Tech Forum Articles
Dr Michael Clark reminds everyone that cement plants are there to make profits and explains the role of benchmarking to minimise costs.
In this Technical Forum Dr Michael Clark assesses what progress is being made to have a continuous self-cleaning cement kiln process.
Dr Michael Clark ponders segregation and the unwated formation of red rivers in the clinker cooler.
Dr Michael Clark summarises discussions at Cemtech Americas’ Technical Workshop and looks ahead to Dubai.
Dr Michael Clark discusses co-processing in the cement industry and why it is considered best practice.
Following the Cemtech Europe 2015 Technical Workshop, Dr Clark looks forward to the next workshop of its kind to be delivered in Orlando, USA, in December. With a two-day edition lined up, this month’s Technical Foru...
Dr Michael Clark outlines the governing factors of gas flow through the cement manufacturing process.
Dr Michael Clark examines product development and where there might be gaps in the market.
Dr Michael Clark advises on how producers can gather the information needed to beat local competition
Dr Michael Clark looks at the intricacies of cement production accounting and estimating input inventories.
Dr Clark investigates the probable cause of unsound concrete that is traced back to a cement producers.
Dr Michael Clark reports on a one-day fuel diversification course in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Dr Clark is inspired by Resource Co (Australia) to consider alternative fuel project assessment and methodology.
Dr Clark looks at the progress made by the cement industry towards CO2 reduction and sustainability.
Dr Clark revisits the fictional land of Ruritania where things are not going quite according to plan for new cement plant owner, Mr Entrepreneur. Establishing yourself in the cement market is not always so easy.
Dr Michael Clark stresses the importance of vocational training for the cement industry.