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ASEC wins two-year operation and maintenance contract with BMIC

16 August 2022, Published under Cement News

Arab Swiss Engineering Co (ASEC) has won a two-year contract for the operation and maintenance of Building Material Industries Co ’s Assuit cement plant , Egypt. This follows the first phase of preparation. The contract was signed by Dr Said Mohamed Hussein, chairman and managing director of BMIC and Ashraf Al-Kahky, CEO and managing director  of ASEC. Previously, ASEC had the technical management responsibility for the plant during the 2011-19 period.  

ASEC repairs bearings in kiln tyre supports at UAE plant

05 April 2022, Published under Cement News

A cement plant in the UAE faced a major incident in February 2022 that caused severe damage in the journal bearings and roller supports in the middle tyre of the kiln. At very short notice, Arab Swiss Engineering Company (ASEC) addressed the damage. A team of experts from ASEC   started the job immediately with the following objectives: • investigations leading to the development of the root cause of the failure • supervision of replacing and repairing all damaged parts • inve...

El Nahda Cement and ASEC extend technical management contract

15 March 2022, Published under Cement News

The contract between El Nahda Industries ( El Nahda Cement) and The Swiss Arab Engineering Company (ASEC) has been renewed and the cooperation between the two companies will continue for another year until 31 March   2023. ASEC has been technically managing The Renaissance Cement factory since 2011. The renewal of the contract was signed by Ahmed Shrien Karim, CEO and managing director of El Nahda, and Ashraf Al-Kahwa, CEO and managing director of ASEC, and the signing was attended by a n...

ASEC and Qatrana Cement extend O&M contract

01 February 2021, Published under Cement News

ASEC of Egypt and Qatrana Cement Co of Jordan have announced the extension of the operation and maintenance (O&M) contract for an additional three years. The collaboration started back in 2010 when partners entered into an O&M agreement and ASEC was entrusted with the full responsibility of the operation and maintenance of the 1.5Mta Qatrana Cement plant from raw material crushing up to cement dispatch. "This contract marks a milestone in our cooperation with Qatrana Cement Company and ...

ASEC signs O&M contract with Al-Takamol Cement

26 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Arab Swiss Engineering Co (ASEC) has signed a signing a 3-year contract for the operation and maintenance of Al-Takamol Cement’s 1.6Mta facility, located north of Khartoum city, Sudan.   In 2009 ASEC and Al-Takamol signed the first operation and maintenance agreement for the plant and ASEC was entrusted with its technical management until 2011, when the plant shifted to self-operation.   "Resuming the collaboration with Al-Takamol Cement Co is a testament of the cherished trust our customer...

ASEC signs 3-year O&M contract extension with Sinai White Cement

10 January 2020, Published under Cement News

ASEC, the leading O&M operator in the MEA region, announced the renewal of its Technical Management contract with Sinai White Cement Co until December 2022. The two-line cement facility has a total capacity of 2800tpd of clinker, located in north Sinai, Egypt. ASEC and Sinai White's two-decade collaboration started back in 1999 when ASEC was assigned as the consultant of choice for the first white cement production line in Sinai. The relationship was furthered with signing the Technical Man...

ASEC wins KAR Group order to maintain Erbil plant

16 September 2019, Published under Cement News

Arab Swiss Engineering Company (ASEC) and the Iraqi conglomerate KAR Group have announced signing a three-year agreement for the operation and maintenance of Qarachough cement plant. The 1.9 Mta facility is situated near Erbil city, Iraq.   The cooperation between the two companies comprises human resources support in which ASEC has assisted KAR in the selection and recruitment of domestic calibres, in addition to the design and execution of tailored manpower development programmes.   The O&...

ASEC extends O&M contract at Al-Minya Cement to 2021

12 November 2018, Published under Cement News

ASEC, the leading cement operator in Africa and the Middle East, announced today the renewal of its technical management agreement with Al-Minya Cement Company for a new term until 2021. The state of-the-art plant, located in Upper Egypt, has an installed clinker capacity of 1.95Mta. Since the commencement of operation in 2013, ASEC has been entrusted with the full technical management of the plant including plant management, operation, maintenance and optimisation. It is worth noting that ...

ASEC consortium wins Iraq plant contract

06 September 2013, Published under Cement News

A consortium of ASEC Cement  and Iraq's Qemmet El-Iraq has won a contract to rehabilitate and manage for 14 years the Muthanna cement plant in Muthanna Governorate, Iraq. Representatives of the consortium, including Abulla Hussein of Qemmet El-Iraq as well as ASEC Cement Chairman and CEO Giorgio Bodo, attended a signing ceremony in Baghdad with Southern Cement Co., the state holding company that controls Muthanna Cement, on 28 August 2013. "We are delighted to be entering this new market ...

ANCC Egyptian plant to begin production in April 2013

07 November 2012, Published under Cement News

The Arab National Cement Company’s (ANCC) 2Mta cement plant in Minya will start full production in April 2013. The cold run phase of the state-of-the-art greenfield project is now in progress, officials revealed as they welcomed the new Minya governor Dr Moustafa Kamel Eissa to the factory. “I was impressed with the progress I saw,” said Eissa. “In addition to providing much-needed employment opportunities, the high-quality Portland grey cement ANCC will produce will capitalize on the ...