Research & Innovation


Lafarge's commitment to innovation is the key to its leadership in the building materials industry.

The Group was the first in its sector to have a dedicated research and development unit, and work continues there to this day, ensuring our products anticipate the changing needs of our customers.

Research centres

Innovation in motion

Lafarge was the first in its sector to develop a centre focused on developing innovative construction solutions. This heritage is maintained as the Group and its divisions continue to introduce new products in response to feedback from customers.

Innovative products

High added value

With high added value, Lafarge's commitment to research and development is shown in the innovative products that have been recently launched, including Agilia™ and Chronolia™. Find out more here.


See construction projects that use Lafarge's most innovative materials, in Egypt and around the world.