Case Studies Articles

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.

Optimising Tororo's output 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.

Najran heats up performance 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.

27 January 2014

Reducing the carbon footprint

Suez Cement has made a commitment to alternative fuel usage at its Kattameya plant to keep one step ahead of the fuel supply problems in Egypt and to improve sustainable production.

09 December 2013

Inka's investment drive

Independent, family-run cement producer, Cementos Inka, has recently upgraded its cement plant in Lima, Peru. With sales of its blended cement doing extremely well, further capacity expansion plans are on the horizon.

20 November 2013

Rajashree's Line IV goes live

UltraTech Cement adds a new 10,000tpd line to its Rajashree plant in Karnataka, India.

01 November 2013

From Equator to Pole

Mondi Kraft Paper sees its cement-laden two-ply sacks safely delivered to Antarctica

15 October 2013

Burning tyres in the desert

Holcim Mexico's Hermosillo plant is equipped with a metallic apron feeder for tyre chip feeding to the precalciner. The Walter Materials apron feeder is able to extract and dose tyre chips.

08 October 2013

Building on waste

Nuh Çimento details alternative fuels progress at its Hereke cement plant.

02 October 2013

Meeting Turkish challenges

ABB Switzerland delivers its Expert Optimizer technology and automation systems to the Turkish cement industry.

24 September 2013

Better, safer AF burning

Lafarge Cizkovice has completed a calciner upgrade to improve its potential for alternative fuels.

16 September 2013

Grinding for western India

UltraTech Cement reports on its new Hotgi cement grinding unit, built to serve western India markets