Editorial

Here’s to the New Year 2017!

Another eventful year is drawing to its close. The overriding issues in the cement and lime industry were addressed at the General Assembly of the International Lime Association in Washington and the recently concluded AICCE21 in Abu Dhabi. These include the use of alternative fuels and the possibilities for lowering energy costs, CO2 and other harmful emissions. Reducing ...

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LOESCHE GMBH

The power of innovative engineering: The biggest Loesche mill type LM 70.4+4 CS in successful operation with the new COPE drive

The United Cement Company of Nigeria (Ltd), Unicem, commissioned their new cement plant 2 at Mfamosing, in Cross River State, Nigeria successfully in September 2016. Loesche received the order for two vertical roller mills: one type LM 60.4 for grinding cement raw material and one LM 70.4+4 CS, the biggest Loesche VRM built for grinding cement clinker. ...

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