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Cemtech Asia 2019: sustainability in Asia's cement industry

18 June 2019, Published under Cement News

Cemtech Asia 2019 has opened its doors to delegates from over 35 countries across the regional cement industry, which is being held at the Avani+ Riverside hotel, Bangkok, Thailand, between 16-19 June. Cemtech Asia 2019 discusses pathways to a low-carbon future Thomas Armstrong, managing director of International Cement Review, began the proceedings by welcoming delegates to Bangkok for this unmissable industry event. Mr Armstrong looked at the driving factors which have led ...

Powtech 2019 draws in the crowds

10 April 2019, Published under Cement News

Powtech 2019, the leading exhibition for experts in the powder and bulk solids technology, began at the Nuremberg Exhibition Centre, Germany, on Tuesday. The conference features booths from the leading suppliers of bagging and packaging, bulk materials handling, dust control, grinding and laboratory equipment to the cement industry. Delegates make their way to Powtech 2019, the leading powder and bulk solids technology exhibition The event, which concludes on Thursday, 11 April,...

Cemtech Middle East & Africa off to successful start

19 February 2019, Published under Cement News

Over 200 delegates from the global cement industry have come together for Cemtech Middle East & Africa 2019, which is being held at the Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE, between 17-20 February. International Cement Review's Managing Director, Thomas Armstrong, inaugurated the conference by welcoming delegates to Dubai. Mr Armstrong considered how oversupply is one of the largest issues that dominates the cement sector in the Middle East and African region, with a 55-60 per cent utilisation rate in 20...

Trinidad Cement helps promote safe building practices

06 November 2018, Published under Cement News

The Tobago House of Assembly and Trinidad Cement Ltd (TCL) collaborated to host a one-day concrete and cement symposium last week to promote best building practices. TCL’s Group Commercial Strategy Advisor, Avalene Mooloo, noted the importance of strong infrastructure in the region. "With the onslaught of the amount of natural disasters that has been occurring in the Caribbean for the last couple of years – Haiti all the way back to the last weekend in Trinidad – where we have been getti...

Cementos Portland Valderrivas looks at the circular economy

19 July 2018, Published under Cement News

Cementos Portland Valderrivas recently participated in a workshop organised by Spain’s Ministry of Environment and the Andalucian authorities on how to launch projects based on industrial symbiosis, part of a circular economy approach that promotes the efficient use of resources.

WCA announces panel to discuss climate action in Paris

25 May 2018, Published under Cement News

The World Cement Association (WCA) announced today the participants for its high-level, international expert panel at the WCA Global Climate Change Forum (GCCF) which will take place in Paris on 27 and 28 June 2018.   The event will bring together CEOs and leaders of the association’s member companies, as well as external analysts, to address the environmental challenges the cement industry faces and build momentum for joint action. Experts from the International Energy Agency, the CDP (fo...

The future of concrete

10 October 2017, Published under Cement News

In the second report from the international symposium “The Future of Cement’, which took place in Paris in June, we look at recent developments in the world of concrete in terms of production methods, emissions, standards, sustainability and 3D printing. The symposium examined the use of concrete in modern-day cities In June this year, ICR partnered an international symposium looking at the research underway in the field of concrete production. The event, held at the UNESCO head...

The future of cement

18 September 2017, Published under Cement News

In the first of two reports from the recent international symposium, “The Future of Cement” that took place in Paris, we look at the role played by Louis Vicat in the industrialisation of modern cements and the latest developments in terms of materials chemistry and cement manufacturing. Paris was the host city for “The Future of Cement”, an international symposium, organised by SFIC, ATILH and UNESCO Held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris this June, “The Future of Cement” was...

Cemtech's Singapore success

01 September 2017, Published under Cement News

Cemtech’s annual Asia conference returned to Singapore for the first time since 2008, bringing together over 200 cement producers and industry stakeholders from 40 nations. Senior industry figures shared views on dynamic Asian cement industry developments and technology, with expert presentations on grinding, alternative fuels and other manufacturing topics. Another resounding success for Cemtech! Cemtech Asia opens with a review of trends across global and Asian cement markets ...

Calgary welcomes the IEEE-IAS/PCA

03 July 2017, Published under Cement News

The IEEE-IAS/PCA 59th Cement Industry Technical Conference and Exhibition, held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on 21-25 May 2017 attracted 833 delegates from 27 countries and was supported by an international exhibition of 149 exhibition stands. Delegates had the choice of attending professional development and process training sessions, as well as participating in two days of technical presentations, three forums and a plant tour of LafargeHolcim’s expanded Exshaw cement plant on the edge of ...