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The evolution of the Fuller-Kinyon® Pump

18 April 2018, Published under Cement News

The Fuller-Kinyon® Pump is celebrating its centenary this year. On this occasion, ICR interviews FLSmidth to discover more about the history of the pump. ICR: What is the Fuller-Kinyon® Pump? The Fuller-Kinyon Pump acts as a line charger. Dry pulverised, free-flowing materials are mixed with air in the pump discharge housing, assuming a flowing, liquid-like condition. In this fluidised condition, the pulverised materials can move through a pipeline as a relatively dense column, and at l...

China National Building Materials (CNBM)

26 March 2018, Published under Cement News

Beijing Triumph International Engineering Co, part of the China National Building Materials (CNBM) group, and FLSmidth have received an order for a new 12,000tpd cement plant for ETHRB Group. The new works, which will be located in Relizane, Algeria, is due for completion by the end of 2020. While Beijing Triumph International Engineering Co will be responsible for the construction of the plant, FLSmidth will be supplying the equipment, including two ATOX ® raw mills, two preheater...

FLSmidth wins contract to optimise Xuan Thanh Cement

06 March 2018, Published under Cement News

Xuan Thanh Cement in Vietnam has hired FLSmidth to provide five onsite advisors with the purpose of optimising the production of its cement plant while minimising the production costs. The customer’s 12,500tpd cement plant is located in Ha Nam, Vietnam, and is the largest cement plant in southeast Asia. "By implementing best practices and data from other cement plants globally, we can assist Xuan Thanh in improving their output while minimising their production costs. In other words we wi...

FLSmidth and CNBM to build 12,000tpd plant for ETHRB Group

05 March 2018, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has announced the location of its most recent North African cement plant order. The Denmark-based turnkey provider will deliver a complete state-of-the-art cement plant for ETHRB Group located in Relizane, Algeria. The order includes engineering, equipment supply, construction supervision, commissioning and training. The EUR100m order is in part a result of the partnership between FLSmidth and Beijing Triumph International Engineering Co, part of the China National Building Mater...

FLSmidth acquires Sandvik Mining Sytems

01 March 2018, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has announced that its acquisition of Sandvik Mining Systems has been finalised. The deal will see the integration of continuous surface mining and minerals handling technologies into the company's core minerals sector, thereby allowing it to cover a wider range of the mining value chain.   "With the completion of the South African assets we have added references, local expertise and improved ability to deliver complete solutions to our Sub-Saharan customers. We welcome our new c...

FLSmidth reports positive overall results

08 February 2018, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth released its annual report on Wednesday and reported a five per cent order increase to DKK19.17bn (US$3.15bn) in 2017, driven by stronger offtake in the minerals division in 2H17 and by total service activities, but revenue declined one per cent to DKK18bn. Full-year EBITA advanced 18 per cent YoY to DKK1.515bn from DKK1.289bn in 2016, while the corresponding EBITA margin rose from 7.1 to 8.4 per cent. 

"2017 probably marked the trough of the business cycle, and based on our goo...

Danish investors and FLSmidth buy into Power Cement

05 February 2018, Published under Cement News

A joint venture of foreign investors IFU (Danish Investment Fund for Developing Countries), IIP (IFU Investment Partners) and FLSmidth have reportedly purchased over 100m shares in Power Cement Ltd (PCL) and its undertaking, situated at DehKaloKohar, Nooriabad Industrial Estate, District Dadu (Sindh), Pakistan.   PCL has informed the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) last week that that the subscription amount (in euros) has been received against 104,658,670 ordinary shares by way of allotmen...

Maple Leaf Cement issued favourable ruling

19 January 2018, Published under Cement News

Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd announced on Thursday that Lahore High Court has approved the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) filed by the company. As a result, an order passed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last month to stop construction work at a new 7300tpd line, has been set aside. However, the company has been ordered by the court to maintain status-quo until a report delineating positive and negative areas for cement plants is issued by the Punjab Government. The ...

Construction at Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd site put on hold

02 January 2018, Published under Cement News

Maple Leaf Cement Factory Limited (MLCF) has announced that construction work on a 7300tpd capacity expansion has been put on hold, following an order issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Government of Punjab. MLCF has stated that it met all statutory obligations before commencing construction, and has therefore filed a writ petition to Lahore High Court. The dry-process clinker production line was supplied by FLSmidth in an effort to raise capacity to 18000tpd at the si...

FLSmidth receives COBOCE OK™ mill order

05 December 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has been awarded an order for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for a new OK T™  43-4 vertical cement mill for Cooperativa Boliviana de Cemento's (COBOCE Ltda) Irpa Irpa plant, 65km from Cochabamba, Bolivia. The order covers a complete range of equipment from mill feeding bins, grinding and cement transport.The scope of supply includes an OK™ 43-4 vertical mill with a capacity of 130tph, a MAAG Gear reducer and fabric from FLSmidth Airtech and automation package for...