New plant proposal for Estonia

New plant proposal for Estonia
Published: 16 July 2009

Francisco Perez Rodenas, from Spain, has shown interest in constructing a cement factory with half a million tons yearly capacity in the northeast Estonian town of Sillamae.

On June 18 Rodenas`s company, Essentium Cement Eesti OU, filed to the city government of Sillamae an application for the issue of terms for designing the cement factory and its terminal. The company is planning to build the factory in the territory of Sillamae Port.

According to draft drawings the company wants to build three access roads, of 190, 300 and 50 meters, and a 100 meter loading front between Sillamae Port and the railway station.

Sillamae Port has launched an environmental impact assessment for the activities planned, it appears from the Ametlikud Teadaanded official gazette.

According to Krediidiinfo Rodenas Essentium Cement was registered in Estonia on July 2 and the statutes of the company were endorsed on June 12.