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Semen Tonasa announces eastern packing projects, Indonesia

08 March 2012, Published under Cement News

Indonesian cement producer, Semen Tonasa, a Semen Gresik subsidiary, is to construct cement packing plants in all provinces in eastern Indonesia. The company said it would need to spend up to IDR100bn (US$11m) on the project to be carried out in phases, according to reports in the Jakarta Post. Tonasa’s president, Sattar Taba, said the company will build at least two packing plants a year until each province in the eastern region has a packing plant. This year, it will start with the c...

Cochin port invites tenders for new bagging plant, India

05 March 2012, Published under Cement News

The Cochin Port Trust (CPT), India, has invited tenders for the establishment of a cement bagging plant, the Times of India reports. The port will lease six acres of land for a period of 30 years near the Q5 berth at Ernkaulam Wharf for the new plant.  The berth has a draft of 10 meters and rail tracks pass very close to it. The new plant is set to become operational in two years, a port spokesman told the newspaper. Ambuja Cement already operates a bagging plant in the port area while...

Lafarge Surma Cement launches flagship brand, Bangladesh

05 March 2012, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Surma Cement has announced the launch of its flagship cement brand, Supercrete under the brand theme ‘Dream Lafarge’. Supercrete will now be available with new and improved packaging, Managing Director of Lafarge Surma, Michael Andrew Cowell told reporters at a press conference. “We want to lead the country’s building materials industry and always come up with innovative solutions for our customers. We believe this is our responsibility to share our expertise for the betterment of...

Flexible packaging at Titan

03 January 2012, Published under Cement News

Beumer Corporation, based in Branchburg, NJ, USA, installed a complete packaging line for various types of cement for Titan America in 2008.  When Beumer received the contract for the installation of a complete packaging line at the company’s Pennsuco plant in Medley, Florida it included a Roto-Packer supplied by Haver & Boecker, the high-capacity bag palletiser Beumer paletpac® 5000 as well as Beumer’s stretch hood® M-system for the efficient film packaging of full pallets. One of t...