International Cement Review articles tagged under : Case Studies

28 September 2015

Semi-dust SCR at Mannersdorf

The 1.1Mta Lafarge Mannersdorf works in Austria is the country’s largest cement plant and a pioneer of environmental protection within the European cement industry. As part of these endevours, the world’s first semi-dust catalytic reduction (SCR) system was installed at the plant in spring 2012 by Scheuch of Austria. Over the past three years, the existing system has been gradually optimised a...

17 August 2015

Bowmanville's lime hydration

This 2015 IEEE-IAS/PCA presentation reviews the first cement facility to be equipped with an FLSmidth lime hydrator, St Marys Cement's Bowmanville works.

22 July 2015

Making a mark in Iraq

Lucky Cement updates on its Iraqi joint venture grinding plant, located near the commercial hub of Basra.

22 June 2015

Stored, packed and good to go

Claudius Peters provides the storage, packaging and dispatch facilities for CMS Clinker's upcoming grinding plant, set to enhance cement supply in the Malaysian state of Sarawak.

Optimising Filipino grinding 15 June 2015

Optimising Filipino grinding

When Lafarge Republic Inc decided to increase capacity of its Teresa and Norzagaray cement plants in the Philippines, it selected the FCB Horomill® to be installed at both plants. With one project now complete and th...

26 May 2015

A partnership for Congo

After decades of poor growth, sub-Saharan Africa has finally launched itself on a path towards greater economic opportunity and development and is now considered the ‘new frontier’ for emerging-market investors. One ...

Tijeras targets emission limits 16 April 2015

Tijeras targets emission limits

GCC's Rio Grande Tijeras cement works in New Mexico gears up to comply with NESHAP regulations.

10 April 2015

Bowmanville welcomes IEEE

ICR reveals how St Marys Cement's Bowmanville plant has kept up with modern production technologies.

30 March 2015

Supporting the load

Shandong Lingong Machinery provides wheel loaders for HeidelbergCement and HeidelbergBeton in Georgia.

23 March 2015

Up and running in Russia

FLSmidth describes the commissioning process for JSC Verhnebakanskiy Cement plant's 6200tpd line in Russia, plus details of an order placed by fellow domestic producer Atakay Cement.

11 March 2015

Making cement on the steppes

HeidelbergCement subsidiary CaspiCement LLC report on its new 0.8Mta greenfield plant in Kazakhstan which opened for business last year to serve the Aktau special economic zone and other surrounding regions.

02 March 2015

Mardin’s cooler upgrade

Fons Technology International installs a 4000tpd clinker cooler for Mardin Cement in Turkey. The cooler was retrofitted into an existing line where a bottleneck had formed.

25 February 2015

New-look Lloseta

Cemex Lloseta upgrades its appearance, while lowering noise and emissions in Mallorca, Spain.

09 February 2015

Separate or intergrinding

Loesche works on a project with Cementir’s Taranto plant to find the perfect grinding solution.

21 January 2015

Material differences

Cementirossi introduces a P84 multilobal fibre to a PPS substrate to improve filter bag performance at the Piacenza cement plant in Italy.

24 December 2014

Destination Congo

Arriving in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a cement expert might expect a challenging time when faced with two cement shipments that had been rejected, but that was just the start of Keith Hall's troubles...