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Loesche delivers slag mill to Taigang Group

23 July 2014, Published under Cement News

Loesche has delivered the world’s largest slag mill to Taigang Group International Trade Co, Ltd, German equipment specialists have said in a statement. Loesche received the order for a vertical mill type LM 63.3+3 for grinding granulated blastfurnace slag in September 2011.  The plant went into operation at the steelworks of TISCO, Shanxi Taigang Stainless Steel Co. Ltd in Taiyuan in March 2014. It attained a new record product rate of 255tph of blastfurnace slag meal after only a short pe...

Cement plants of the future

18 November 2013, Published under Cement News

In the first of a series of articles for ICR, Kline Consulting explores the impact that reducing carbon emissions could have on the design of cement plants of the future. The three traditional CO2 reduction levers – namely energy efficiency (fuel and power), fuel CO2 reduction and clinker substitution – will all be considered in detail, as will the role of carbon capture technologies. In this first article, the author focusses on clinker substitution and the changes that may be required to e...