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Christian Pfeiffer supplies Dyckerhoff's Deuna cement plant

16 March 2022, Published under Cement News

In December Christian Pfeiffer delivered a mill head with welded-on mill shot for a raw mill for Dyckerhoff ’s Deuna cement plant in Germany. Due to the on-time delivery the assembly started according to schedule. The customer reused the trunnion and the assembly was completed successfully.  

Dealing with dust

16 February 2021, Published under Cement News

With dust chemistry varying between direct operation when the raw mill is out of action and indirect operation when the raw mill is running, finding a destination for baghouse dust while maintaining a homogenous kiln feed is a long-standing issue in cement production. By John Kline and Benjamin Kline, Kline Consulting LLC, USA. Figure 1: a typical raw mill and kiln feed configuration The simple question of what to do with baghouse dust when the raw mill is out of operation has p...

Reconditioning race against time

28 May 2019, Published under Cement News

The reconditioning of 14 raw and coal mill rollers enabled one US cement plant to be fully up-and-running after a shorter-than-usual maintenance period just before the facility’s busiest season. By Smith Services, USA. One of the eight raw mill rollers for reconditioning Working around the clock, seven-days-a-week, a major cement mill located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the USA produces over 4000tpd of cement. Spanning over 100 acres, the mill is one part of the US industry’s ...

New chapter for the OK mill

09 August 2017, Published under Cement News

With the market trend for large-capacity plants demanding bigger and bigger mills, FLSmidth’s OKTM mill is now also available for raw grinding applications. The largest VRM for raw milling in the world, the FLSmidth OK 54-6 mill, is currently installed at Semen Padang’s Indarung VI line in Indonesia. By John Terembula, FLSmidth. The OK mill can be operated with a number of rollers out of service, minimising the risk of lost production The OK mill has long served the cement indus...

India: 10 Gebr Pfeiffer mills for Shree Cement

18 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Kolkata-based Shree Cement, one of Gebr Pfeiffer’s best customers, has placed an order for 10 mills. This deal will support the Shree Cement’s continuing expansion strategy, which aims to distribute several cement works across India and produce cement in stand-alone grinding terminals. Gebr Pfeiffer will supply MVR 6000 R-6 raw mills, each with a capacity of about 550tph and an installed drive power of 6700kW. The order will come equipped with MPS 2800 BK coal mills that feature a 720kW d...