International Cement Review articles tagged under : Manufacturing Technology

04 February 2014

Pressing matters

Hefei Cement Research and Design Institute explains the development of the HFCG roller press.

28 January 2014

Advanced vertical milling

Gebr Pfeiffer shares vertical roller mill operating experiences in Brazil, India and Tunisia.

22 January 2014 Dr Michael Clark

Understanding dependency

Dr Clark offers a Technical Forum with a difference. This month he draws up the imaginary landscape of Ruritania where building a new cement plant may just take a bit longer than desired.

20 January 2014 Arthur Harrisson

Alternative fuel characteristics

Arthur Harrisson takes a detailed look at the presence of microstructures in clinker produced with alternative fuel usage. He considers whether such structures have a detrimental effect on product quality.

The fuel shop of the future 13 January 2014

The fuel shop of the future

Kline Consulting investigates alternative fuel strategies and their impact on the cement plant of the future by assessing how the choice of secondary fuel will affect a company's business models.

18 December 2013

Marine terminal options

IBAU Hamburg discusses marine terminal planning with reference to some of its latest case studies in Singapore, Sweden and Malaysia, which offer turnkey solutions for packaging, storage and loading.

Kiln feed and clinker quality 16 December 2013 Arthur Harrisson

Kiln feed and clinker quality

Arthur Harrisson examines clinker samples of a new kiln to suggest ways of improving clinker quality.

26 November 2013

Consistent, reliable results

PPC shows how careful sampling is carried out when assessing its raw materials and product quality.

13 November 2013

Alternative binder advances

Heidelberg Cement researches a new alternative binder to promote low-carbon clinkers.

28 October 2013

Optimising filter media

FilterSense explains how integrating dust controls can enhance overall baghouse and filter performance.

22 October 2013

Revamping Rezzato

Italcementi provides an update on the modernisation of the Rezzato plant in Italy.

21 October 2013 Arthur Harrisson

Fly ash or GGBS?

Arthur Harrisson investigates the durability of fly ash and ground granulated blastfurnace slag cements.

09 October 2013

Thoughtful design

Bogaert Architecture provides an insight into what good, modern cement plant design entails.

08 October 2013

Modernising for the future

Italcementi provides an update on the modernisation of its Devnya works in Bulgaria.

11 September 2013 Dr Michael Clark

Cement mill output

Dr Michael Clark investigates the growth in mini cement grinding plants and predicting mill energy consumption.

23 August 2013

Unleashing dry bulk potential

FLSmidth describes the advantages of BulkExport - an unmanned, optimised solution for dry bulk material handling.