Manufacturing Technology

04 May 2016

Modular thinking

A recent EPC distribution terminal project, completed by PENTA Industrial Corp, highlights the benefits of modular design where components can be assembled at the factory without the need to use craft labour near the construction site, saving time. Modular thinking also places environm...

21 April 2016 Arthur Harrisson

Tyres as fuel

Arthur Harrisson investigates the implications on clinker quality when using tyres as an alternative fuel.

15 April 2016

Modern trainspotting

INFORM GmbH goes beyond GPS tracking and balancing of train movements to optimise cement distribution.

21 March 2016

Conveying strengths

ContiTech reveals the solution for transporting alternative fuels at Holcim's Ha Tien plant, Vietnam

16 March 2016

Managing alternative fuel supplies on arrival

Beumer offers tailor-made AFR handling systems.

29 February 2016

Fans of saving energy

Siemens installs a new fan drive at Hanson Purfleet, UK.

24 February 2016

Dynamic mercury control

ADA Carbon Solutions monitors mercury emissions.

17 February 2016

Seal of approval

IGS Industries Inc addresses kiln seal failure.

03 February 2016

New grinding dimensions

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions reveals how its Polycom high-pressure grinding roll targets efficiency.

01 February 2016 Arthur Harrisson

Improving ash quality

Arthur Harrisson explores the possibility of recovering hidden fly ash reserves for cement production.

27 January 2016

Down to size

PT Cemindo Gemilang has constructed its first greenfield cement plant in Bayah, Indonesia, part of which includes a Hazemag & EPR HPI 2530 primary impact crusher system for raw material processing.

11 January 2016

Optimisation big and small

Quarry control and fleet management systems are often used by large mining operations but can also offer significant benefits to smaller quarries. Real-time data flow not only enables cement companies to optimise the...

16 November 2015

The modern cooler

Kline Consulting explores the modern-day clinker cooler and how new technology has enabled producers to obtain efficient clinker cooling as well as handling and transport from the kiln.

28 October 2015

Cement grinding considered

Kline Consulting LLC discusses various forms of cement grinding technology available and typical grinding issues.

30 September 2015

Quarry efficiency

Kline Consulting LLC outlines the key factors in efficient quarry excavations and crushing performance.

23 September 2015

Monolithic linings

Teplotechna DIS explains the benefits of monolithic linings made of fireclay with silicon carbide.