International Cement Review articles tagged under : Case Studies

28 January 2013

African transformations

Pretoria Portland Cement has taken significant steps to modernise its production in South Africa.

21 January 2013

On the road to progress

Thatta Cement is in the middle of constructing a new captive power plant to serve its cement factory. It has also invested in new laboratory equipment to comply with the latest EN standards testing.

14 January 2013

Speedy storage

CTS details the process of how it has erected aluminium dome storage units with special lock bolts at both the Platin Cement plant, Ireland and at CRH's Podilsky Cement, Ukraine.

07 January 2013

Better Bangladesh grinding

HeidelbergCement Bangladesh opened a new ball mill grinding plant at Chittagong.

Jurong Port's new addition 02 January 2013

Jurong Port's new addition

IBAU Hamburg and McConnell Dowell embark upon the T2 terminal project at Jurong Port. The facility will now be able to handle more than 6Mta of cement.

10 December 2012

Fan power savings

Compagnie Belge de Ventilateurs assesses fan performance and carries out modifications, saving costs for Lixhe Cement in Belgium.

A safe place to work 05 December 2012

A safe place to work

Lafarge Malaysia has achieved an excellent health and safety record, but still expects to learn and improve on its standards. The company shares some of its safety policies and the work it has carried out to improve i...

21 November 2012

Chekka's new process core

Holcim's Chekka cement plant in Lebanon upgrades to the Siemens' Cemat 7 and PCS 7 process control technology.

07 November 2012

Algeria's white present

Lafarge Algeria explains the white cement production process at Oggaz cement works and its export markets. The company is also expanding storage capacity with a new 2300t multichamber silo.

07 November 2012

From challenge to success

Polysius SAS details its 3600tpd EP project for Sotacib Kairouan in Tunisia, including a five-stage preheater, a Polytrack clinker cooler and a Combiflex ball mill and separator for finish grinding.

16 October 2012

Mizu inaugurates Barauna

Earlier this year Cementos Mizu (Votorantim Group) opened its greenfield 2.1Mta Barauna factory in Brazil.

01 October 2012

Bartin's milestone

Turkish producer Bartin Cimento (Sanko Group) has a new pyroline designed and constructed by IKN.

26 September 2012

Elevating service life

Lafarge’s Wössingen plant has installed an 800tph Beumer bucket elevator to increase the feed rate to its raw mill.

24 September 2012

Thinking ‘inside the box’

FLSmidth completes a retrofit Cross-Bar™ cooler upgrade for Grasim South cement plant, India.

19 September 2012

Strategic terminal operations

HeidelbergCement Russia reports on its terminal activities in Kaliningrad, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk.

03 September 2012

Networking, not replacing

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