History

 
Year
1976 Launching the project Asment Temara under the leadership of its CEO Founder Omar Laraqui
1979 Commissioning of the plant with an annual production capacity of 640,000 tons of cement
1995 Certification of CPJ35 & CPJ 45 products Presentation of certificates of compliance with the Moroccan Standard
1996 The Laraqui Group sells 54% of shares to CIMPOR
1997 Signature with the Ministry of Environment of a Commitment of the Cement Profession (APC) to conform to a freely Citizen Environmental Charter
1998 The Portuguese President, Mr. Jorge Sampaio, gives the kickoff of the first phase of the project to double the plant's production capacity. Creation of the company "Bétocim“ specialized in the production and selling of ready-mix concrete with the opening of the first plant in Sale
2000 Completion of the first phase of the plant extension project, with an annual production capacity of 820 000 tonnes of cement
2001 Obtaining the Quality Certification label ISO 9002
2003 Asment Temara gets the Quality Certification ISO 9001. Opening of the second concrete plant in Casablanca
2005 Annual production capacity of the plant goes up to 1.2 million tons of cement Obtaining the Environment Certification ISO 14001
2007 Asment Temara has sold more than 1 million tons of cement, which is a record in the 30 years history of the company
2008Shipping capacity of the plant exceeds 400 tons/hour of bagged cement and 1,000 tons / day cement on pallets
2009 Commissioning of a third cement mill with a capacity of 50 tons/hour, which guarantees greater production flexibility
2010 Asment Temara crossed for the first time the symbolic threshold of 1.2 million tons of cement
2012 Purchase of Asment Temara by Brazilian company Votorantim Cimentos
2014 Opening of the Grabemaro quarry in Benslimane and the concrete plant in Casa 3
2015 Asment Temara markets for the first time its new product CPJ65