Building envelope

Driving circular construction from foundation to rooftop


At Holcim, we are at the forefront of decarbonizing building across its entire life cycle, in line with our purpose to build progress for people and the planet.

Renowned for its optimal strength, ductility, and durability, Ductal was used to redevelop the Part-Dieu shopping center in Lyon, France. Nearly 2,000 Ductal panels were used to revitalize the façade and transform the mall into a modern hub in the heart of the city.

An industry-leading building envelope offer


As part of our “Strategy 2025 – Accelerating Green Growth”, we are on a journey to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Our industry-leading brands span the roofing, insulation, waterproofing and lining sectors.

United under our new Building Envelope division, our trusted brands deliver proven products that provide standout performance:

Elevate offers industry-leading roofing, wall and lining systems

Gaco is a recognized leader in innovative silicone, foam, acrylic and urethane waterproofing solutions

GenFlex brings customers a full line of proven, durable roofing systems and components

Malarkey Roofing Products leads the industry in sustainable, high-performance roofing shingles for commercial and residential structures

Holcim produces the industry’s most sustainable, high-performance roofing shingles for residential applications.

We develop fully customizable commercial roofing solutions. Leveraging innovative, sustainable building materials, we help you maximize your building’s energy efficiency and lower costs.

A key component of the building envelope, Holcim’s waterproofing solutions ensure high performance for your commercial, industrial or residential construction project.

Holcim offers a variety of lining solutions for different applications, ensuring aesthetics, durability and dependable performance.

High-quality insulation is crucial. It can help make your building more energy efficient, with a lower carbon impact and reduced heating and cooling costs. We develop disruptive technologies for the insulation market, such as our industry-leading Airium mineral insulating foam.

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