International Cement Review articles tagged under : Manufacturing Technology

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.

17 September 2012

High-efficiency cement grinding

ThyssenKrupp Polysius details the strengths of its POLYCOM high-pressure roller mill and its SEPOL separator.

12 September 2012

Continuous flue gas monitoring

Spenner Zement looks to limit its kiln gas emissions with Enotec’s Continuous Emissions Monitoring technology.

10 September 2012

Bulk handling the Van Aalst way

ICR charts the development of shipunloading and bulk handling specialist Van Aalst and its UK projects.

Zlatna's alternative 05 September 2012

Zlatna's alternative

Titan’s Zlatna Panega plant in Bulgaria has been reaping the rewards of its advanced alternative fuels programme.

25 July 2012

High accuracy fuel dosing

Di Matteo has recently launched its WeighTUBE® product to compete against gravimetric dosing systems.

Breaking ground on new plants 16 July 2012

Breaking ground on new plants

ICR provides an update on the latest contracts to be awarded for new cement plants and grinding stations across the world and highlights the locations of the biggest projects to be completed both this year and next.

09 July 2012

A victim of success

This year’s winning paper from the IEEE-IAS/PCA Technical Conference focuses on the cement industry’s attempts to reduce CO2 emissions and improvements in energy efficiency.

25 June 2012

Like clockwork

Ad Ligthart reveals the challenges of chartering a self-discharging cement carrier and then sets sail for Panama’s coast and a hydroelectric dam project.

14 September 2012 Arthur Harrisson

A is for alite

Arthur Harrisson takes a microscopic look at the mineral types found in clinker with a special focus on alite.

21 May 2012

LM-Master for VRMs

Loesche announces the launch of its LM-Master for advanced vertical roller mill control.

15 May 2012

'Mach 2" for vertical mills

Siemens releases two gear drives for vertical roller mills – the Flender MutipleDrive and the EMPP drive unit.

03 May 2012

MACT compliance: back to basics

Ducon Technologies describes how US cement plants can best ensure that they are MACT compliant.

09 May 2012

XMPP revisited

MaCT reports on XMPP, designed for smart transducers, enabling real-time wireless communication for plants.

09 May 2012

Bypassing challenges

VDZ examines the different types of bypass systems and how best to establish the system's requirements.

19 September 2012 Arthur Harrisson

Using alternative raw materials

Arthur Harrisson investigates the implications of using alternative raw materials in cement manufacture.