Anhui Conch has contracted sister company, Conch Design, for engineering services related to the design and upgrade of various cement projects.
Asia & Pacific Rim
Xuan Thanh, a Vietnamese cement producer, has selected FLSmidth as its operations and productivity advisor.
Positive results from its North American and European business saw CRH post earnings of €3.3 billion in 2017.
HeidelbergCement’s Asia-Pacific business showed signs of stabilisation in 2017 with demand strengthening through the year.
CEMEX reported a challenging year in its Asia, Middle East and Africa business on weakness in the key Egyptian and Filipino markets.
CEMEX owned Caribbean Cement Co. undergoes significant restructuring to improve health and safety and production performance.
Wärtsilä and Hail Cement Co. have renewed their three-year asset assessment agreement power plant in Turbah, Saudi Arabia.
The World Cement Association (WCA) has welcomed Anhui Conch Cement Company, also known as Conch Cement, as a Founding Member.
Kazakh cement maker, Steppe Cement, reported revenues up by 20% in 2017 on the back of higher sales and prices.
Both Vietnamese domestic cement consumption and exports grew in 2017, boosting the country’s cement shipments by 6% on the previous year.
More than 250 t of machinery is to be provided by AUMUND Fördertechnik to Almalyk Mining and Processing in Uzbekistan.
Mechel, a Russian mining company, and Chinese cement maker, Jidong Cement, have signed a long-term coal supply agreement.
A new production line at CEMEX Philippines’ subsidiary, SOLID Cement Corp., has received its environmental certificate.