Kazakh cement producer, Steppe Cement, has seen revenue rise through 2018, following its decision to prioritise price increases over volume growth.
Asia & Pacific Rim
LafargeHolcim group company, Holcim Philippines, is continuing to upgrade its production capacity and efficiency at its plants in the Luzon region of the country.
Tan Sri Abdul Rashid bi Abdul Manaf started as Group Chairman of Malaysian cement producter, Cahya Mata Sarawak (CMS), at the beginning of October.
Global cement consumption is predicted to marginally decline following a reduction in Chinese demand
ABB recently won an order to provide additional integrated digital automation and electrical equipment for Tan Thang Cement Joint Stock Company’s greenfield cement plant in Vietnam.
San Miguel Northern Cement Incorporated has chosen technology from Loesche for its new 5000 tpd production line at the Sison site in the province of Pangasinan, the Philippines.
Ambuja Cements has moved two notches up to 5th place globally in the Construction Material category of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index - 2018.
The Vietnam Association for Building Materials has hosted a Loesche Group seminar on processing alternative fuels in the cement industry.
Hengshui Decheng Machinery and Equipment Co. Ltd is to build several cement and brick production facilities in Uzbekistan.
Holcim Lanka and Ambuja Cement veteran, Rizmy Rishard, has been appointed an independent director at Siam City Cement (Lanka).
ResourceCo and Cleanaway have launched the biggest waste-derived engineered fuel plant in Australia.