With over 160 years in business, Carmeuse is a leading producer of high calcium and dolomitic lime, chemical grade limestone and crushed limestone aggregate products that are a vital part of important industries in steel manufacturing, energy, environmental services, and construction Carmeuse products make steel stronger, air cleaner, roadways last longer, water more pure and waste reusable—they are a vital ingredient in the materials that build and renew infrastructure around the world.
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Fine Chemicals
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
- Over 1000
- more than $1,000,000,000 US
Carmeuse Americas is a leading manufacturer of lime and limestone products used in a variety of applications, and benefits the environment by providing cleaner air, safer water and improved soil characteristics. Founded in 1860, Carmeuse is a privately owned Belgian company evolving from a calcium-based mineral provider into a company that continues to add integrated services. Carmeuse and its subsidiaries offer equipment and engineering services to optimize our customers’ processes, improve safety, and provide reliable supply. Solutions provided through Carmeuse span across a wide range of industries including steel manufacturing, power generation, road construction, site development, building materials, water and wastewater treatment, agriculture, and more.
Subsidiaries and partnerships of Carmeuse Americas include: Storage & Transfer Technologies (STT), Mintek Resources, Inc., Yager Materials, Oxidos do Brasil, Rio Cal S.A.S., and Cal Arco Iris.
Over 160 years, our lime and limestone products are a vital part of important global industries in energy, environmental services, construction and manufacturing. Carmeuse products make air cleaner and water more pure. They make highways last longer. They make steel stronger. And they are a vital ingredient in the materials that build and renew infrastructure around the world.
Our Mission statement shapes our company, our operations and our business activities. Most importantly, we pursue our mission according to a set of values we believe are essential to fulfilling our short- and long-term goals.
We care about people.
We dare to think differently.
We embrace innovation.
Our Vision statement guides our business strategy, our actions and our individual goals.
We contribute to a better world.
Our Values represent our core beliefs and govern how we behave. It is our DNA and an important part of our culture. We operate all over the world – in different countries, different cultures, with different religions and political beliefs. Our values provide a framework on how we bridge these differences and use them to strengthen our company.
Deliver the right quality in terms of product, services, and any deliverables
Make our customer’s life easier
Exceed customer expectations
Earn the loyalty of our customers
Invest to last, invest for tomorrow
Address problems and resolve them
Own our decisions
Nothing we do is worth getting injured
Respect our commitments
Respect others, their ideas, their differences, and their cultures
Respect the environment, nature, and our communities
Simplify processes where possible
Provide maximum added value with minimal resources