Case Studies

14 October 2014

Future-proofed packaging

Ash Grove Cement's Harrisonville facility in the US invests in a new palletising line from Premier Tech Chronos.

08 October 2014

Bypassing landfill

Qassim Cement Co looks for alternative ways to dispose/utilise bypass dust and finds a novel solution

24 September 2014

KHD's Turkish success stories

KHD reports on new production line start-ups at Kahramanmaras Cimento and Askale Cimento.

02 September 2014

Boosting Bolivian output

Coboce explains the rationale behind its new 1.6Mta line in Bolivia and outlines projects under planning.

18 August 2014

Mind the gap

InterCem installs a new kiln sealing system for Cimenterie de Lukala (HeidelbergCement)in the DR of Congo.

11 August 2014

Houston calling

Houston Cement, USA, reaps the benefits of its rail-mounted Cargotec shipunloader.

22 July 2014

Reconstructing Congo

Lucky Cement describes its joint venture with Rawji Group for a 1.3Mta greenfield cement plant in Nyumba Ya Akiba, Democratic Republic of Congo. With groundbreaking already carried oiut thenew plant is to start up in ...

03 June 2014

Project Slite 75%

HeidelbergCement's Slite cement plant works towards meeting an ambitious fuel substitution rate.

21 May 2014

Revamping Rioclaro

Cementos Argos has invested US$100m in modernising its Rioclaro cement plant, Colombia.

06 May 2014

Tupi's top-notch mill

Cimento Tupi calls on Kawasaki Heavy Industries for a CK370 raw mill as part of the Brazilian cement producer's new clinker line. Results have proven to surpass guarantees during the first year of operation.

15 April 2014

A new plant for a new age

Essroc provides an overview of its Martinsburg works, the focus of this year’s IEEE-IAS/PCA conference plant tour.

09 April 2014

Ready for recovery

Argos lifts capacity at its Harleyville plant in South Carolina as it prepares to participate fully in the market recovery.

07 April 2014

Dangote’s South African entry

Dangote reports on its new Delmas and Aganang plants as it makes its entry into the South African cement market.

18 February 2014

Optimising Tororo's output

Tororo Cement has had a major revamp by installing a new FLSmidth raw mill and upgrading its process fans.

10 February 2014

Grinding on time with WIL

Walchandnagar constructs Reliance Industries' first cement venture at Butibori, India.

04 February 2014

Najran heats up performance

Najran Cement has successfully opened its third kiln line and also invested in a 27.1MW waste heat recovery plant, setting a new energy efficiency benchmark in its domestic market of Saudi Arabia.