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08 Jun 2017

A brochure to showcase the international winners from the Edition 2016

We are proud to present to you the projects of the Edition 2016 who made it to the international awards. All of these projects are fascinating – their initiators even more so. Take a look at them, and you will see the huge value of getting involved and making nature the biggest winner. Just get inspired! Read more

15 May 2017

Quarry Life Award 2018: HeidelbergCement launches the fourth edition of its competition promoting biodiversity

For the fourth time HeidelbergCement is inviting students, graduates, researchers, NGO’s and local communities to participate in its international scientific and educational contest. The “Quarry Life Award” targets innovative approaches to study and boost biodiversity at quarry sites and aims to raise awareness about mining ecology. New in this fourth edition is the separate assessment of scientific and community project ideas. Read more

17 Jan 2017

HeidelbergCement 6th biodiversity book now online!

"Butterflies and other insects in quarries and gravel pits - What's buzzing and crawling in mineral extraction sites" is the sixth volume of the HeidelbergCement book series on "Biodiversity in Mining Sites". Free download is now available. Read more

09 Jan 2017

Snapshot at the International Award Ceremony 2016 - Brussels 9 December

Sharing good memories of the International Award Ceremony 2016! Read more

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14 Dec 2016

Introducing our international winners 2016

Our international winners 2016 talk about their participation to Quarry Life Award and explain their projects scope. Let's get inspired by their work! Read more