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Starlinger delivers 500th AD*STAR block bottom sack conversion

22 December 2021, Published under Cement News

Côte d’Ivoire-based packaging producer Plastica has increased its AD*STAR sack production capacity by 45m sacks per year to 80m sacks, following the installation of the ad*starKON SX+ packaging line. The new line converts woven polypropylene tape fabric into AD*STAR block bottom valve sacks by means of heat sealing and has a production capacity of 120 block bottom sacks per minute. “As we experience increasing demand for AD*STAR cement sacks we have decided to expand production with anothe...

Dominican Republic: Cemex inaugurates San Pedro de Macorís packaging line

06 April 2017, Published under Cement News

Cemex has inaugurated a new packaging and palletising line at its San Pedro de Macorís plant in the Dominican Republic. The new Italian-built facility represents an investment of DOP400m (US$8.5m) will enable the company to increase its capacity by 30 per cent, bringing the plant’s capacity to over 3Mta. "This is the first of several major investments to be made by CEMEX in the Dominican Republic. In the next two years we will be expanding our photovoltaic power generation plant, modi...