure Slump in Emerging Markets
Cement producers have been sliding on the financial stock exchanges as emerging market bonds and equities tumble.

2013-08-22 - Samara Plaster Plant Opens New Facility
The largest enterprises of gypsum industry in Russia "Samara Plaster Plant" is preparing to open a new facility for the production of gypsum partition boards.

2013-08-21 - "EUROCEMENT" has Signed an Investment Agreement with Ryazan Region
The agreement signed today between the Government of the Ryazan Region and ZAO "Mikhailovcement" - now within the "EUROCEMENT Group" - is the realization of the investment project for the construction of a new production line for the production of cement "dry" method with capacity of 10,000 t of clinker per day.

2013-08-20 - State Building Committee Approved the Order on the Cost of One Square Meter of Housing in Russia
On August 5, 2013 Federal Agency for Construction and Housing and Communal Services (State Building Committee of Russia) has approved an order No. 269/GS of 18.07.2013 "On the cost of one square meter of the total area of ​​the premises by Russian Federation for the 2H 2013 and figures the average market value of one square meter of the total area of ​​the premises on the subjects of the Russian Federation for the 3Q 2013".

2013-08-19 - New Production Line From "Haver & Boecker" at the Chechen Cement Plant
Pre-commissioning works of modern German equipment from "Haver & Boecker" company reached the final stage at the cement plant in the village of Chiri-Yurt, Shali district, Chechen Republic.

2013-08-16 - China Crossed the Billion Mark in Cement Production and Reduces the Number of Cement Plants
National Bureau of Statistics of China released official data on building materials in the 1H 2013 and in July 2013. China is continuing with its bid to reduce overcapacity in the cement industry.

2013-08-14 - In the 2H 2013 the Amount of Construction Work in St. Petersburg Decreased
In accordance with the data presented in the report of a Committee on Economic Policy and Strategic Planning of St. Petersburg about main macroeconomic indicators of the development of the city over the past six months, the volume of construction works decreased by 3.7 %.

2013-08-14 - Belarus Sells Belgips to Volma
The government will sell its stake of the wallboard and gypsum partition block producer for to $ 7 mln.

2013-08-12 - ​In July "Holcim" Kolomna Plant Produced Record for the Own History
This indicator of a new production line of Swiss group has decided to please the Eve of the Day of the Builder.

2013-08-08 - "LSR Group" Launched a Production Facility for the Production of Reinforced Concrete Products in the Gatchina
"LSR Group" has implemented the technological launch of an industrial complex for the production of reinforced concrete products capacity of 330 thous. cubic m per year in the city of Gatchina, Leningrad Region. Industrial site, located on a plot of 34 hectares, will be the largest in the North-West region.

2013-08-05 - The Company "Ernst & Young" has Published an Overview of the Cement Industry in Russia and the Countries of the Customs Union
The review results of the cement industry in the Customs Union for 2012, prepared by "Ernst & Young" indicate promising prospects in the cement industry, which have led to an increased competition leading to setting up of modern energy efficient production in all countries of the Customs Union.

2013-08-02 - The Cement Business & Industry India & South Asia 2013 Will Be Held In Mumbai
Premier thought-leaders to present at the Cement Business & Industry India & South Asia 2013 at Hilton Mumbai International Airport Hotel.

2013-08-02 - The Company "Erisim Makina" Launched a New Plant in Tatarstan
"Erisim Makina" has put into operation a processing plant for the production of gypsum and gypsum-based materials for the company "Fonika Gypsum" in Kamsko-Ustyinsky District district of Tatarstan on June, 8. The President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, first Deputy Prime Minister Ravil Muratov, Deputy of Russian State Duma Ildar Gilmutdinov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of JV "Fonika" Alexander Zabarskiy and other officials took part in the opening ceremony.

2013-07-29 - Kazakhstan"s Steppe Cement Has Released Its Results for 1H13
During the period, the manufacturer sold 564 440 t of cement for a total of KZT 8.165 bln.

2013-07-29 - The Meeting of the Presidium of the Russian Ministry of Regional Development in St. Petersburg
At the Meeting was considered main directions of development of the industry of building materials and industrial construction, training in the fields of Construction and Housing.

2013-07-26 - Turkmenistan Imposes On Imported Cement 100 % Tax
Cement imports will be subjected to a 100 % customs duty as of 1 August 2013.

