Sustainable development

Sustainability is a part of the corporate strategy of HeidelbergCement

We are thereby committed to create safe and healthy workplaces for our employees and strive for continuous improvement in the field of environmental protection. Sustainability also includes taking social responsibility at our locations worldwide.

Natural resources are the basis of our business

Through professional recultivation and renaturation of our quarries we promote species diversity. Modern methods of environmental protection and corporate social commitment are our core values towards sustainable development.

Cooperation with Prydniprovsk State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture

In 2014 HeidelbergСement Ukraine signed an agreement on scientific & technical cooperation with Prydniprovsk State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture.

The main idea and target of collaboration is to organize workshops and conferences for students along with scientific research and further implementation of the projects.
Students of Prydniprovsk State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture. Students got the possibility to have trainings at cement and concrete plants, take part in various projects of the company including Best Construction Site Contest where HeidelbergCement building materials will be used.
Students got the possibility to have trainings at cement and concrete plants, take part in various projects of the company including Best Construction Site Contest where HeidelbergCement building materials will be used.

We foster good relationships at our locations and contribute to creating value locally

There are numerous examples of social commitment and charity activity aimed to help such municipal institutions as kindergartens and orphan houses, schools and hospitals. 

HC Playground. Each region which hosts HeidelbergCement plant has received several modern children’s playgrounds
Each region which hosts HeidelbergCement plant has received several modern children’s playgrounds

For several years already we actively support Kiddo charity foundation that is committed to helping families with critically ill children.

We permanently render assistance to military commands, armed forces, regional authorities and local communities, providing requested building materials.