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Triple Holiday in Holcim Russia

August 13, 2012

On August 10-11, 2012 the Company held festive events to celebrate three occasions at once – Volskcement plant Jubilee, Holcim’s Centennial and professional holiday in Russia – the Constructor’s Day.

The first event took place on August 10th, 2012 at the Shurovo stadium. The organizers decided to choose team-building and competition format.
Holcim (Rus) CM’ s employees jumped over a huge jump rope, overcame distances in giant shoes with closed eyes, climbed to the top of an inflatable mountain, composed a few lines of the hymn to Holcim Centennial and performed it on different musical instruments. Children participated in painting contest for the best greeting card.

On August 11th, 2012 the Company held the second party in Volsk town park. Different theme zones was organized in the park valleys, where the employees of Volskcement together with their families had a lot of fun.  The final of the party was the concert of popular Russian rock-band “Lyapis Trubetskoy”.

At the parties Holcim STAR winners (corporate HR programme) were announced. Its main prize – a trip to one of Holcim plants in Eastern Europe. Also the Company presented a very special gift to every employee – Holcim Centennial Photobook.