Skuld examines some of the main risks when transporting cement and clinker. Many precautions can be taken to help protect cement producers from the loss of a valuable cargo.
Arthur Harrisson investigates alite crystal size and the effect on mortar strength.
Tema Process reviews the importance of quality drying of alternative fuels such as RDF, biomass and sewage sludge.
Met-Chem analyses whether the cement industry could do more to safeguard and know its available resources.
Arthur Harrisson identifies ways to lessen some of the common causes for complaint about cement quality.
Geometrica explains why dome storage units can provide a sustainabile cement and clinker storage solution.
Arthur Harrisson considers the impact that raw material changes can have on cement production, including raw material purchase, reasons for change, undesired substitutes and ideal replacement materials.
ICR looks at what's new in bagging and packaging ahead of Interpack 2014. Innovations showcased come from Beumer, Arodo, Premier Tech, Haver & Boecker, Möllers, Windmöller & Hölscher, Mondi and Thiele.
Dieter Schletterer of Siemens outlines the energy saving potential of its motor products with references from Asia.
Van Aalst describes the commissioning of a mobile unloader for ODK LLC at Rostov on Don, Russia.
Global Technical Services demonstrates how a lubricant management programme can provide energy savings.
Kline Consulting assesses how clinkers are being redesigned to reduce CO2.
Gullco International Ltd is called in to remove a kiln section at Irish Cement's Limerick plant.
Cinar uses MI-CFD technology to reduce CO emissions when co-firing with coal.
Arthur Harrisson investigates the selection of raw materials and their importance in terms of clinker quality.
Claudius Peters provides operating results for its ETA clinker cooler.