Cement Industry News tagged under: International

11 October 2006

Decks cleared for JP Cement’s control of stone mines; In a major relief to JP Cement, the UP government

In a major relief to JP Cement, the UP government has agreed to abide by the Allahabad High Court’s order to give the company management and control of two stone mines

11 October 2006

Holcim Indonesia looks for Strategic Investors

PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk is looking for strategic investors to buy its stake at PT Wahana Transtama

11 October 2006

Lafarge intends to build big cement plant in Russia

Lafarge has stated intention to build a 1.2-1.8Mt cement plant in the Rostov region of Russia.

11 October 2006

St Lawrence Cement Group Inc - Board of Directors Change

St. Lawrence Cement Group confirmed that Mr. Pierre Marc Johnson has resigned from the Company’s Board of Directors.

CRH to purchase cement plant in northeast China 11 October 2006

CRH to purchase cement plant in northeast China

CRH said yesterday it had agreed to buy a cement plant in Harbin in northeast China.

10 October 2006

Lafarge expands Aggregate business in Chicago market

Lafarge has announced that it has completed the purchase of Western Sand and Gravel, Inc.; Aux Sable Stone, LLC; Utica Stone, Inc.; and Conco Western Stone, Inc.

An international bid for building the second line for Quena cement 10 October 2006

An international bid for building the second line for Quena cement

The envelope opening of the international bid to establish the second line for Quena cement which was bided for 7 international companies to produce 1.7Mt of clinker cement

10 October 2006

Orascom Construction Inds, SAE New JV in Spain

OCI acquires 50 per cent stake in largest independent aggregates and ready-mix concrete producer in Spain

10 October 2006

Greece’s Titan plans to build Cement plant in Albania

Greek building materials producer Titan plans to build a cement plant in Albania, a company official said on Monday.

10 October 2006

Holcim Indonesia to sell cement retailing unit

The country’s third largest cement producer PT Holcim Indonesia said it will sell its cement retailing subsidiary PT Wahana Transtama.

10 October 2006

UAE cement industry entering transitional phase

The cement industry in the UAE is entering a transitional phase that will position the country amongst the highest producers and consumers of cement in the MENA region.

10 October 2006

Lafarge to give ACC, Ambuja run for money

With domestic cement companies ACC and Ambuja Eastern expanding their...

09 October 2006

Indonesia: West Sumatra to get US$5m donation

The West Sumatra province of Indonesia is to receive a US$5m donation from PT Rajawali Corpora, a company that has just taken over Cemex SA’s stake in cement producer PT Semen Gresik Tbk

09 October 2006

Listed cement companies report high-speed growth

China produced 109.537Mt of cement in August this year, up 21.3 per cent YoY.

09 October 2006

ViCAT in discussions to acquire stakes in CIMA subsidiaries

Cement Industries of Malaysia BHD (CIMA) announced that it is still in discussions with French cement company VICAT

09 October 2006

Three Enexco Teknologies employees killed in accident in Indonesia

nexco Teknologies said three members of its senior level management were killed in a road accident in Indonesia.