2013-07-26 - Georg Kleger: "The First Six Months of the Year Were Very Good for "Sibcem"
JSC "Holding company "Sibirskiy cement" (Sibcem) expects to ship up to 4.2 mln t by the end of 2013, said company’s President Georg Kleger.

2013-07-25 - Belarusian Plants Negotiate an Import of Cement Increase in Russia
Introduced in the 2012 production lines are allowed to exclude the shortage of cement in the domestic market of Republic of Belarus and increase exports.

2013-07-23 - "LSR-Cement" Increased Sales
Cement plant of LSR Group shows steady growth in shipments.

2013-07-22 - Russia’s Construction Equipment Market Remains a Growth Area
Secretary General of the CECE Ralf Wezel confirmed that the Russian construction equipment industry is doing fairly well compared to other European markets.

2013-07-22 - "Serebryansky Cement Plant" Reached Full Capacity
The leaders of "BaselCement" and Sinoma International Engineering signed a certificate of readiness "Serebryansky Cement Plant", built at the end of 2012, to work in accordance with a design capacity - 1.7 mln t cement.

2013-06-28 - “Schenck Process” Logistics Solution for Cement Plant in Russia
An automated logistics solution from “Schenck Process” has gone into operation at HeidelbergCement’s Tula plant in Russia.

2013-06-19 - Magazine BFT INTERNATIONAL Became the Official Sponsor of the Specialized Exhibition "PreCast-2013"
BFT INTERNATIONAL Betonwerk + Fertigteil-Technik became the official sponsor of the International Specialized Exhibition "Plants and Equipment for Precast and Reinforced Concrete Production – PreCast" due to be held in the frame of XV Anniversary International Construction Forum "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" from 26 till 28 of November, 2013 in Moscow Expocentre.

2013-06-18 - "Sinoma" Will Build the Plant in the Zabaikalye
The Chinese company intends to become an investor in the construction of a cement plant in the Olovyanninski area Zabaikalye region.

2013-06-14 - Roundtable "Counteraction against counterfeit products on cement and dry building mixtures market"
Roundtable "Counteraction against counterfeit products on cement and dry building mixtures market" will take place on the 26th of November, 2013 in Moscow Expocentre in the framework of conferences: VI Scientific Readings “Modern Cement Plant — CemRead” and the XV Anniversary International Scientific and Technical Conference “Modern Technologies of Dry Mixtures in Construction — MixBuild” under the aegis of Russian Union of Builders and Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.

2013-06-14 - Prices for Basic Construction Materials in the Russian Federation for March 2013
Prices are given per unit of production of basic building materials in the Russian Federation.

2013-06-07 - By the End of May "Achinsk Cement" Reached a Record Volume of Shipment
"Achinsk Cement", part of the holding "BaselCement" at the end of May hit a record shipment of products with the launch of the plant in 2007. The increase in production of cement and clinker for the year is expected to reach more than 10 %.

2013-06-06 - International Business Meeting “White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures” was Held in St. Petersburg
On May 29–31, the II International Business Meeting “White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures” took place in the gala environment of Grand Hotel Europe in St. Petersburg. The meeting was organized by the International Analytical Review “ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures”. The meeting was attended by over 100 managers and professionals from the leading construction companies and research centers all over the world.

2013-05-22 - JSC "Oskolcement" has Received the International Certificate for Quality Management System
JSC "Oskolcement", part of the holding "EUROCEMENT group", has been certified on system of quality management corresponding to requirements of international standard DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.

2013-04-25 - "HeidelbergCement" Increases Its Stake in Russian Cement Producer
Company has announced increasment its holding in CJSC "Construction Materials".

2013-04-16 - "EUROCEMENT Group" is in the Karachai-Cherkess Republic Now
Holding "EUROCEMENT Group" will invest in the construction of the cement plant in Karachai-Cherkessia 8 bln rubles.

2013-04-16 - The Results of the Exhibition "Building Spring-2013"
Specialized exhibition-forum "Building Spring-2013" has completed on March 22 in Surgut.

2013-04-12 - The First Week Results of the "Mosbuild-2013" Exhibition
The International Analytical Review "ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" took part in the first week of the exhibition "MosBuild".

