World leader in building materials, present in 78 countries, the Group responds to the world’s demand for housing and infrastructure. Lafarge is driven by the needs of its customers, shareholders, local communities and architects. The Group creates high value-added solutions which encourage creativity whilst leaving a lighter trace on the world.
We distribute Portland, TerraCem, NewCem,Terraflow, NewCem+ cements and Fly Ash. Our NewCem is produced here in West Seattle and shipped along the west coast. NewCem is our most popular product made with 94% pre-consumer bi-products.
Lafarge is motivated to make a difference in communities where our facilities are located. Here is West Seattle, we strive to make a real tangible difference. Most recently, you may have heard of the Duwamish River clean up early action project – Slip 4. Lafarge moved 17,000 tons of contaminated sediments and soils for upland disposal.
Over the past 5 years, Lafarge has reduced our environmental footprint and that of others by repurposing waste and developing products that are made from recycled materials. Lafarge is one of the only local producers that offers products that help projects achieve LEED credits.
As a whole, Lafarge dedicated our philanthropic efforts around education, environment stewardship, and sustainable building. Our employees have deep roots in the community and strive to make a difference in the workplace and outside.