Case Studies Articles

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.

30 January 2012

Air emissions reduced

Saudi Arabia is improving its environmental record by enforcing stricter emissions targets for cement producers. Many of the older plants are modernising their dust control technology. Eastern Cement recently invited ...

Making your own Lucky 30 January 2012

Making your own Lucky

Pakistan producer Lucky Cement has emerged as a leading exporter of cement to Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, contributing substantially to the country’s total exports to non-traditional markets. However, the com...

27 January 2012

Cement's best friend?

The aggregates industry is closely linked to the cement industry in several aspects. Not only are cement companies commonly diversified owners of downstream operations, but some of the aggregates companies have forged...

Nobsa adds grinding capacity 25 January 2012

Nobsa adds grinding capacity

Holcim Nobsa increases grinding capacity as the Colombian market sees strong growth.

03 January 2012

The Cemex Chelm way

Cemex Poland continues to increase its substitution rate of alternative fuels at its Chelm plant.

21 December 2011

Successful bypass in Poland

A TEC completes a large kiln optimisation project for Grupa Ozarów in Poland.

06 December 2011

ACC’s mega kiln line project

India's ACC reports on its new 12,500tpd mega kiln line and two new satellite grinding stations.

05 December 2011

Polysius’ project portfolio

Polysius reports on recent cement turnkey projects in the Middle East and Africa.

05 December 2011

Apasco’s sustainable plant

An overview of Holcim's new 3500tpd Hermosillo cement plant in Mexico supplied by Fives FCB.

22 November 2011

Europe’s youngest cement plant

A detailed description of the latest addition to the Hungarian cement production base.