JSC Pikalevskiy Cement, part of the Eurocement Group, has reported strong increases in cement and clinker output during November.
The company produced 135,100t of cement and 128,200t of clinker, an advance of 34.9 and 48.6 per cent, respectively, on the same month of the previous year.
Sales also increased by 31.2 per cent YoY in November 2013 to 130,180t. The company highlighted that there has also been a 15 per cent increase in the amount of CEM I/A-Sh 32.5 B and PTs 500 DO N cement types collected on-site by customers.
The plant has been developing its own quarry, enabling it to operate on an uninterrupted basis.
Appointment of general director
At the beginning of December, Pikalevskiy Cement announced it had appointed Gennady Kulikov as general director. Prior to this new appointment, Mr Kulikov held the position of deputy general director and technical director of Kavkazcement. He has worked for Eurocement’s cement in various roles under its cement division since 1995.