2013-04-11 - "Oskolcement" Has Launched a New Type of Cement
CJSC "Oskolcement" became the first enterprise of the Holding "EUROCEMENT Group", that began production of a new type of cement CEM I 42,5 B.

2013-04-09 - Online Registration to "CityBuild-2013" is Opened
The online registration to the VII International exhibition for urban planning "CityBuild-2013” is opened.

2013-04-04 - Construction of the "Lafarge" Plant in the Kaluga Region is Ahead of Schedule
Start of production of cement is scheduled for the first half 2014.

2013-04-01 - "ALITinform" Will Participate at "MosBuild" Exhibition
1. International Analytical Review "ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" will participate in the XVIII International Construction Exhibition "MosBuild" and present its own stand from 2nd to 5th of April in ExpoCentre, Moscow.

2013-03-28 - "Haver and Boecker" Expands Facilities and Services in Latin America
German company has held a ceremony to celebrate the expansion of its facilities in Monte Mor near Sao Paulo.

2013-03-28 - The Company "Polyplast" Took an Active Educational and Training Activities
On the basis of Novomoskovsk industrial plant in Tula region has opened a training center.

2013-03-27 - Housing Construction Will Increase by Seven Percent
Federal Agency for Construction and Housing and Communal Services (GosStroy) sets the task to bring the volume of housing construction in Russia this year to 70 mln sq. m.

2013-03-26 - In Nizhny Novgorod will be held XI Russian Architecture and Construction Forum
From 15 to 18 May 2013 in Nizhny Novgorod, on the basis of the exhibition complex "Nizhny Novgorod Fair" will be held XI Russian Architecture and Construction Forum.

2013-03-22 - In St. Petersburg to Create an Association of Manufacturers of Concrete
The main participants of the new community will be major construction companies in the North-West region.

2013-03-22 - CJSC "Zhigulevskie Stroymaterialy" Overfulfilled February Plan
CJSC "Zhigulevskie Stroymaterialy" ("Zhiguli Building Materials") of the holding "Eurocement Group", exceeded the plan in February 2013 for all indicators of production and shipment.

2013-03-19 - A New Issue of "MosBuild Magazine"
"MosBuild Magazine" No 8 (March - May) is dated to the beginning of the Exhibition.

2013-03-19 - Exhibition "MiningWorld Russia" Has Grown by a Third
Exposure XVII International Exhibition "MiningWorld Russia: Mining and Processing of Metal and Minerals" which will be held 14-16 May 2013 in IEC "Crocus Expo", increased by more than 30 % compared to last year.

2013-03-15 - Inter-Regional Specialized Exhibition "Construction" Will Take Place in Voronezh
The XXXVI Inter-regional specialized exhibition "Construction" will take place in Voronezh in April 2013 from 24th to 26th at the Energy Sports Center.

2013-03-14 - Exhibition "MosBuild" Invites You to the Presentation of Projects by Young Architects
ITE Group together with the international community of architects "Archi-Europe" are invites you to a presentation of the participants" projects and the award ceremony of the II International Prize for architects and designers MADA.

2013-03-12 - "KNAUF Days" Business Forum With Participation of Architecture and Design Stars
"KNAUF Days: World experience. 20 years in Russia" business forum is set to become one of the most important events in the construction industry in 2013.

2013-03-11 - Named the Winner of the "Philanthropist of the Year"
Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC "Sibtsem" Oleg Sharykin won the annual contest "Philanthropist of the Year" (Kemerovo).

2013-03-06 - 7th International Urban Planning Exhibition "CityBuild" Will Take Place in October
7th International urban planning exhibition CityBuild will take place in October 2013, 15-17 on the territory of the All-Russia Exhibition center (VVC) in the exhibition hall No 75.

2013-03-01 - "Pomorskaya Yarmarka" Gather Guests in Arkhangelsk
The exhibitional center "Pomorskaya Yarmarka" will host two great events: XIII Interregional Specialized Exhibition "Timber and Woodworking" and ХХII Commercial and Industrial Exhibition "Arkhangelsk-EXPO" from 3 to 5 April in Arkhangelsk at the Sport Palace and in the open-air area.

2013-03-01 - The building season starting in Yugra
The annual forum "Building Spring" will take place from 20 to 22 March 2013 in Surgut.

2013-02-28 - Holcim has announced its full year results for 2012
The Swiss cement giant had a generally positive year, despite continuing recession in Europe and a difficult market in the Africa Middle East region.

