International Cement Review articles tagged under : Tech Forum

18 March 2013 Dr Michael Clark

Clinker C3S paramount

Michael Clark reports on C3S content and its performance for manufacturing high-quality blended cements.

12 December 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Gaseous emission control

Dr Clark investigates the various methods to control NOx and SOx and looks to future combative techniques.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Top-cycle heat recovery

Dr Michael Clark investigates heat recovery and energy flows in semi-wet kilns.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Automation for Africa

Michael Clark reviews the case for greater automation for cement plants in Africa.

WHR on the rise 19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

WHR on the rise

Dr Clark assesses the different systems for waste heat recovery and the pros and cons of available options.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Balancing volatile behaviour

Dr Clark continues the second part of his article on the effects of using alternative raw materials and fuels.

Online analysers 19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Online analysers

Dr Clark looks at the history of online analysers for gas and mineral analysis.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Essential services

Dr Clark investigates the modern day consumption of essential services at cement plants.

05 December 2011

How to burn more secondary fuel

Why is achieving the limits of the substitution rate for secondary fuels not straight forward?

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Strange things in strange places

Dr Clark investigates the strange occurrence of mineral build-ups in uncommon locations.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Rock solid support

A revived interest in quarry chemistry control systems leads Dr Clark to revisit the subject.

19 September 2012 Dr Michael Clark

Clean Development Mechanism

Is the CDM providing cement companies with necessary incentives to reduce emissions?