- Pioneering solution optimizes supply chain logistics
- Strategic partnership to deploy technology worldwide
- Scaling up innovative digital technologies to build better with less
Holcim invests in Nanolike, an innovative company bringing new logistics solutions to the building industry. Nanolike’s pioneering technology optimizes the way building materials are stored, distributed and delivered, enhancing service quality, delivery efficiency and environmental responsibility. The investment builds on Holcim’s commitment to build better with less through innovative digital technologies, from operations and distribution to building solutions and customer experience.
Edelio Bermejo, Head of Global R&D: “At Holcim we are accelerating new technologies and solutions across our entire value chain to drive more efficient and sustainable operations. Nanolike has successfully demonstrated its ability to bring innovative logistics solutions to the construction industry. Through this strategic partnership, we are bringing technology and sustainability together to decarbonize building for a net-zero future.”
Nanolike’s robust plug-and-play SiloConnect® solution can be easily deployed at any time, enabling consistent inventory of cement levels while preserving ongoing production and optimizing logistics processes. Holcim’s investment marks the beginning of a collaboration to deploy thousands of sensors connecting silos worldwide over the next three years.
Holcim is a global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions with net sales of CHF 29.2 billion in 2022. Driven by its purpose to build progress for people and the planet, its 60,000 employees are on a mission to decarbonize building, while improving living standards for all. The company empowers its customers across all regions to build better with less, with its broad range of low-carbon and circular solutions, from ECOPact to ECOPlanet. With its innovative systems, from Elevate roofing to PRB’s insulation, Holcim makes buildings more sustainable in use, driving energy efficiency and green retrofitting. With sustainability at the core of its strategy, Holcim is becoming a net-zero company with 1.5°C targets validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
Sign up for Holcim's Building Progress newsletter here and follow our journey to a net-zero future.
Important disclaimer – forward-looking statements:
This document contains forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements do not constitute forecasts regarding results or any other performance indicator, but rather trends or targets, as the case may be, including with respect to plans, initiatives, events, products, solutions and services, their development and potential. Although Holcim believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions as at the time of publishing this document, investors are cautioned that these statements are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results may differ materially from the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond the control of Holcim, including but not limited to the risks described in the Holcim's annual report available on its website (www.holcim.com) and uncertainties related to the market conditions and the implementation of our plans. Accordingly, we caution you against relying on forward-looking statements. Holcim does not undertake to provide updates of these forward-looking statements.