Issue 6/2018

Content

Editorial

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Spotlight

CEMENTOS ARGOS S.A.

Argos sowed the seeds for greater competitiveness

In 2017, Cementos Argos, a subsidiary of Grupo Argos, made significant progress in the implementation of its Building Efficiency and Sustainability for Tomorrow (BEST) program. Advancing towards its...

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EBERHARDT SCHWAB GMBH

Eberhardt Schwab case studies

As a complement to the interview with ZKG International there are two case studies described in the following: Case study IFollowing an explosion of fuel in an annular shaft kiln, the kiln showed...

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GEBR. PFEIFFER SE

Another two Pfeiffer mills for Wonder Cement

Wonder Cement belongs to a family-owned company headquartered in Udaipur/India, which, apart from many other businesses, is active in the cement sector. Since 2010 Gebr. Pfeiffer SE has delivered five ...

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08.04.-14.04.2019, Munich/Germany

bauma 2019: new hall and site structure

Part of the bauma outdoor exhibition area

The next edition of the world’s leading trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines, construction vehicles and construction equipment will take place from 08.04.-14.04.2019. Currently, the worldwide demand for exhibition space is extremely high ...

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GEBR. PFEIFFER SE

First contract for MVR mills for Indonesia

Pfeiffer has been awarded its first contract to supply MVR mills to Indonesia. The package ordered incorporates two MVR 5000 C-4 mills for cement grinding and one MVR 5000 R-4 for raw material...

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GEBR. PFEIFFER SE

Selling first mills to Dangote Cement

For its new location in Okpella, Edo State/Nigeria, Dangote Cement PLC has ordered an MVR 6000 R-4 for raw material grinding and an MPS 3350 BK for processing Nigerian coal for kiln firing. Thanks to...

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Products

Companies

Interview

MICHAEL HÜNERLAGE AND HARALD SCHWAB, EBERHARDT SCHWAB GMBH, LEMGO/GERMANY

A trusted advisor for the worldwide lime industry

The M-Group, an internationally operating group of companies, based in Lemgo/Germany, is pleased to announce the merger of its subsidiaries Eberhardt GmbH and Schwab GmbH, both specialized in lime...

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Plant report

Markets and Trends

ONESTONE CONSULTING S.L.

Huge capacity expansions despite overcapacities

Gresik cement plant in Indonesia

Despite large overcapacities in many countries, cement capacity expansion continues on a high level. This is one of the results of a recently released multi-client market report which studied the ...

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Process

WUERTH CONSULTING ENGINEERS

How safe is your silo?

How long does a silo last, and what can we do to lengthen its life span? One way to do so is to ensure timely inspections and good maintenance. How? This contribution provides some answers. 

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Materials

Patents

WO 2018/077772 A1

Additive for construction chemical compositions

(22) 23.10.2017(43) 03.05.2018(57) The present invention concerns an additive for construction chemical compositions, in particular mortar and cement compositions. The additive comprises at least one...

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US9963386 (B1)

Method of manufacturing hydrated lime

(22) 16.05.2017(43) 08.05.2018(57) A method of providing highly reactive hydrated lime and the resultant lime hydrate where an initial lime feed comprising calcium and impurities is first ground to a...

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