Indonesia: Loesche mill for new plant

Indonesia: Loesche mill for new plant

PT Krakatau Semen Indonesia has awarded Germany-based Loesche a contract for its emerging Cigading slag grinding plant in Cilegon, Banten.

The scope of supply for this contract includes a Loesche mill with an LDC classifier, the raw material transport system, the mill dust extraction system, the reject system and the silo equipment.

Loesche GmbH subsidiaries are also participants in the contract, with Loesche ThermoProzesstechnik GmbH supplying a hot gas generator type LF-36L and automation of the plant is being supplied by Loesche Automatisierungstechnik GbmH. The company's team in Jakarta will monitor local production as well as the assembly and commissioning.

The new Cigading plant is a greenfield project, with a planned production of 0.75Mta. Krakatau Semen is building its first plant of this type as part of a joint venture with PT Semen Indonesia.The mill is expected to be put into operation as early as 1Q17.