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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 ...

Cemtech Rome 2017

25 April 2017, Published under Cement News

Cemtech Rome has successfully concluded after being held on 1-4 October 2017 at the Sheraton Roma Hotel and Conference Center. Please view a full report of the event here , alongside photos of the event.

IEEE Fatality and Serious Injury Prevention symposium

05 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Co-sponsored by the PCA’s Occupational Health and Safety Committee, IEEE’s Maintenance and Safety Working Group and the Cement Industry Working Committee, the first IEEE Fatality and Serious Injury (FSI) Prevention Symposium was held during the recent IEEE-IAC/PCA Technical Conference in Dallas, USA. ICR was present to report on the findings. Allen Hamblen, president and CEO of CalPortland Co (left), highlighted the need for change in safety culture during the first IEEE FSI Preven...

Cemtech Asia and the Philippine growth trail

01 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Cemtech Asia’s seventh conference and exhibition, which took place in Manila, Philippines, between 19-22 June, provided an exceptional opportunity to take stock of the industry’s progress in one of the world’s fastest-growing regions. Ernesto M Ordoñez, president of the Cement Manufacturers’ Association of the Philippines (CeMAP), delivered the keynote address, using the opportunity to highlight the country’s upward momentum in cement consumption. Ernesto M Ordoñez addresses delegates...

58th IEEE-IAS/PCA meeting sets US scene

18 May 2016, Published under Cement News

The 58th IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference started its first full day of tutorial presentations on Tuesday at the Gaylord Texas Resort Centre, Grapevine, USA. The event attracted more than 950 delegates from 29 countries with a supporting international exhibition of 176 booths. Scott Nielson, conference committee chair, underlined the importance of the cement industry in Texas that produces 15Mta of cement making up 13 per cent of all US cement production – more cement than ...