New order for cement grinding plant extension in Burkina Faso

In May 2016, Intercem’s third order – out of five – with the Cim Metal Group – Cimasso Cement Grinding Plant – 2.0 million t/a – in Bobo Dioulasso/ Burkina Faso started. The plant was commissioned by the end of 2018 and production started successfully. Due to a growing demand for cement, the investor decided to double his capacity and ordered an extension line and an upgrade of the existing line from Intercem which will be integrated on the existing plant: Cimasso II.

Cimasso II contains:

three truck unloading stations

various raw material handling systems

one raw material hopper station

one cement grinding plant with vertical roller mill

four 5.400 t-cement silos

five 12-spout rotary packers

ten truck loading stations

ten truck weighing bridges

one upgrading of the existing cement grinding plant

Intercem is in charge of the engineering, all mechanical and electrical plant components incl. steel construction/cladding with equipment exclusively of European origin, the project management and is also responsible for the supervision activities for the civil, mechanical and electrical assembly works and commissioning of the plant. Intercem scope of supply:

General plant layout and construction design

Project management and supervision

General and detailed engineering

Complete drawings and documentation

Process calculation and flow sheets

Supply of equipment

Erection management and commissioning

Training and service

Case studies and expert reports

After sales service

Assessment of existing facilities


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