Cement News tagged: Recent orders

MAN Turbo wins contract with United Cement Industrial Co, Saudi Arabia

16 November 2015, Published under Cement News

German-based diesel engine provider MAN Turbo has won a contract with the United Cement Industrial Co (UCIC) to operate and service its new power plant in Saudi Arabia. The contract has a five-year term and includes the option of an extension for another five years. "This is a significant project for us" said Wayne Jones, Senior Vice President of MAN Diesel & Turbo and head of MAN's special...

Loesche wins new Saudi cement grinding order

12 November 2015, Published under Cement News

Arabian Cement Co (ACC) has placed an order with CNBM (China) for a cement grinding plant including two Loesche vertical roller grinding mills. ACC is planning to build a new brownfield cement line in Rabigh, Saudi Arabia, with a clinker production capacity of 10,000tpd.  Phase 1 of the project involves increasing grinding capacity prior to the completion of the new line (ie, Phase 2). ...

CTP closes three contracts, Pakistan

12 November 2015, Published under Cement News

CTP TEAM, a Bedeschi company, announced the closing of three contracts with Power Cement Ltd for the upgrade of dedusting systems at the producer's cement factory in Pakistan.   Part of the Harif Habib Company, Power Cement operates two production lines at the cement plant situated near Karachi. The contract with CTP concerns the conversion of Kiln No 2's raw mill electrostatic precipitators (...

South Korea: Loesche wins new order from Sun Cement

29 October 2015, Published under Cement News

South Korea-based Sun Cement Co Ltd has placed an order for a Loesche vertical roller grinding mill for granulated blast furnace slag. Plans have been made to replace the current outdated ball mill at the cement producer's Mokpo works with a new grinding plant. Loesche has been commissioned to deliver a  LM 35.2+2 CS mill for the project. The vertical roller grinding mill will produce slag ce...

Estanda completes Semen Indonesia project

Estanda completes Semen Indonesia project

30 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Estanda has finished supplying and installing an outlet diaphragm for a cement mill for the Semen Indonesia cement group. The outlet diaphragm was installed for the A line (CM-A), with a mill diameter of 3.8m. This follows the previous delivery to the plant of an outlet diaphragm for the cement grinding line B (CM-B) and a third new outlet diaphragm for the C line cement mill is also in the p...

Algeria: Société des Ciments de Sigus awards turnkey plant contract

27 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Polysius France SAS, part of Germany-based ThyssenKrupp, has been awarded the contract for the cement plant in Oum El Bouaghi by Société des Ciments de Sigus, part of Groupe Industriel des Ciments d’Algérie (GICA), according to local press reports. The EUR310m turnkey project will see the construction of a 6000tpd cement works with commissioning due after 31 months in 2018. (Source: Tout sur ...

ThyssenKrupp wins order from Cementos Argos

ThyssenKrupp wins order from Cementos Argos

23 October 2015, Published under Cement News

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions has received an order to build a 4300tpd clinker production line for Cementos Argos in Sogamoso, Boyacá province, Colombia. The contract is worth around EUR100m. The scope of supply includes all components for clinker production as well as quality assurance and monitoring systems. Start up of the line is planned for the end of 2017. Core components The mai...

Wärtsilä signs power plant maintenance contract with Umm AlQura Cement

21 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Wärtsilä has signed a three-year maintenance agreement with Umm AlQura Cement Company for its power plant near Taif city in Saudi Arabia. With this asset management agreement, signed in August 2015, Wärtsilä assumes full responsibility for operations and maintenance of the power plant consisting of five Wärtsilä 32 engines with combined output of 47MW and its related equipment. ”We wanted a p...

Cementos Fortaleza signs new line contract with Fives

22 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Cementos Fortaleza SA de CV has awarded Fives with an EPC (turnkey) contract for the supply of a new complete 3300tpd production line to be installed in its existing Tula cement plant in Hidalgo, state Mexico. The scope of supply includes: • FCB kiln, FCB zero-NOx Preca, FCB preheater and Pillard NovaFlam® burner • FCB Horomill® and associated FCB TSV™ classifiers for the raw meal and cemen...

Tanzania: Dangote Cement awards 150,000t coal contract to Tancoal

09 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Dangote Cement in Tanzania awarded Tancoal Energy Ltd, part of Australia’s Intra Energy Corp Ltd, the contract for more than 150,000t of coal, which will be supplied over the course of next year. The AUD9.3m order represents about half of Dangote Cement Tanzania’s coal requirement and will enable Tancoal to increase mine output by 35 per cent.

Estanda surpervises Mozambique cement mill assembly

08 October 2015, Published under Cement News

Estanda reported that in August it supervised the assembly of a cement mill for Intercement's plant in Mozambique. This cement mill project incorporated design and redesign of new steel components for the improvement of the grinding process, engineering, manufacturing, supply, supervision and final validation of the assembly. Estanda highlighted that the cement mill, which has a diameter of...

KHD wins new order from OYAK Aslan Cimento, Turkey

08 October 2015, Published under Cement News

OYAK Aslan Cimento Sanayii TAS, awarded KHD Humboldt Wedag a contract for engineering and delivery of equipment to upgrade its cement grinding line. OYAK’s seventh KHD roller press will be installed at its plant in Darica-Kocaeli, Turkey. The contract to install a new COMFLEX® grinding system will increase the capacity of cement grinding Unit #1 by more than 100 per cent and save approximatel...

Hanson Ketton benefits from Siemens control system/integrated drive solution

05 October 2015, Published under Cement News

A control system/integrated drive system solution from Siemens at Hanson Cement’s Ketton plant in the UK has produced a number of significant benefits for the cement giant and has improved the operation’s sustainability, reports Siemens. The clinker cooler upgrade project at Ketton carried out by Siemens has resulted in an annual CO2 reduction of 771t and over GBP86,000 saved in energy use, m...

FLSmidth signs service agreement with Heidelberg

02 October 2015, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has agreed with HeidelbergCement on a one-year service agreement contract to support its cement plant in Kjøpsvik in Norway. The service agreement between HeidelbergCement and FLSmidth is based on a partnership between FLSmidth's global team of specialists and the HeidelbergCement Kjøpsvik operators and process engineers. The FLSmidth team will real-time monitor and diagnose the plan...

Aalborg Portland Malaysia selects Veeam Availability Suite v8

25 September 2015, Published under Cement News

Veeam® Software, provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center™ announced that Aalborg Portland Malaysia Sdn Bhd has deployed Veeam Availability Suite v8 TM to deliver the Always-On Business TM . “In order for our company to maintain operations, our users need access to data all day, every day,” explained Raymond Lok, Senior IT Executive for Aalborg Portland Mala...

Gebr Pfeiffer supplies Hormicreto clinker plant in Ecuador

17 September 2015, Published under Cement News

Gebr Pfeiffer, Inc, a subsidiary of Gebr Pfeiffer SE (Germany) was recently contracted to supply a complete grinding station to replace aging ball mills at the Hormicreto clinker plant in Ecuador.  "The new grinding solution not only helps reduce the plant’s energy consumption but also improves the overall grinding efficiency, allowing the plant to increase production from a single mill," Ge...