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Smart maintenance planning

04 December 2017, Published under Cement News

What if your machinery could tell you when it needs attention? The latest-generation rotor weighfeeders Pfister® DRW do just that. To ensure optimum runtime of the weighfeeders as well as perfect dosing, FLSmidth Pfister has developed several mechanisms to predict wear effects and decrease them where wear is unavoidable. By FLSmidth Pfister, Germany. Figure 1: low, medium or high wear: the maintenance personnel can determine the system’s state at a glance with the customer interfac...

FLSmidth reports higher EBITA margin despite lower revenue

10 November 2017, Published under Cement News

Denmark-based FLSmidth reported a 14 per cent fall in revenues in 3Q17 to DKK4101m (US$ 642.4m) from DKK4774m in 3Q16. While gross profit decreased by nine per cent to DKK1065m and EBITA was off by two per cent to DKK336, the company saw its EBITA margin improve from 7.2 per cent in 3Q16 to 8.2 per cent in 3Q17 on the back of a higher gross margin and a significantly-lower cost base. However, net profit receded from DKK170m in 3Q16 to DKK23m one year later. FLSmidth’s order intake grew...

Key equipment for Fancesa line arrives at port

19 October 2017, Published under Cement News

Some 200 large components for the new production line of Bolivian cement producer Fábrica Nacional de Cemento (Fancesa) have arrived at the northern Chilean port of Iquique. From Iquique Terminal Internacional they will be transported to Cal Orcko, near Sucre, where the new 2100tpd line will be built. Commissioning is scheduled for mid-2019. FLSmidth was awarded the contract for the line on 27 July 2016. Equipment supply will include ATOX® 35.0 vertical mill for raw grinding, ROTAX-2® r...

India Cements Ltd orders an FLSmidth OK™ mill

19 September 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has signed a contract with the India Cements Ltd (ICL) for a new OK™ 52-4 cement mill  with ROKSH 82 separator for cement grinding to be installed at the Shankar Nagar plant, Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu, India. FLSmidth will carry out the system engineering, procurement and supply machinery for a cement production capacity of 200tph OPC at 3500 Blaine. The supply also includes gear units from FLSmidth product company, MAAG® Gear. "This contract reflects the strong relation...

FLSmidth: large shareholder announcement

06 September 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has been informed that Novo Holdings A/S on behalf of the Novo Nordisk Foundation has reduced its holding of FLSmidth shares to a total of 5,100,000 FLSmidth & Co. A/S shares, which corresponds to 9.95 per cent of the total nominal share capital in FLSmidth & Co. A/S.

FLSmidth reports 11% rise in revenue

10 August 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth reported an 11 per cent rise in revenue and a 25 per cent increase in EBITA in the 2Q17, driven by continued momentum in in orders from service activities. Consolidated order intake grew by five per cent in the three month period while revenue rose to DKK4585m from DKK4135m a year earlier. The growth was attributable to all divisions but Minerals, as mining capital investments remained soft despite a firmer sentiment and an improved order pipeline, the company said in a statement....

FLSmidth awarded Uruguay cement plant contract

04 August 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has been awarded an order from Cielo Azul Cementos y Calizas SA for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for a complete cement plant near the city of Treinta y Tres, approximately 300km from the capital of Uruguay, Montevideo.   The order comprises a complete range of equipment from crushing to packing and a palletising system. FLSmidth will deliver state-of-the-art energy-efficient technology including vertical roller mills for raw, coal and cement grinding, FLSmidth Cr...

New grinding line for Nepal

25 July 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has signed a contract with Nepal Shalimar Pvt Ltd for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for a new cement grinding unit for its existing cement production line. The plant is located in Simara in the Bara district, Nepal. Nepal Shalimar Cement Pvt Ltd is a part of the Shalimar Group, one of the largest conglomerates in Nepal. The contract comprises a range of equipment, including FLSmidth OK™ 19-3 mill, bag filters, weigh feeders, truck loading machine, OK™ mill gear ...

FLSmidth to acquire part of Sandvik Mining Systems

13 July 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has reached an agreement to acquire a part of Sandvik Mining Systems. This includes continuous surface mining and minerals handling technologies and competences that will strengthen the Group's core minerals business, FLSmidth said in a statement. "The pending acquisition enables FLSmidth to improve productivity for its customers by closing a gap and cover a wider range of the full mining value chain – from the primary crushing point in the mining pit and the transport from mine t...

FLSmidth to deliver Bangladesh grinding line

11 July 2017, Published under Cement News

FLSmidth has signed an engineering, procurement and supply of equipment contract with Meghna Cement Mills for a cement grinding unit at the producer’s existing cement line in Mongla, Bangladesh. The grinding unit will produce 415tph Portland composite cement at 3800 Blaine. The contract includes a range of equipment, including FLSmidth OK TM   54-6 mill, planetary gear unit from FLSmidth MAAG Gear, fabric filters from FLSmidth Airtech, weigh feeders from FLSmidth Pfister and a plant control...