Loesche has managed to gain a new customer in Nepal, namely the cement division of the Chaudhary Group (CG Group) based in Kathmandu. The subsidiary of the conglomerate placed an order for a vertical roller mill for coal grinding for its cement plant in the Palpa region. The mill has a capacity of 25 t/h.
Loesche has received an order for a coal grinding unit though KHD in the new clinkerisation plant of Chaudhary Group with KHD being the lead bidder. The Loesche Coal Mill, LM 26.3 D, will be in operation by the year 2018 with a throughput of 50 t/h, 15 % R on 90 μm.
The plant has been designed for the production of 3900 t clinker per day (OPC basis). The limestone required for this will be extracted from a nearby mine.