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Bestway Cement starts dispatch from Farooqia Line II

03 July 2018, Published under Cement News

Bestway Cement Ltd (BCL) has started dispatches of cement from its new Farooqia Line II, having clinker capacity of 6000tpd, at Hattar in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Local supply commenced on 20 June, according to Sehar Husain, company secretary, in a notice to Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX). Performance in 9MFY18 (July 2017-March 2018) BCL's cement production stood at 6.462Mt in 9MFY18, up by 13 per cent over last year's equivalent period. The local dispatches grew by 20 per cent, while exports ...

Fit for future challenges

02 July 2018, Published under Cement News

Vietnamese cement producer Xuan Thanh Cement awarded Germany-based grinding specialist Loesche the contract to supply the advanced grinding system for its Line 2 expansion project. The company opted for a vertical roller mill, which it expected to deliver a higher output at a lower power consumption than the roller press/ball mill combination of Line 1. By Konrad Scharping, Loesche GmbH, Germany. Xuan Thanh Cement’s Line 2 benefits from a range of state-of-the-art technology, supplied...

KHD Humboldt Wedag wins 5000tpd clinker line order in Marmara

05 April 2018, Published under Cement News

YD Madencilik (Üstyapi Insaat Group) has awarded Humboldt Wedag GmbH with the engineering and procurement of a new 5000tpd clinker line near Yiglica, Düzce, in the Marmara region of Turkey. KHD is responsible for engineering and equipment supply, as well as the supervision of erection and commissioning. The new clinker production line will consist of the following KHD core components: Six-stage preheater with P YROCLON ® LowNOX AF calciner, equipped with a P YROTOP ® compact mi...

Attock Cement reports net sales increase in 2H17

25 January 2018, Published under Cement News

Attock Cement Pakistan Ltd has announced its financial results for the half-year period ended 31 December 2017. The company’s profit after tax fell 16 per cent YoY, to PKR1.15bn (US$10.38m) from PKR1.37bn seen in the year-ago period. Attock Cement’s net sales increased to PKR7.56bn in the second half of 2017, compared to PKR7.22bn of 2H16. The company also reported a distribution cost of PKR48.5m (2016: PKR52.6m) and administrative expenses of PKR24.1m (2016: 20.9m) in the 2H17. Furthe...

Hyderabad High Court halts construction of Nagarjuna Cements' third unit

21 September 2017, Published under Cement News

The Hyderabad High Court has issued notices to the Central and Telengana state governments to halt the construction of a third unit of Nagarjuna Cements Ltd in Suryapet district, India. Karunakar Reddy, counsel for the petitioner, submitted that the company had begun its expansion work for the third unit despite objections by the locals raised during the public hearing. He submitted that the cement unit has been causing air and water pollution of the area. The bench directed the respond...