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Podgorensky opens for business

22 April 2013, Published under Cement News

Eurocement Group is already the dominant cement producer in Russia with 16 cement plants in 2012. At the end of last year the company increased its number of domestic cement plants by announcing that the Podgorensky plant was now ready to begin commercial production. The facility is situated in an area with abundant raw material reserves that should exceed 100Mt. By Eurocement Group, Russia. Podgorensky Cement has a 3Mta cement capacity and is the newest plant in Eurocement Group ...

Building Al Ain

25 March 2013, Published under Cement News

To help realise its plans to expand its building materials portfolio in the United Arab Emirates, Arkan Building Materials Co contracted Sinoma International Engineering Co Ltd to construct its new Al Ain Cement Factory (ACF) at the Arkan Industrial Park in Al Ain, UAE. Satisfied with the completed plant, the cement producer also subsequently awarded the China-based firm with the operations contract. By Overseas Development Branch of Sinoma International Engineering Co Ltd (formerly known as...

Welcome to the new builds (3)

23 January 2013, Published under Cement News

In this third and final part of ICR's biannual project review, we focus on new cement plant projects in Asia. Over the past year, India and Indonesia have emerged as key expansion areas for the cement industry with several further projects in Vietnam and China also being completed. PT Semen Gresik opened its new Tuban IV plant in Indonesia Azerbaijan July 2012 saw the inauguration of Holcim’s new E300m dry-process line at its Garadagh cement plant, Baku. The new 1.7Mta kiln r...

Welcome to the new builds (2)

09 January 2013, Published under Cement News

As new kiln capacity figures for 2012 indicate signs of a recovery, ICR takes a look a new capacity and upgrades in Africa and the Middle East in this second part of its biannual new project review. HeidelbergCement's new 1Mta grinding mill at the Tema grinding plant, Ghana Africa Angola The Cimenfort cement plant was inaugurated in August 2012 in the Catumbela Industrial Growth Point (PDIC), central Benguela province, during a ceremony presided over by the Minister of Geo...