Lafarge adds new cement-treated aggregate product to line-up for easy
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Lafarge Canada Inc., Canada's
largest provider of solutions to the construction and development industry,
announced today the launch of its latest product available to landscaping
trades in the Eastern Canada marketplace, STABILIA, a cement-treated
aggregate. The Eastern Canada marketplace consists of Ontario, Quebec, New
Brunswick, and Nova Scotia.
Developed and engineered by Lafarge, STABILIA is a sustainable alternative to
traditional base methods used for interlock paving installation and temporary
road construction. STABILIA provides the high-strength characteristics of a
concrete base while maintaining the permeability rates of a granular base that
can be used in a wide range of application types - from remote projects such
as wind farm turbine to construction sites requiring temporary roads to
interlock paving installers.
"Being the leading provider of solutions to the construction industry means
offering our customers the latest sustainable innovations such as STABILIA,"
said Dale Holingsworth, Vice-President: Central (GTA) Aggregates, Lafarge
Canada Inc (Eastern Canada). "With STABILIA, Lafarge is truly delivering on
our mission of helping build better cities and communities, where we live,
work and raise our families, with solutions and systems that contribute to
stronger, long-lasting buildings and infrastructure, while addressing
HGTV superstar Bryan Baeumler also joined Lafarge Canada for the product
launch. "STABILIA is the perfect product to help professionals looking for a
sustainable solution for their installation projects," said Baeumler, host of
HGTV'S House of Bryan, Disaster DIY and Leave it to Bryan. "Lafarge offers a
wonderful line of sustainable construction solutions that are worthy of any
any project. Stabilia and the Lafarge suite of products are definitely
STABILIA is available today in the Greater Toronto Area and soon in Eastern
Canada through the Lafarge network. For more information about the product and
how to order, please call 905-277-1471.
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:
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