Tag Archives: cement

BHS-Sonthofen: Twin-shaft Batch Mixer used on major Construction Site in Germany

Sonthofen, Germany – The concrete manufacturer Godel-Beton based in Stuttgart, Germany, has been relying on the tried-and-tested twin-shaft mixing technology from BHS-Sonthofen for decades – and is currently counting on its expertise in the Stuttgart 21 project. Continue reading BHS-Sonthofen: Twin-shaft Batch Mixer used on major Construction Site in Germany

Safeguarding Your Silos – Hycontrol ensures essential Silo Safety for Sika

By M. Stevenson, D. Green When global sealant and adhesive specialists Sika suspected its over-pressurization control system fell short of existing regulations, they asked a global supplier of such systems to investigate and recommend a suitable new system. Continue reading Safeguarding Your Silos – Hycontrol ensures essential Silo Safety for Sika

Reduce Conveyor Servicing Costs: Mexican Cement Manufacturer Addresses Conveyor Carryback

By R. Felde Spillage from a belt conveyor isn’t just a dirty mess, it’s also a source of safety and cost problems. Following find a solution deliverd to Mexican cement manufacturer. Continue reading Reduce Conveyor Servicing Costs: Mexican Cement Manufacturer Addresses Conveyor Carryback

Holding the World together: Cement – Systems for a more Energy-efficient and environmentally friendly Production

By D. Rose Cement is the most commonly used building material worldwide. Its manufacture is challenging due to ever stricter environmental regulations and cost pressures because of large overcapacities. Cement manufacturers need support with systems and machines which, adapted to the market, increase the efficiency of their production and, thus, their competitiveness. Continue reading Holding the World together: Cement – Systems for a more Energy-efficient and environmentally friendly Production

Dust-free Ship-Unloading: Loading Chutes for clean and safe Transfer of Cement

By H. Wichers – Cement is a bulk material handled in charges of tens of thousand tons down to bags of a few kilogram. The bulk transport in ships needs a high-performance transfer system, which, if need be, can change between various unloading points. Continue reading Dust-free Ship-Unloading: Loading Chutes for clean and safe Transfer of Cement

FLSmidth wins Contract for new 3600 tpd Cement Plant in Morocco

Copenhagen, Denmark – On June 19, 2019, FLSmidth together with Société Générale des Travaux du Maroc (SGTM) signed a contract with TEKCIM S.A. to co-deliver a full cement plant with a capacity of 3600 tonnes per day. The plant will be built in Ouled Ghanem in Morocco’s El-Jadida province and is scheduled to be fully operational in the third quarter of 2022. FLSmidth’s share of the turnkey contract amounts to DKK 335 million (approx. USD 50 million). Continue reading FLSmidth wins Contract for new 3600 tpd Cement Plant in Morocco

Limestone in a Silo: OK – but out? Resolving Material Accumulation in Cement Plant Limestone Silo

By C. Schmelzer – Cement production involves a good deal of bulk material handling. As the base materials, and especially their handling behaviour, are prone to humidity, special action must be taken to keep these materials moving in the course of the production process. Continue reading Limestone in a Silo: OK – but out? Resolving Material Accumulation in Cement Plant Limestone Silo

BHS-Sonthofen: Bypass Dust in Cement Manufacturing – Reduce Energy Costs by utilizing Bypass Dust

By R. Schmid A new method allows the use of up to 100 percent alternative fuels for clinker manufacturing and the recovery of the resulting bypass dust as a recyclable material. Continue reading BHS-Sonthofen: Bypass Dust in Cement Manufacturing – Reduce Energy Costs by utilizing Bypass Dust

FLSmidth to deliver new Cement Production Line in Vietnam

Copenhagen, Denmark – Xuan Thanh Cement has awarded FLSmidth a contract to deliver equipment for a brownfield cement production line in Ha Nam province in Vietnam. The contract has a value of around DKK 550 million (approx. USD 82 million).  The order is due to be fully delivered by the end of 2020, and once operational the production line will have a capacity of 12,500 tonnes per day.

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Tank Connection: 3000 t Cement Storage Silo, Australia

Parsons (KS), United States – This beautifully constructed bolted RTP (Rolled, Tapered Panel) silo, built by Tank Connection in partnership with McMahon Services Australia and Ammermann Partners, stores 3000 metric tons of cement and serves the local Australian market. Continue reading Tank Connection: 3000 t Cement Storage Silo, Australia