Case Studies Articles

01 October 2012

Bartin's milestone

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

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.

19 September 2012

Strategic terminal operations

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

Networking, not replacing 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.

Waste heat for energy 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.

26 March 2012

First-hand course impressions

Dr Martin Artner of Austroplan reviews CemNet's popular online cement industry training courses.

26 March 2012

Safety: meeting the challenge

Peter Anderson reviews health and safety issues at cement plants in China.

27 February 2012

Cement's best friend

The European Aggregates Association examines the current state of the aggregates business and looks at how it is changing into a global market with many connections to the cement industry.