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FLSmidth establishes Colombian office

19 February 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth is expanding its operations on the Colombian market through the establishment of a new office in the city of Barranquilla in the northern part of the country. “The new office that opened on 1 January 2014 will bring FLSmidth even closer to its customers on the Colombian market and strengthen the local service offerings,” FLSmidth said in a statement. The company also added that over the last decade, the Colombian economy has been on an upward spiral due to improvement in the secu...

FLSmidth wins Hope Construction process optimisation contract, UK

18 February 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has been awarded a contract for process optimisation of Hope Construction Materials’ cement plant in Derbyshire, UK, using FLSmidth’s ECS/ProcessExpert® system. The system stabilises the plant, optimises the production, manages and corrects process disruptions and minimises wear on plant equipment – all to ensure optimum plant performance. By improving equipment availability and utilisation, the system helps reduce operational and maintenance costs. The order includes optimisation...

FLSmidth wins Indonesian greenfield order

17 February 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has received an order worth approximately EUR42m (approximately DKK310m) from Indonesian cement producer PT Semen Gresik for a greenfield cement plant with a capacity of 8000tpd. The new plant will be located just outside the city of Rembang in the northeastern part of Central Java, Indonesia. The order comprises equipment for the main part of the production line, including a raw mill, coal mill, preheater, kiln, burner, clinker cooler and silo equipment as well as a complete con...

FLSmidth swings to full-year loss, Denmark

14 February 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth reported its first full-year net loss for over a decade and saw cement orders fall by 26 per cent despite a strong increase in the final quarter. The Denmark-based equipment supplier reported a net loss of DKK784m (US$143.9m) for last year compared with a net profit of DKK1.3bn in 2012. The company's overall order intake decreased 25 per cent to DKK 20,911m compared to DKK 27,727m the year before. The order backlog fell 24 per cent to DKK 22,312m (end of 2012: DKK 29,451m). Revenue...

FLSmidth wins order from Oman Cement

17 January 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has received an order worth US$38m from Oman Cement Co for the supply of milling equipment for a grinding plant located in Rusayl Industrial Area, 6km from Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat.   The order covers supply of a 150tph closed circuit ball mill system including two cement silos, each with a capacity of 8000t. The scope of supply also includes a high-efficiency central drive for the ball mill and a dynamic separator and fabric filters to reduce dust emission.   "Infrastructure gr...

New member of FLSmidth Group Executive Management

10 January 2014, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth announced that Eric Thomas Poupier has been appointed to a newly created position in Group Executive Management as Group Executive Vice President, Business Development and will take up his new position 15 January 2014.   Eric Thomas Poupier, age 37, is a French citizen and has since 2011 been a Manager at Bain & Company in Stockholm managing projects for Nordic clients. From 2007 to 2011 Eric Poupier was a consultant for Bain & Company in Stockholm specialised in reorganisation, gro...

PT Semen Padang orders new line, Indonesia

31 December 2013, Published under Cement News

PT Semen Padang, part of the Semen Indonesia Group, has ordered a new cement production line with a capacity of 8000tpd from FLSmidth (Denmark), worth EUR40m (DKK 300m), according to a press release from the Danish equipment manufacturer. The plant is located in Indarung, just outside the city of Padang in West Sumatra, Indonesia.   The order comprises equipment for the main part of the production line, including a raw mill, coal mill, preheater, kiln, burner, clinker cooler and silo equipme...

FLSmidth confirms talks for new Oman Cement project

16 December 2013, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has confirmed it is in talks with Oman Cement Co for supply of equipment and machinery for a cement plant following reports in Omani media. The Danish equipment supplier said in a statement that: “If and when down payment is received and the contract becomes binding, we shall immediately inform the market.”

Letter of Intent signed for new Qatari plant

02 December 2013, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has confirmed that it has signed a Letter of Intent with Qatar National Cement for a cement plant, following reports in the Qatari media. The Danish equipment supplier said in a statement if and when the contract is finalised and becomes binding, it will immediately inform the market.   The project is for a new cement plant in Qatar.

FLSmidth receives order for material handling stockyard system in Qatar

14 November 2013, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth, in a consortium with Six Construct, has received an order from Qatar Primary Materials Co (QPMC). The order value for FLSmidth is approximately EUR140m and covers supply of conveying and stacking systems for the Gabbro terminal expansion located in Mesaieed Industrial City, approximately 35km south of Doha, the capital of Qatar. The scope of supply includes a large high capacity conveying system, a complete integrated instrumentation and control system, complete stockyard equipmen...