Since 60% of work done during construction is masonry, Hima Cement has today launched a new product which addresses majority of construction needs.
Fundi Masonry cement whose purpose is fit for brick laying, motor works and plastering needshas officially been released to market by Hima, a unit of LafargeHolcim Ltd, whose plans are to raise its market share and increase exports to neighboring markets as well as address construction needs.
Speaking during the launch at the Hima Cement premises at Namanve Industrial Park, the Hima Cement Country CEO Jean-Michel Pons, said that the company was committed to providing innovative solutions for specific construction needs.
“Fundi is an application-based cement that is formulated with enhanced capabilities for masonry and plaster works. The customer is guaranteed improved workability, affordability and beautiful finishes,” says Jean-Michel Pons, the Hima Cement Country CEO.
Currently the greenest cement on the Ugandan market, Fundi Masonry is fit for small and large construction projects. “Fundi is produced with a reduced carbon footprint, with 54% less CO2 emissions in comparison to ordinary Portland cement,” the CCEO added.
Fundi Cement is the latest addition to Hima Cement’s wide range of cement solutions including Multipurpose, Rapidset, PowerCrete, PowerMax, PowerPlus, RoadCem, Minecem and Supaset. The new addition is available at any Hardware store near you and thanks to internet and technology, it can also be got on Jumia.
Speaking of internet and technology; To launch the new product, Paddy, the internet hero who went for a job interview at Hima Cement while driving a grader did the job. There was no better person fit for this purpose anyway.