International Cement Review articles tagged under : Case Studies

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 the other due for commissioning at the end of this year, this article outlines the particular features that led to this choice of grinding solution, together with measures employed f...

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 ...

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.

Supporting the load 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.

Making cement on the steppes 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...

08 December 2014

Proximity versus efficiency

Euromecc reports on a recent terminal project with a combined storage facility for an Italian cement distributor.

19 November 2014

Think small to be big

A TEC describes the mini cement plant project at Cementos San Marcos, Colombia

12 November 2014

JK White Fujairah in full swing

JK Cement is open for business in Fujairah, UAE, where it can produce white and grey cement from its swing plant.

29 October 2014

Meeting bagging targets

PT Indocement's Citeureup plant in Indonesia receives a new sack line from Windmöller and Hölscher.