An essential part of your everyday life - You use 1Kg of aggregates per hour
15% of produced aggregates are used for large infrastructures including bridges, harbours, offshore pipeline stabilisation, and many other.
Coastal & flood protection
Roads & Runways
Aggregates are essential as track ballast for Europe's rail network. The construction of 1 meter of railway for a High Speed train (TGV) uses up to 9 tonnes of aggregates.
Offices, factories and other commercial buildings represent 20% of aggregates uses. They do not provide just strength but, through special finishes, architectural beauty.