International Cement Review articles tagged under : Manufacturing Technology

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.

Unleashing dry bulk potential 23 August 2013

Unleashing dry bulk potential

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

20 August 2013

Fly ash handling solutions

Bulktechnik helps Cementa AB to find an efficient fly ash handling solution for its Slite plant in Sweden.

Using multiple raw materials 17 July 2013 Arthur Harrisson

Using multiple raw materials

Arthur Harrisson investigates the pros and cons of adding a greater number of materials to the raw mix.

10 July 2013 Dr Michael Clark

Cyclic processes

Dr Clark looks at the different gas, dust and compound cycles at work in modern cement kilns.

17 June 2013

Keeping things moving

ITW Krafft and ITW ROCOL stress the importance of lubricating the loose kiln tyre.

10 June 2013

Improving bearing life

NSK Europe look at the factors affecting the service life of bearings and how a longer bearing life can reduce costs.

29 May 2013

Cost versus value

Grace Construction Products demonstrate how customised additives are the way forward for efficient grinding.

22 May 2013

Lower NOx & CO design

Cinar Ltd explain how aerodynamics and calciner designs can have an impact on NOx and CO reduction.

14 May 2013 Arthur Harrisson

Which gypsum?

Arthur Harrisson investigates the use of gypsum in cement manufacture and looks at the alternative sources of sulphur that are now available on the market, especially as waste products from other industries.

03 May 2013

Meeting future targets

Fives FCB details the success of its ‘Zero NOx-precalciner’ in various locations around the world.

17 April 2013

NESHAP compliance made easy

Scheuch proves how its patented EMC technology is enabling US producers to meet NESHAP requirements.

08 April 2013 Arthur Harrisson

Microscopy & practice

Arthur Harrisson analyses observations of clinker and cement microscopy with reference to kiln burning.