International Cement Review articles tagged under : Case Studies

10 December 2012

Fan power savings

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

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.

From challenge to success 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.

Bartin's milestone 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.

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.

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.