Blasting update: January 16, 2020

Lafarge will be blasting in the Exshaw quarry on January 16, 2020. The blast will take place at approximately 2:30 p.m.  If you would like to receive email updates on blasting operations, please contact


Discovery Channel Canada comes to Exshaw

Documentary filmmakers from Discovery Channel Canada were onsite this April to produce a series about CP Rail to celebrate Canada 150. The focus on the Lafarge Exshaw Cement Plant was on the importance of red shale in the cement-making process, plant operations, market access, and shipping with a focus on the rail line.

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Exshaw Students Receive Post-Secondary Scholarship

Two Exshaw students each received a $5,000 scholarship from Lafarge in Exshaw to help them pursue their ambitious post-secondary goals. In 2017, Nickolas Kunz and Karey Suchan were both recognized for being excellent students, active volunteers and strong leaders in their communities.

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