FLSmidth has signed a contract worth over EUR95m with ASEC Algeria Cement Company (AACC) to supply two new production lines each with a capacity of 4500tpd. The two production lines will form a greenfield plant near the town of Djelfa, nearly 300km south of the capital of Algiers. AACC is owned by the Egyptian company ASEC Cement Holding with whom FLSmidth has signed two contracts with in recent years.
The contract includes the supply of all machines for the new 3 million tonnes per year cement plant. FLSmidth will supply two EV crushers, two ATOX raw mills, raw material stores, two complete ILC three-support kilns including preheaters and SF Cross-Bar coolers and three UMS cement mills.
In addition, the supply also comprises gear units for the five mills, six complete packing lines and a quality control system.