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Loesche to launch subsidiary in Indonesia

18 December 2013, Published under Cement News

Loesche is to open a new subsidiary in Jakarta, Indonesia, scheduled to be fully operational by 1 January 2014. Indonesia is becoming an increasingly-important market for Loesche with the company having received  "a substantial number of new orders for its specialist equipment," the Germany-based equipment supplier said in a statement. "And, with a growing population of mills in the cement and other industries, the company has reached the position where it needs expert staff on-the-spot to...

Loesche wins another order at Dangote's Ibese works

20 September 2013, Published under Cement News

Dangote Cement has placed another order with Loesche for a VRM cement mill, this time for its new Ibese 7 project. Loesche will supply a LM63.3+3 mill for clinker to be ground with components such as gypsum and limestone.This is the seventh LM63.3+3 to be ordered by Dangote for the Ibese works, and the total capacity of the seven mills will be well over 2000tph. In addition, Loesche will deliver a hot gas generator type LF20 (burner dual fuel HFO/natural gas) and the complete mechanical ...

Holcim Indonesia orders Loesche VRM

28 August 2013, Published under Cement News

Holcim Indonesia Tbk has ordered a LM 56.3+3 from Loesche for its Tuban Line II cement production facility, which is to be a replica of Tuban Line I. The mill will grind clinker, gypsum and limestone at a product rate of 260tph at <3 per cent R45µm. The gearbox will have a capacity of 5200kW. Loesche’s scope of supply also includes the dedusting filter and fan, metal detectors, magnetic separator, slide gates and a rotary valve as well as a hot gas generator. Delivery is planned for Janu...

Loesche to supply six VRMs to Medcem plant, Turkey

11 April 2013, Published under Cement News

Loesche has been awarded the contract to supply six vertical roller mills to Medcem Madencilik’s new cement plant currently under construction in Turkey. Medcem is building Turkey's largest cement plant which will have a capacity of 10,000tpd. The new cement works (situated at Silifke in the south of Turkey, approximately 100km west of Mersin), will be equipped with the following Loesche mills: • Two vertical roller mills type LM 56.6 for the grinding of cement raw material with a produc...

Loesche acquires majority stake in aixprocess and aixergee, Germany

01 February 2013, Published under Cement News

Loesche announced it has acquired the majority of stakes in the aixprocess and aixergee engineering companies based in Aachen, Germany. aixergee GmbH is specialised in the optimisation of production processes in the cement industry and well-established internationally in the areas of alternative fuel firing, performance improvement, emissions reduction and stabilisation of plant operation. aixergee GmbH combines industry-specific knowledge with numerical computation methods customised to ...

Loesche wins VRM contract for Dangote's new Ethiopia plant

25 January 2013, Published under Cement News

Loesche has been awarded a contract to supply four vertical roller mills for Dangote Cement’s new plant in Ethiopia by Sinoma International Engineering. For raw material grinding, a Loesche Mill Type LM 69.6 will be installed for the grinding of cement raw material at a product range of 450tph (maximum 490tph) with a fineness of 10 per cent R DIN 0.09 mm. The mill motor capacity for the LM 69.6 will be 6000kW. One Loesche Mill Type LM 28.3D will be implemented to grind local and import...

Loesche wins new grinding order from Semen Padang, Indonesia

15 January 2013, Published under Cement News

Indonesian cement producer Semen Padang has selected a Loesche LM 46.2+2 vertical mill for its new grinding plant on the east coast of Sumatra. The new mill will meet the requirements of various grinding materials such as clinker, gypsum, pozzolana, limestone and flyash. The product rates required wil be 150tph of PPC with a fineness of 4000Blaine and 125tph of OPC with a fineness of 3600Blaine. In addition to the mill and mill motor (with a design capacity of 3,150kW), the order includ...

New appointments at Loesche India

21 December 2012, Published under Cement News

Mr PC Abraham has been appointed Managing Director of Loesche India Pvt Ltd as of 1 October 2012. Mr Abraham joined Loesche India Pvt Ltd on 1 March 1995 and has been working as Executive Director of the Technical Department. Under his leadership Loesche India established a successful and competent Technical Field Service Department. Furthermore, Mr AC Goyal has been nominated as member of the Board of Directors of Loesche India Pvt. Ltd as director of finance. The position is also effecti...

Askale Cimento orders first vertical roller mill

22 November 2012, Published under Cement News

Askale Cimento Sanayii TAS is currently building a new 4000tpd clinker production line in Gümüshane, located about 100km south of Trabzon near the Black Sea, Turkey.  Ankara-based Sintek Mining Machinery Industry Construction is handling the entire project execution and on-site coordination of the project. Two Loesche vertical roller mills will grind raw materials and coal while more recently, the German company signed the contract for the supply of one LM 56.3+3 mill to grind cement with...

Loesche mill increases lignite dust production by 0.5Mta

22 November 2012, Published under Cement News

Germany’s Loesche GmbH commissioned the new coal mill, type LM 28.3D at RWE Power AG’s Ville/Berrenrath plant. The new vertical roller mill will cover the increasing demand for lignite dust. Loesche not only delivered the technology and complete process equipment but also prepared the complete mill building as the general contractor. The new mill is expected to increase the production of pulverised lignite dust by 0.5Mta.