Lafarge Canada Inc. (Eastern Canada) statement regarding Quebec construction
MONTREAL, June 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Lafarge is Canada's largest
construction material solutions provider, and we are committedto building
better cities andcommunitiesacross Quebec by working with our partners to
create the homes, roads, bridges, and transit-ways that people use every day.
Lafarge is disappointed that the situation has resulted in a strike action in
the construction sector.The effect this strike has on our economy and our
entire industry, which is so critical to maintaining a strong Quebec, is
significant and has an impact every single day on our employees and our
We are closely monitoring the impact of this strike on our business and will
adapt when necessary.
We hope that all parties will do everything in their power to quickly minimize
the impact this strike has on our industry and the economy.
We encourage all parties to maintain an open and transparent dialogue, leading
to a quick resolution and agreement, so we can return to building better
cities and communities across Quebec.
Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Lafarge Canada Inc.
ABOUT LAFARGE CANADA INC.
Lafarge Canada Inc. is Canada's largest provider of solutions to the
construction and development industry. With more than 6000 employees across
Canada, our mission is to provide construction solutions that build better
cities and communities. The cities where Canadians live, work, and raise their
families along with the infrastructure that supports their communities such as
roads, bridges, transportation links, water, and waste management benefit from
the solutions provided by Lafarge.
Through our Sustainability Ambitions for 2020, Lafarge is committed to
providing solutions using sustainable manufacturing practices and improving
the environment in and around its operations. At locations across Canada, we
have worked to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, restore wetlands for native
plants and animals, and identify waste materials that can be recycled and used
in our operations. More information is available on Lafarge Canada's website:
Anne-Julie Gratton Manager, Communications and Public Affairs (514) 428 7290
SOURCE: Lafarge Canada Inc.
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