On 17 May 2017, a signing ceremony for Cemex Philippines’ new kiln production line was held in Makati City, Philippines. The ceremony was led by Cemex Holdings Philippines President and CEO, Mr. Palomino, and CBMI Construction Co. Ltd. chairman of the board, Mr. Tong Laigou, and was witnessed by Cemex EVP Global Cement Operation and Technology, Mr. Torres, and CBMI Marketing Director, Mr. Ma Aiguo.
The contract signing between Cemex and CBMI marks the start of the design and engineering work of Solid Cement Corporation (SCC) in the Philippines.
The large scale development planned for Cemex’s Solid Cement plant includes the construction of a new integrated production line, with a cement capacity of 1.5 million t, and scope from quarry crushing to package and dispatch. The contract covers engineering, equipment supply, civil work, erection, training and commissioning.
It is the first EPC contract for Cemex Group, and also the first cooperation between CBMI and Cemex. Both parties would like to strengthen the basis for future cooperation.
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