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KHD wins German raw mill modernisation project

26 October 2018, Published under Cement News

Thomas Zement has awarded KHD Humboldt Wedag GmbH a brownfield EPC contract for upgrading its raw material grinding plant in Erwitte, Germany. This fast track project comprises: • process-, mechanical-, electrical- and civil engineering service • mechanical and electrical equipment supply with the following main machinery equipment: • roller press for raw material grinding • static V-separator • SKS-high efficient dynamic separator • KHD process fan type HKF • structural steel supply • er...

KHD Humboldt Wedag wins 5000tpd clinker line order in Marmara

05 April 2018, Published under Cement News

YD Madencilik (Üstyapi Insaat Group) has awarded Humboldt Wedag GmbH with the engineering and procurement of a new 5000tpd clinker line near Yiglica, Düzce, in the Marmara region of Turkey. KHD is responsible for engineering and equipment supply, as well as the supervision of erection and commissioning. The new clinker production line will consist of the following KHD core components: Six-stage preheater with P YROCLON ® LowNOX AF calciner, equipped with a P YROTOP ® compact mi...

KHD reports considerable rise in 1H order intake

15 August 2017, Published under Cement News

KHD reported an increase in order intake to EUR79.3m in the first half of 2017, considerably higher than the EUR19.3m in the same period of last year. The company’s order backlog increased for the first time since the 2012 financial year. Revenue in the first half fell by 26.9 per cent to EUR48.7m due to the low order intake at the beginning of the financial year. Significant contributions to revenue came primarily from projects in India and North America. Orders of  EUR60.8m were place...

KHD signs contracts in western sub-Sahara region

25 July 2017, Published under Cement News

Humboldt Wedag GmbH, Germany, a subsidiary of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (KHD), Cologne, Germany, has signed contracts totaling over EUR80m for the supply of equipment and execution of civil and erection works as well as supervision services for a cement plant in western sub-Sahara region. The contracts will be booked as order intake as soon as the pre-conditions for commencing project execution are fulfilled, the company said in a statement.

KHD provides semi-wet process training to LH Volsk

08 May 2017, Published under Cement News

KHD recently provided a six-day process training class to LafargeHolcim’s Volsk plant personnel at the Technological State University of Belgorod in Russia. KHD explained in a statement that it has maintained a long cooperation with Belgorod University since the installation of six SIMULEX training units there almost 10 years ago. The training equipment is used for both student education and commercial process training for the Russian market, and is partly offered and executed by KHD’s Mosc...

Yuen steps down as KHD Supervisory Board Member

27 April 2017, Published under Cement News

Eliza Suk Ching Yuen has decided to step down from the position of Supervisory Board Member of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (KHD) effective at the end of the next Annual General Meeting on 23 May 2017. Mrs Yuen was elected to the board in 2012.

Guinée Industries Ciments selects KHD’s COMFLEX technology

27 March 2017, Published under Cement News

Guinée Industries Ciments (GIC) awarded KHD Humboldt Wedag a new contract to upgrade its cement grinding plant located in the capital city Conakry, Guinea. GIC will integrate a COMFLEX® system into their existing ball mills. The system will mark the third COMFLEX system with roller press technology in West Africa. With the latest COMFLEX system, GIC will increase the capacity of its cement grinding line by more than 100 per cent and save over 20 per cent in operational energy costs per tonn...

New KHD Humboldt Wedag CEO appointed

19 October 2016, Published under Cement News

The Supervisory Board of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (KHD), Cologne, has appointed Mr Gerold Keune as chief executive officer (CEO). Mr Keune previously served on the board of managing directors for Gebr Pfeiffer.

India: Shree Cement orders three kiln lines from KHD

09 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Shree Cement has awarded KHD three more kiln lines to install, each with a capacity of 6000tpd, the first being a second line at Shree’s Raipur plant. This new line will be built in Karnataka using a three-string preheater, six-stage preheater and wil include a three-pier rotary kiln (5.4/5.m x 75m), plus a Pyrojet ® burner and Pyrostep ® clinker cooler. Shree Cement has already implemented 11 KHD high-efficiency kiln lines and several grinding stations, including 10 KHD roller presses....

Germany: KHD suffers 1H16 revenue fall by 25.5%

16 August 2016, Published under Cement News

KHD's 1H16 revenue amounted to EUR66.6m, considerably lower than the figure for the previous year (EUR89.4m). Reasons for the decrease of 25.5 per cent are the relatively low order backlog at the beginning of the year, delays in project execution, reductions in order value and order intake that did not materialise in the 1H16. The gross profit for the first half-year was EUR-2.1m (previous year: EUR-10.5m). Cost of sales include EUR3.8m of idle capacity costs due to under-utilisation of ex...