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Estanda completes ball mill renovation in Saudi

07 January 2016, Published under Cement News

Estanda has successfully completed the commissioning of a two-compartment cement ball mill for a cement producer in Saudi Arabia. The project was carried out on Cement Mill 2  (with a diameter of 5m), operating in parallel with the Cement Mill 1 (CM1), which had previously been renovated and updated by Estanda in 2013. The renovation of CM2 affected all the interior steel components of the mill involved in the grinding process: inlet headwall liners, lifting liners of first ball mill chamb...

Two Loesche mills ordered for PT Semen Baturaja

06 January 2016, Published under Cement News

Tianjin Cement Industry Design & Research Institute Co Ltd has ordered two LM 53.3+3 CS Loesche clinker grinding mills for PT Semen Baturaja in Indonesia. Both of the mills have a capacity of 175tph with material ground to a fineness of 3400 Blaine. Each mill is fitted with a gearbox with a power of 4200kW. The leadtime for the main components of the mill is nine months and the gearboxes are supplied within 12 months. The commissioning of both vertical roller mills is planned for the end o...

Ramco to establish new Odisha grinding unit

29 December 2015, Published under Cement News

Chennai-based Ramco Group is planning to establish a 0.9Mta cement grinding plant at Choudwar, district Cuttack, Odisha in eastern India on the Bay of Bengal. The estimated cost of the project is INR4.06bn (US$61.21m). The project has received clearance from the Government of Odisha, with construction set to commence in Q1 2016.

Loesche mill series for Batisöke project in Turkey

16 December 2015, Published under Cement News

Batisöke Söke Cimento Sanayii has ordered an entire line of vertical roller mills (VRM) from Loesche as part of a new kiln line project at the Söke cement plant in Turkey. For raw material grinding, a Loesche LM 56.4 has been ordered with a capacity of 500tph and a product fineness of 12 per cent R at 90μm. The gearbox of this mill has a power of 3400kW. Magnetic separators, metal detectors, refined parts for the mill fan and the engineering of the cyclone are also included in the scope o...

Ecocem proposed San Francisco grinding plant faces potential planning setback

04 December 2015, Published under Cement News

Ecocem's proposed manufacturing plant in San Francisco Bay faces a potential planning setback after receiving almost 500 submissions challenging its environmental impact report, the Irish Times reports. Ecocem is seeking permission  to repurpose a former flour milling site into a  grinding plant grinding plant in Vallejo, close to San Francisco, marking the Irish group's first venture in the United States. Under subsidiary Orcem California, the facility will include silos and truck/rail lo...

Estanda completes ball mill water injection system for Buzzi, Italy

27 November 2015, Published under Cement News

At the end of October 2015, Estanda completed the installation of a water injection system for a 3.8m diameter ball cement mill for the Buzzi Unicem group (Italy). This project enabled Estanda to achieve the target requested by the customer: ie, to obtain an outlet temperature in the cement of lower than 100˚C without compromising the quality of cement and maintaining the productivity of the process. The water injection system installed includes the following features, as outlined by Estan...

Milling for higher demand

25 November 2015, Published under Cement News

To optimise its production capabilities, Sanghi Industries decided to add a third mill to its grinding facilities near Abdasa Taluka in Gujarat, India. The new grinding unit would enable the company to not only improve its supply to the domestic cement market with OPC and PPC but also expand its export business. By Rakesh Ghia, Shivachari Vishwakarma and Vinod Porwal, Sanghi Industries Ltd, India. Sanghi Cement’s new ball mill pushes up grinding capacity to 3.5Mta Under the Sang...

China Resources Cement new line commences operations

24 November 2015, Published under Cement News

On 15 November 2015, China Resources Cement (Lianjiang) Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the China Resources Cement, commenced operation of its first cement grinding line with a production capacity of 1Mta in Lianjiang City, Guangdong province. The new production line will strengthen the company’s competitive edge in the south-western part of Guangdong, China Resources Cement said in a statement.

UBE's international aims

11 November 2015, Published under Cement News

During a recent visit to UBE Machinery Corp’s’ (UMC) headquarters in Japan, ICR spoke with Naohiko Yamaguchi, deputy manager and overseas sales manager of the company’s Industrial Machinery division, about the segment’s development. Serving both local and international markets, recent conveying advances by the company, plus the appetite for larger VRMs by foreign customers, now hold potential for further growth. The cement works in Yamaguchi prefecture is one of UBE Industries' three ...

Shree Cement commissions Uttar Pradesh grinding plant

02 November 2015, Published under Cement News

Shree Cement has commissioned a grinding plant at Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh on 30 October 2015, the company said in a statement to the Bombay Stock Exchange. The new facility has a cement capacity of 2Mta.