2013-02-25 - An exhibition "Yugbuild" will held in Krasnodar
From February 27 to March 2, 2013 in Krasnodar in the exhibition center "Kuban Expocentre" will held XXIII International Architecture and Construction Exhibition "Yugbuild".

2013-02-22 - Lafarge company announced profit growth in 2012 of 12 %
Published the results of the company for the Quarter IV and 2012 results.

2013-02-20 - The HeidelbergCement Group published results for the Quarter IV of 2012
Revenue of the Group reached Є 3.5 bln.

2013-02-19 - PIK Group consolidate plants
PIK Group intends to complete the merger of two of its house-building factories.

2013-02-13 - "HeidelbergCement" starts construction of a new plant in Georgia
The German company started construction of a new cement plant in Kaspi.

2013-02-12 - Standard cost per square meter of housing in the Russian Federation is defined
According to the order of Gosstroy standard cost for the I quarter of 2013 is set at 33 thous. rubles.

2013-02-11 - St. Petersburg remains the leader in the commissioning of the commercial real estate
According to research conducted by London Real Invest in 2012 in St. Petersburg, was put at 46 % more retail space than in 2011.

2013-02-08 - "BelExpoBuild" invites
In Belgorod, from 13 to 15 March 2013 will be held XVII International Specialized Exhibition "BelExpoBuild".

2013-02-07 - FAS rejected the petition of the two companies to purchase "Iskitimcement"
Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia has rejected the petition of "Siberian Cement" and "Russian Cement Company" buying of "Iskitimcement".

2013-02-07 - Housing construction in St. Petersburg has grown seven times
In January 2013 new housing in St. Petersburg exceeded the previous year by 7.4 times.

2013-02-05 - In 2012, the volume of cement import in Russia grew by 81%
In 2012 import of cement to the territory of the Russian Federation grew by 81% compared to the previous year and amounted to almost 4.5 mln t.

2013-02-04 - "ALITinform" took part in the Conference-Exhibition "BetonTage"
The International Analytical Review "ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" took part in the Conference-Exhibition "BetonTage", which was held from 5th to 7th of February 2013 in Neu-Ulm, Germany.

2013-02-01 - "AlitInform" took part in the exhibition "Domestic Building Materials-2013"
International Analytical Review "ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" took part in the exhibition "Domestic Building Materials", which was held in the Expocenter, Moscow.

2013-01-30 - In 2012, the cement industry in Russia has achieved record levels
According to Rosstat, the Russian cement industry production value surpassed the pre-crisis year 2007.

2013-01-29 - Votorantim cement plant soon to be inaugurated in Brazil
According to local reports, Votorantim Cimentos of Brazil is set to inaugurate a 1.2 mln t per year cement plant in Mato Grosso in mid-February.

2013-01-29 - Independent experts about the exhibition "MosBuild-2013"
According to experts exhibition "MosBuild" recognized as the absolute leader.

2013-01-28 - "Lafarge Group" successfully tested a new generation of clinker
"Lafarge Group" successfully tested a brand new generation of clinker Aether, designed for the production of cement with low carbon content.

2013-01-25 - The registration of participants of International Business Meeting "White Nights 2013" started
The Organizing Committee of the II International Business Meeting "White Nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" announced that the official registration of the participants is started.

2013-01-23 - “Oskolcement” is recognized as the best enterprise of the holding company “EUROCEMENT group”
“EUROCEMENT group” summed up the year.

2013-01-22 - In real estate in Russia invested a record $8.6 bln
2012 broke records of the Russian market for real estate investments.

2013-01-21 - The XV Anniversary International Construction Forum “Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures” will be held in Moscow
The XV Anniversary International Construction Forum “Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures” will be held from 26 to 28 November 2013, in Moscow, in Expocentre.


2013-01-21 - "45-M Union" of LSR Group changed its name
The new name of company - "LSR. Basic-M". Other details are not changed.

2013-01-21 - Statistics of building materials production in the Russian Federation
Statistics of construction materials production in the Russian Federation for the first 10 months of the 2012 has been published.

2013-01-18 - "АLITinform" participation in the International Cement Exhibition in Dubai
The International Analytical Review "АLITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" took part in the Seventeenth Arab-International Cement Conference and Exhibition in Dubai.

