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How do like your Agilia in the morning? - Comment prenez vous votre Agilia le matin?

On a dark early morning in late November, two big white whirring trucks turned up on our site.  Finally the time had arrived to lay our concrete slab!   295 more words

Montemboeuf Plot

Portfolio Update

 This is the first installment of quarterly updates on a personal portfolio of stocks that I have put together based on my research. It serves to track the results of my analytical work and to either vindicate or invalidate my purported stock-picking skills. 873 more words

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

Lafarge : Building moats through innovations

1908 : Patent for Ciment Fondu®

1932 : Develops Superblanc

2000 : Ductal®, an ultra-high performance and fiber-reinforced concrete

2000 : Agilia®, a leading self-positioning and self-leveling concrete that pours effortlessly… 59 more words

Moats

Lafarge : Looking for evidence of moats

Lafarge SA, founded in 1833, is a world leader in building materials specializing in cement, construction aggregates and concrete. As of 2013, it has operations in 62 countries employing 64,000 people while generating 15.2 billion euros in sales. 15 more words

Moats

As promised, concrete! - Comme promis, le béton!

In my last post, I hoped to show you something a little more ‘concrete’ when I next wrote. That time has now arrived!  A big Lafarge truck turned up on our site today to deliver and lay a lot of concrete for our foundations.   221 more words

Foundations