Kiln system upgraded to present state of the art

On 22.07.2009 the groundbreaking ceremony for the clinker production upgrade project at the cement factory of Leube GmbH in St. Leonhard/Austria marked the beginning of an approx. € 30 m modernization measure that will also have the effect of securing jobs at this location. The project team of the cement factory had worked out the concept together with A TEC Production & Services GmbH. On 09.10.2009 the foundation stone was laid during a staff celebration (Fig. 1). As a symbolic act the current construction drawing was signed by all the employees present at the celebration and then ­imbedded...

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