2012-12-14 - III International seminar-contest of young scientists and post-graduate students
The winners of the III International Seminar-contest of young scientists and post-graduate students, working in the field of binders, concretes, dry mixtures, which was held on November 28, 2012, in the framework of the International construction forum at Expocentre Fairgrounds (Moscow) have been determined.

2012-12-14 - The results of the XIII International Specialized Exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures"
XIII International Specialized Exhibition "Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures" finished in Expocenter (Moscow).

2012-12-14 - New issue of MosBuild Magazine
New Year issue of MosBuild Magazine was published.

2012-05-12 - Meeting within the bounds of AquaStop-2012
Within the bounds of the International conference “Waterproofing, roofing and heating insulation AquaStop-2012” the meeting of Managers of Tunnel Construction Service and Undergrounds of Russia and CIS will be held.

2012-05-12 - The record pace of Moscow Underground building
The Moscow metro in the nearest future will be built in a record pace even faster than during the Soviet Era.

2012-05-10 - Exhibitors of "City of the XXI Century" and "Furniture. Woodworking" in Izhevsk prepares great offers for visitors
The exhibition "City of the XXI Century" and "Furniture. Woodworking" will held from 22 to 25 May in Izhevsk.

2012-04-04 - Global Conference CemEnergy has been officially supported by Cement Sustainability Initiative
Mr. Philippe Fonta, Program Director of the Initiative, confirmed his decision to make a report at the 2d CemEnergy Conference.

2011-10-14 - Technical Seminar «Refractory materials and technologies for modern cement plants» will be held on the 29th of November, 2011 in Moscow


2011-10-14 - Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation sued Russian Railways, Freight One and Freight Two for the violation of antimonopoly legislation


2011-09-19 - Specialized Construction Exhibitions “Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures” show 10 % growth


2011-09-19 - General indexes of economic development of Russia in July, 2011


2011-09-01 - The company KNAUF became one of the initiators of the 2nd International Seminar-Contest for Young Scientists and Postgraduate Students for the second time


2011-09-01 - Prices for the main building materials in July, 2011 in Federal Districts of Russia


2011-08-25 - The acceptance of applications for participation in the Global Conference on Chemistry and Technology of Concrete «ConLife» is continued.


2011-08-25 - 21th International Specialized Exhibition “Forum Uralstroyindustria–2011” will be held in Ufa.


2011-08-25 - Results of building materials production in July, 2011 in Russian Federation.


2011-08-18 - The Company BASF became the official partner of the All-Russian Scientific and Practical Conference


2011-08-18 - Results of building materials production for the first half of 2011


2011-08-18 - New largest step of Erisim Makina in the gypsum industry


2011-07-28 - The new issue #3 (20) of the International Analytical Review «AlitInform: Cement. Concrete. Dry Mixtures» has come out
The main topic of the issue #3 (20) is the construction and exploitation of cement and concrete road pavements.

2011-07-27 - Company HESS AAC System became the Official Partner of the International Scientific Practical Conference ConAer-2011 for the 3rd time
The International Scientific Practical Conference on Aerated Concrete ConAer-2011 will be held on the 1st of December, 2011.

2011-07-01 - International business-meeting “White nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry mixtures” was held
The International Business Meeting “White nights: Cement. Concrete. Dry mixtures” organized by the International Analytical Review “ALITinform: Cement. Concrete. Dry mixtures” was held in St. Petersburg, on June 20–22, 2011.

2011-06-30 - News of the Hoganas Bjuf AB company
Hoganas Bjuf was once more selected by Heidelberg to supply refractory material.

2011-06-09 - ALITinform has taken part in the exhibition СТТ-2011, Moscow
The 12th International Specialized Show “Construction Equipment & Technologies '2011” was held on May 31 – June 4, 2011 in the 'Crocus Expo', Moscow.

2011-06-01 - The new issue of the International Analytical Review “AlitInform: Cement.Concrete.Dry Mixtures” has just come out
The main topic of the issue #2 (19) is the use of recycled resources in building material manufacturing.

0000-00-00 - "BFT - International" is a media partner of the conference "BlockRead - 2014"
Company "BFT - International" will be the general information partner of the 3rd International Scientific and Technical Conference "Modern Technologies for Precast Construction - BlockRead" this year.


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