Stacking clever at Martinsburg
Bedeschi gives an overview of the Essroc Martinsburg cement facility with its improved energy efficiency, reduced power consumption and in particular, its ability to blend and homogenise raw materials to high standards. The article explores the different stacking methods for processing raw materials and evaluates the raw material handling section at Martinsburg in some detail. By Tom Turano, Bedeschi America Inc, USA.
For the 2014 IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference, Essroc Cement Corporation (Italcementi Group) has volunteered its recently-updated Martinsburg, West Virginia, facility as the host plant for the conference tour.