TITLE

LAFARGE, HABITAT FOR HUMANITY PARTNER TO BUILD BROOKLYN HOMES

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Rock Products;Nov/Dec2006 Supplement, Vol. 109, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the housing project of Habitat for Humanity and Lafarge in Brooklyn, New York. The project is the first to use insulated concrete forms in building multifamily residences. Lafarge supplied 200 tons of cement for the project that was participated by representatives from cement and concrete industries, who also donated construction materials for the homes.
ACCESSION #
23682646

 

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