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Fives Pillard complete kiln burner renovation

30 August 2021, Published under Cement News

Fives Pillard has transformed an old burner (from another brand), into a multifuel-fired Pillard N OVAFLAM ® burner, allowing it to fire both gas and petcoke at a South American cement plant. Fives Pillard's renovation will enable the plant to r educe the amount of kiln dust, limit the specific consumption and t ake advantage of Fives' expertise in rotary kiln burners to improve the clinker's crystallography.  The solution provided by Fives' technical teams was to keep the whol...

Cruz Azul commences construction of new Hidalgo line

27 February 2019, Published under Cement News

Mexico's Cruz Azul has begun construction of its No 10 production line at the Hidalgo cement plant. thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, Fives and Loesche GmbH are the suppliers of equipment and engineering development for this project, which will be completed in 22 months. "Cooperativa La Cruz Azul has taken the initiative to modernise its cement production plants to optimise production processes, increase their competitiveness and, in addition, provide their workers with better working cond...

CNBM and Fives seal collaboration agreement

04 February 2019, Published under Cement News

CNBM and Fives have defined an agreement for areas of collaboration to benefit from either company's expertise or technologies. The parties will together explore a range of international projects, including plant upgrades and expansions as well as new plants, to implement Fives technologies, such as the FCB Horomill ® grinding system, FCB Pyro-line and Pillard burners, to reach the highest level of energy efficiency, emission controls and product quality. By partnering with Fives, CNBM, th...

Fives Group founding member of the Centre for Technologies, Minerals and Recycled Materials of the Future

13 September 2017, Published under Cement News

The Fives Group has become a founding member of the Centre for Technologies, Minerals and Recycled Materials of the Future (CTMRMF), a new association that aims to develop the industrial recycling of minerals for the construction and public works sectors. Fives’ Innovation Department and its subsidiary Fives FCB joined Team 2 to found the associate in May 2017. The consortium is made up of players from both industry and research sectors and aims to develop the circular economy through...

Fives to supply Ramco Cements

04 July 2017, Published under Cement News

Fives has received an order from AMCL Machinery Ltd to supply a new FCB TSV™ Classifier 4500 THF for  Ramco Cements' expansion project at the RR Nagar plant in Tamil Nadu, India. This is the fourth order placed with Fives by the Indian cement producer. Previously, Ramco has installed FCB TSV™ classifiers installed at its grinding units in Kolagat, Salem and Chengalpattu plants.  

Tula project major milestones

28 June 2017, Published under Cement News

In May 2015 Cementos Fortaleza SA de CV awarded Fives with an EPC contract for the design, supply, erection and commissioning of a new complete 3300tpd production line to be installed in its existing Tula cement plant, in Mexico. The project features Fives’ latest technologies in terms of energy savings and environmental footprint: -    FCB kiln, FCB Zero-NOx precalciner, FCB preheater and Pillard NovaFlam® burner for the burning line -    FCB Horomill® and associated FCB TSV™ classifiers f...

Fives facilitates Suez Cement's fuel substitution strategy

06 August 2015, Published under Cement News

In the framework of a firing conversion to coal and petcoke, Fives will deliver a new FCB TSV™ classifier to to Egypt-based producer Suez Cement Co for the modernisation of a vertical ball mill and the optimisation of solid fuel grinding plant operations. Through the installation of its high efficiency third-generation classifier, Fives will enable Suez Cement  to increase grinding plant capacity by 17 per cent and consequently increase its fuel substitution rate. The contract includes the...

Fives Pillard strengthens its position in Indian combustion market

10 April 2012, Published under Cement News

The Fives group has acquired CBL Combustion Systems, an Indian company specialising in the design and supply of combustion equipment used mainly in the energy (burners for industrial boilers and thermal power plants) and minerals (cement) sectors. CBL, which markets its offer both on the basis of its own technologies and those of Fives Pillard, has adopted the name of Fives Combustion Systems Pvt Ltd and the Fives group’s visual identity. Fives Combustion Systems, headquartered in Mumbai, ...