New order for Intensiv-Filter, Ukraine

New order for Intensiv-Filter, Ukraine
Published: 05 November 2009

The Ukrainian cement producer Doncement, a subsidiary of Heidelberg Cement Group, has awarded Intensiv-Filter, the leading specialist in filtering installations, a contract for a bag filter, including fans and dust transport system for dedusting of the rotary kiln. The bag filter replaces the two existing electrostatic precipitators. The production capacity of the cement plant, which produces in the wet method, currently amounts 1.6Mt of cement per year. It is situated in the east Ukrainian city Amvrosijevka in the industrial area Donezk and produces Portland and slag cement.

The upgrading in an effective bag filter will considerably improve the capacity and performance. Intensiv-Filter is responsible for the design, manufacturing and supervision of assembling and commissioning of the installation that should start running in the spring of 2010. The bag filter is designed and equipped with a fully automatic cleaning control system for a gas volume of approximately 600,000 m³/h a.c. and filter bags of 8-meter length. In addition to the process filter, Intensiv-Filter delivers 2 bag filters for the cement finish mill, each with 22.000 m3 / h a.c.