HeidelbergCement starts construction of Russian cement plant

HeidelbergCement starts construction of Russian cement plant
Published: 25 April 2007

HeidelbergCement has begun construction of a cement plant worth over EUR200m in Russia’s Tula Region, Bernhard Gebler, the project’s manager, said Tuesday, ITAR-TASS reported.  
 
The annual production capacity of the plant will amount to 2Mt, he said.  
 
The company plans to complete construction of the plant sometime in 2009.  
 
HeidelbergCement is an international cement producer, which operates in more than 50 countries and has two more cement plants in Russia.