Cement News tagged: Recent orders

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

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

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...

Estanda commissions Eagle Cement project, Philippines

17 September 2015, Published under Cement News

Estanda has carried out the supply and the commissioning of an 'Improvest' diaphragm to the Eagle Cement plant in the Philippines. The former middle diaphragm showed material flow problems in the diaphragm plates, resulting in problems and downtime, as well as subsequent wearing of these plates. The project consisted of a complete substitution of the previous liners for an Estanda Improvest ...

Gebr Pfeiffer wins another VRM order for Iraqi market

28 August 2015, Published under Cement News

Sinoma (Suzhou) Construction Co has placed an order with Gebr Pfeiffer SE for the supply of an MPS 5000 B to be installed at the Saman cement works in Iraq. The mill featuring an installed drive power of 4000kW will grind ≥500tph of raw materials to a product fineness of ≤10 per cent residue on 80µm. The mill is slated for delivery in 2016. It will be the sixth mill of this type that Gebr Pfe...

Sodep implements mine control system for LH Cantagalo

28 August 2015, Published under Cement News

In July 2015, Sodep started the implementation of Minetrack at the LafargeHolcim Cantagalo works in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Technical delivery was due in August. Sodep explains that the expected improvements by real-time management of the mine operation and reliable production data will lead to higher productivity through resources optimisation (personnel and equipment). It will also reduce o...

FLSmidth wins order for CataMax(TM) catalytic solution filter in the US

21 August 2015, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has secured an order for engineering, supply, and installation of the new CataMax TM catalytic solution for a US cement producer. The order includes a new filter installation with catalytic elements, ID fan, flue gas ducts and dust transport equipment. 
  The CataMax catalytic solution uses ceramic elements with an embedded catalyst; the porous elements  not only remove dust parti...

Petron Engineering Construction receives order from Shree Cement, India

21 August 2015, Published under Cement News

Petron Engineering Construction has received work order from Shree Cement in Bewar, Rajasthan, India. The order includes civil construction work, reinforcement and steel work of a ball mill structure for a contract value of US$1.79m.

Egypt: South Valley signs contract with Sinoma CDI

20 August 2015, Published under Cement News

Egypt-based South Valley Cement Company (SVCE) has signed a contract with Chinese firm Sinoma CDI, to carry out a new grinding line, vice chairman Hussien Shbakshy said Wednesday.  The contract is reported to be for a total value of EGP300m (US$38.3m).

AllScan PGNA analyser selected for Emami Cement greenfield project, India

18 August 2015, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth India has placed an order with Realtime Instruments (RTI), Australia for delivery of an AllScan PGNA Analyser for FLSmidth’s contract to supply of a QCX lab automation and quality control system to Emami Cement Ltd, India. The site for this greenfield project is located near the city of Raipur in India. Delivery of the analyser for a stockpile application is scheduled for October 201...

Tanzania: CNBM and FLSmidth sign MoU for Mamba Cement plant

13 August 2015, Published under Cement News

CNBM International Engineering Co Ltd, China, together with FLSmidth Pvt Ltd, India, as the sole technology partner has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Mamba Cement Company Ltd, Tanzania, for the engineering, supply and construction of a 3000tpd greenfield cement plant in Bagamoyo, Tanzania, on a turnkey basis.     The new plant project of Mamba Cement Company is expected to take 30 ...