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Cemtech Middle East & Africa 2021

26 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Cemtech held its annual flagship Middle East & Africa conference as a virtual event on 8-11 February 2021. After a period of unprecedented global turbulence, the conference explored the major developments underway in the regional cement industry, examined key challenges and provided a unique platform for informed discussion and knowledge-sharing. Confirmed presentations for Cemtech MEA 2021 include: The MENA cement sector – present and future: Ahmad A...

Cemtech Live Webinar: Clinker reduction advances in Asia

17 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Cemtech Live Webinar:  Clinker reduction advances in Asia Driven by the need to reduce CO 2 emissions as well as produce more sophisticated and advanced products, the cement industry has intensified its research into new low-clinker cements. This webinar focussed on developments in the field of clinker reduction and novel cements in the wider Asian region, with experts in calcined clays, SCMs and regional producers all sharing their latest insights. Limestone calci...

Live Webinar: Conventional kiln fuels - preparation, storage, firing and safety

04 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Cemtech Webinar Live: Conventional kiln fuels – preparation, storage, firing and safety Coal and petcoke sourcing, grinding, conveying, storage, dosing and firing to kiln system and safety This Cemtech Live Webinar considered vital developments in the field of conventional kiln fuels, including coal and petcoke sourcing, grinding and safety measures. As such, presentations were delivered by Vincent Grosskopf, Coal Mill Safety Pty Ltd (Singapore), Dr Roland Aeckersberg, Loesche (G...

Decarbonising the industry

02 November 2020, Published under Cement News

Over 2500 delegates from 110 countries registered for Cemtech’s first virtual conference, which brought together more than 25 speakers from leading international cement manufacturers and technology suppliers to highlight the latest advances in a wide range of decarbonisation-related topics. Cemtech’s first virtual conference was held on 21-24 September 2020 With major cement producers such as LafargeHolcim declaring their commitment to carbon neutrality by 2050, Cemtech’s first ...

Calcined clays are redefining the cement sector

30 October 2020, Published under Cement News

This week, Cemtech reviewed recent advances in clinker reduction technologies in its latest webinar. A top-quality line-up of leading experts saw Professor Karen Scrivener of EPFL, Joel Maia, CEO of FCT Combustion and Leo Fit, product manager of activated clays at thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions (TKIS) outline how they see the future development of clinker reduction, from the introduction of LC3 cements to the different equipment required to calcinate clays and how to source the best clays...

Cemtech Live Webinar: Cement, energy and freight market updates

28 October 2020, Published under Cement News

Cement, energy and freight market updates Global market trends, Brazil country report, energy and freight markets reviewed   This Cemtech Live Webinar reviewed key developments in the global cement markets, with an in-depth focus on Brazil’s cement industry. Brazil’s cement industry in 2020 and 2021 outlook: Flávio Guimarães, Sindicato Nacional da Indústria do Cimento (Brazil) Flávio is an economist at SNIC, responsible for macroeconomic and cement marke...

Cemtech Live Webinar: Advances in clinker reduction technologies

14 October 2020, Published under Cement News

Advances in clinker reduction technologies Calcined clays, new binder concepts and production technologies This Cemtech Live Webinar explored clinker reduction opportunities in the cement manufacturing, one of the key levers in the cement industry’s sustainability pathway. Calcined clays, new binder concepts and production technologies were all reviewed with one of the industry’s most eminent cementitious materials experts, Professor Karen Scrivener, EPFL (Switzerland). FCT Combustio...

Pathways to industry decarbonisation

25 September 2020, Published under Cement News

With major cement producers such as LafargeHolcim declaring their commitment to carbon-neutrality by 2050, Cemtech's first virtual conference "Decarbonising the cement industry - pathways to a sustainable future" on 21-24 September 2020 was perfectly timed. Over 2500 delegates from 110 countries registered for the event, which brought together more than 20 speakers highlighting the latest advances in a wide range of decarbonisation-related topics. Achievements and pledges towards a decarb...

Cemtech sheds light on renewable energy and cutting-edge CCUS technology

24 September 2020, Published under Cement News

Day 3 of the Cemtech virtual conference “Decarbonising the cement industry. Pathways to a sustainable future” focussed during its morning session on bringing renewable energy to the cement industry. Turboden of Italy introduced the organic Rankine cycle technology, explaining both the technological and economic aspects of ORC-based waste heat recovery systems for the cement industry. The company explained when, where and why it is beneficial to recover residual low-grade heat through ORC tec...

Cemtech looks ahead on the road to cement industry decarbonisation

22 September 2020, Published under Cement News

Paul Roger, Exane BNP Paribas (UK), opened the afternoon session of Cemtech’s virtual conference “Decarbonising the cement industry” (21-24 September 2020), providing a global outlook in terms of cement consumption and an overview of sustainability issues in the cement industry. He expects global cement volumes to be down nearly five per cent in 2021 with sales up by less than three per cent in the following year as the world returns to growth. To achieve profitable growth in this scenario, ...