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Mexico: Fives FCB commissions second Horromill® at Tula

24 February 2017, Published under Cement News

Fives FCB has commissioned the second FCB Horomill ® unit at the Tula grinding plant of Cementos Fortaleza SA de CV, Mexico, as part of the new 3300tpd line under construction in Hidalgo state, Mexico. This follows the successful commissioning of the first unit on 11 December 2016. The EPC contract awarded to Fives FCB mid-2015 includes the design, supply, erection and commissioning of the production line including; FCB kiln, FCB Zero-NO x Preca, FCB preheater and Pillard Novaflam ® ...

Qatar: QNCC is well placed to dominate sector

24 February 2017, Published under Cement News

This week, Fives FCB reported the commissioning of two new cement grinding mills at Qatar National Cement Company’s (QNCC) Umm Bab plant in Qatar, as the country ramps up its cement capacity for the large infrastructure projects that are currently being established. QNCC has been modifying its Umm Bab plant by adding the 5000tpd Plant 5. When the upgrade is complete in 1Q17, the plant will have a total clinker capacity of 17,000tpd (5.6Mta) and a cement production capacity of 20,000tpd (6...

Lafarge Republic inaugurates new mill at Teresa works, Philippines

16 April 2015, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Republic Incorporated (LRI) inaugurated a new cement mill in its Teresa plant, Rizal, the Philippines, on Wednesday. The new Fives FCB Horomill has a cement capacity of 0.85Mta and raises output at the Teresa plant to 2Mta. “We aim to keep the country abreast with the latest technology and support the country’s growth,” Renato Sunico, president of LRI told local press. Cement capacity is also being increased at the cement producer's Norzagaray plant in Bulacan, the contract for ...

FCB TSV™ Classifier for Lafarge Ain Sokhna plant

07 April 2015, Published under Cement News

Fives will supply a new high-efficiency separator for the Lafarge Cement Egypt petcoke grinding unit in the frame of its conversion from open to close circuit by Imsat (Romania). Thanks to the installation of the FCB TSV™ Classifier the grinding plant will produce 90tph of pulverised petcoke with R90µm ≤ 5 per cent, as required by LCE to shift from the conventional fuel used presently for the pyroprocess to petcoke. This project is aiming at relieving the stress on the cement plant due to...

Fives FCB wins 6000tpd line contract in Algeria

03 April 2014, Published under Cement News

Fives FCB signed a contract with Entreprise des Ciments et Dérivés d’El Chellif (ECDE), part of Ciments d’Algérie (GICA) related to the extension of a third production line at the Chelf cement plant, Algeria. The turnkey contract involves the execution of a new 6000tpd line which is scheduled to begin operations at the end of 2016. The project forms part of GICA’s plans to expand its cement capacity in Algeria. It will enable ECDE to nearly double its existing production capacities, Fives...

QNCC signs LoI with Fives FCB for 5000tpd Umm Bab expansion

31 March 2014, Published under Cement News

Qatar National Cement Co (QNCC) yesterday signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Fives FCB for the QAR950m (US$261m) expansion of its Umm Bab cement works, according to Qatar’s official news agency QNA. The France-based company will be responsible for the construction of a fifth production line with a capacity of 5000tpd. The new line is expected to come on-stream in July 2016 and bring the total capacity of the plant at 17,000tpd, QNA reported.

Fives FCB wins Lafarge grinding plant contract

15 November 2013, Published under Cement News

Lafarge has awarded Fives FCB with a contract for the supply of a new cement grinding plant for its Teresa plant located in the Philippines. The scope of supply includes: raw material feeding: clinker and pulverised coal through connection to the existing circuit, other additives (limestone, gypsum, fly ash) by truck dump cement grinding workshop fitted with Fives FCB equipment comprising a Horomill® 3800 and a TSV™ 4500 classifier, associated with a dryer-aerodecantor and a TGT™ f...

Fives FCB awarded new contract at Lafarge Rezina, Moldova

02 January 2013, Published under Cement News

Fives FCB has signed an order with Imsat Ceprocim Engineering company, member of SNEF group, for the supply of a TSV™ 3000 HF type dynamic classifier and a water injection system to equip an existing ball mill at Lafarge’s Rezina cement plant in Moldova. The three ball mills installed in Rezina cement plant are currently operating in open circuit. The equipment supplied by Fives FCB will allow the plant to increase cement quality and as well produce some new high-quality cement types whil...

Fives FCB acquires Technip’s cement division, France

31 July 2012, Published under Cement News

Fives FCB, a subsidiary of the Fives Group, has acquired the business portfolio of CLE Groupe Technip France, the specialist cement plant division of the Technip Group. For more than 40 years, the CLE, Groupe Technip France division has completed installation and revamping projects for many cement manufacturer customers. More recently, it has been involved in major revamping projects in France, Poland, Spain, Tunisia, Morocco, Turkey and Brazil. The many facilities developed by the CLE, Gr...

Apasco’s sustainable plant

05 December 2011, Published under Cement News

Holcim Apasco’s state-of-the-art plant Holcim Apasco’s seventh cement plant, located near Hermosillo city, state of Sonora, in northwest Mexico, was successfully commissioned in November 2010. Pedro Lluch of Holcim reports on how this 3500tpd state-of-the-art facility meets all of the most recent requirements in terms of energy savings, environmental performance, operational health and safety (OH&S) standards and sustainable development. The new technology installed at Holcim’s...