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Anhui Conch places laboratory equipment order

06 August 2019, Published under Cement News

China’s Anhui Conch has ordered four polab® laboratory automation systems from thyssenkrupp, including units for the world’s two largest cement plants in Wuhu and Tongling, eastern China. "More and more cement manufacturers are showing interest in our smart factory and digitisation solutions. Our automation systems make cement plants fit for the future. This order with our long-lasting client is an outstanding reference in the industry underlying the global trend for efficiency improvement...

thyssenkrupp announces new country CEO of Saudi Arabia

22 May 2019, Published under Cement News

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has announced that Volker Hellberg has succeeded Thomas Dreiling as its country CEO in Saudi Arabia. Mr Hellberg has a long track record in the Middle East, having joined the company in 2015. Mr Dreiling will now move to Germany and serve as the head of the company’s cement plants operating unit. Over a four-year period, he responsible for combining various thyssenkrupp businesses such as cement, mining, chemicals and services into a single entity – thyss...

Cruz Azul commences construction of new Hidalgo line

27 February 2019, Published under Cement News

Mexico's Cruz Azul has begun construction of its No 10 production line at the Hidalgo cement plant. thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, Fives and Loesche GmbH are the suppliers of equipment and engineering development for this project, which will be completed in 22 months. "Cooperativa La Cruz Azul has taken the initiative to modernise its cement production plants to optimise production processes, increase their competitiveness and, in addition, provide their workers with better working cond...

ICR interviews thyssenkrupp's Frank Ruoss

06 July 2018, Published under Cement News

In the July issue of ICR, equipment specialists throughout the cement sector reflect on their achievements in the past three decades and look to what the cement industry can expect from them going forward. In this interview, ICR speaks with Frank Ruoss, CEO of Cement Technologies, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions. ICR What is thyssenkrupp/Polysius’ single most significant achievement? Frank Ruoss (FR) In the late 1920s our company developed a process called ‘lepol’ which revolution...

thyssenkrupp wins order from LafargeHolcim

23 February 2018, Published under Cement News

thyssenkrupp has won a contract from LafargeHolcim to supply a 3500tpd line for a new clinker plant in Souss Massa, Morocco. The project will include engineering, procurement and construction for the entire clinker line. "Nearly four decades of ongoing and successful collaboration have strengthened the relationship between thyssenkrupp and LafargeHolcim in Morocco. Both companies share the same vision: we provide state-of-the-art technology and develop tailor-made solutions for our custom...

Cement sector helps thyssenkrupp to its highest order intake in five years

23 November 2017, Published under Cement News

ThyssenKrupp has reported double-digit gains order intakes for 2016/17. The cement sector helped the Industrial Solutions segment achieved a turnaround in order intake with the business area recording its highest figure in five years. With adjusted EBIT of EUR1910m for the group and EUR1722m for the continuing operations (excluding Steel Americas), the group exceeded its earnings targets, reports thyssenKrupp. The industrial and technology group thyssenkrupp continues its good operating ...

New CEO for thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions

05 May 2017, Published under Cement News

Dr Peter Feldhaus, currently CEO of thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, is to be the new CEO of the Industrial Solutions business area. At its meeting earlier this week the Industrial Solutions supervisory board appointed him executive board member and CEO of the business area effective 4 May. “Dr Peter Feldhaus has outstanding strategic skills and experience in various sectors. As CEO he integrated Marine Systems more fully into the overall structure of the Industrial Solutions business area an...

Bolivia awards Potosí contract to German-Spanish consortium

22 March 2017, Published under Cement News

The Bolivian government has awarded the US$241m contract to construct a new cement plant in Potosí to a consortium of Germany-based thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions and Spanish companies Imasa and Valoriza (Sacyr Group). The new plant will be located in the community of Chiutara, 4000m above sea level, making it one of the highest in the world, according to the Service’s of Development of Productive Companies (Sedem). The consortium is scheduled to the deliver the 1.3Mta plant in 36 ...

Algeria: thyssenkrupp awarded 6000tpd plant order

25 January 2017, Published under Cement News

Société des Cements Sigus, a subsidiary of Groupe Industriel des Cements d'Algerie (GICA), has placed an order with thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions for a new 6000tpd plant. The plant will be located in Sigus, Oum El Bouaghi, around 340km east of Algiers. This order follows a previous contract with GICA for a 6000tpd plant which was signed in 2013. The main components of the order include a 1600tph primary crusher, a 500tph secondary crusher for additives, a 75,000t circular blending bed...

Saudi Arabia: Yamama Cement secures US$266m for new plant

03 January 2017, Published under Cement News

Saudi Arabia's Yamama Cement Company has secured SAR1bn (US$266.6m) to partially fund the building of a new plant, it said on Monday. The three-year financing includes SAR750m from National Commercial Bank and SAR250m from Samba Financial Group, the company said in its statement. The company signed a SAR4.2bn contract with thyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions in November 2015 to build the works, it said at the time. It will be located 100km outside the Saudi capital of Riyadh and boast a ...