Case Studies Articles

07 November 2012

Algeria's white present

Lafarge Algeria explains the white cement production process at Oggaz cement works and its export markets. The company is also expanding storage capacity with a new 2300t multichamber silo.

07 November 2012

From challenge to success

Polysius SAS details its 3600tpd EP project for Sotacib Kairouan in Tunisia, including a five-stage preheater, a Polytrack clinker cooler and a Combiflex ball mill and separator for finish grinding.

16 October 2012

Mizu inaugurates Barauna

Earlier this year Cementos Mizu (Votorantim Group) opened its greenfield 2.1Mta Barauna factory in Brazil.

01 October 2012

Bartin's milestone

Turkish producer Bartin Cimento (Sanko Group) has a new pyroline designed and constructed by IKN.

Elevating service life 26 September 2012

Elevating service life

Lafarge’s Wössingen plant has installed an 800tph Beumer bucket elevator to increase the feed rate to its raw mill.

24 September 2012

Thinking ‘inside the box’

FLSmidth completes a retrofit Cross-Bar™ cooler upgrade for Grasim South cement plant, India.

Strategic terminal operations 19 September 2012

Strategic terminal operations

HeidelbergCement Russia reports on its terminal activities in Kaliningrad, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk.

03 September 2012

Networking, not replacing

OAS AG has enabled German-based Rohrdorfer Zement to integrate its delivery process with GPS logistic control.

28 August 2012

The exception proves the rule

Holcim reports on production with wet chalk and chalk-silica slurries with reference to its Lägerdorf plant, Germany.

27 June 2012

Waste heat for energy

Lafarge Philippines’ Teresa works has set the standard in the region for waste heat recovery.

13 June 2012

Inside the dragon

Dragon Cement is one of Myanmar’s newest producers, which benefits from the natural resources in its vicinity.

23 May 2012

Hunter’s new horizon

TXI is adding another 1.4Msta to its Hunter cement plant in Texas, USA, later this year.

14 May 2012

Lessons in wood burning

Cemex Balcones plant has sucessfully introduced green wood burning to its Kiln Line 1.

30 April 2012

Tula: the new arrival

HeidelbergCement opened its greenfield TulaCement plant in Russia last July, which is now in full operation

05 April 2012

ABB saves Huaxin's energy

ABB installs its ACS800 multidrive drive units for Huaxin Cement's 2km downhill limestone belt conveyor.

26 March 2012

RDF – stored and delivered

Vecoplan FuelTrack reports on its RDF preparation and feeding solution for Cementos Molins Industrial in Spain.