International Cement Review articles tagged under : Case Studies

03 September 2012

Networking, not replacing

OAS AG has enabled German-based Rohrdorfer Zement to integrate its delivery process with GPS logistic control.

28 August 2012

The exception proves the rule

Holcim reports on production with wet chalk and chalk-silica slurries with reference to its Lägerdorf plant, Germany.

27 June 2012

Waste heat for energy

Lafarge Philippines’ Teresa works has set the standard in the region for waste heat recovery.

13 June 2012

Inside the dragon

Dragon Cement is one of Myanmar’s newest producers, which benefits from the natural resources in its vicinity.

Hunter’s new horizon 23 May 2012

Hunter’s new horizon

TXI is adding another 1.4Msta to its Hunter cement plant in Texas, USA, later this year.

14 May 2012

Lessons in wood burning

Cemex Balcones plant has sucessfully introduced green wood burning to its Kiln Line 1.

Tula: the new arrival 30 April 2012

Tula: the new arrival

HeidelbergCement opened its greenfield TulaCement plant in Russia last July, which is now in full operation

05 April 2012

ABB saves Huaxin's energy

ABB installs its ACS800 multidrive drive units for Huaxin Cement's 2km downhill limestone belt conveyor.

26 March 2012

RDF – stored and delivered

Vecoplan FuelTrack reports on its RDF preparation and feeding solution for Cementos Molins Industrial in Spain.

26 March 2012

First-hand course impressions

Dr Martin Artner of Austroplan reviews CemNet's popular online cement industry training courses.

26 March 2012

Safety: meeting the challenge

Peter Anderson reviews health and safety issues at cement plants in China.

27 February 2012

Cement's best friend

The European Aggregates Association examines the current state of the aggregates business and looks at how it is changing into a global market with many connections to the cement industry.

30 January 2012

Air emissions reduced

Saudi Arabia is improving its environmental record by enforcing stricter emissions targets for cement producers. Many of the older plants are modernising their dust control technology. Eastern Cement recently invited ...

30 January 2012

Making your own Lucky

Pakistan producer Lucky Cement has emerged as a leading exporter of cement to Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, contributing substantially to the country’s total exports to non-traditional markets. However, the com...

27 January 2012

Cement's best friend?

The aggregates industry is closely linked to the cement industry in several aspects. Not only are cement companies commonly diversified owners of downstream operations, but some of the aggregates companies have forged...

25 January 2012

Nobsa adds grinding capacity

Holcim Nobsa increases grinding capacity as the Colombian market sees strong growth.