MI Cement Factory Ltd, based in Dhaka, Bangladesh, has awarded Loesche the contract for the Munshigonj cement plant.
The Munshigonj cement plant is a brownfield project. To grind the blast furnace slag to a fineness of 4000 cm2/g Blaine, the customer will use a Loesche mill.
For the main components of the scope of supply, a lead time of seven months after signing the contract is scheduled and the gearbox is to be supplied to Bangladesh in nine months. Commissioning of the Loesche mill is scheduled for May 2017.