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November 2012

This month’s issue takes burners as its focus, as well as including technical articles on issues ranging from white cement production, to advanced cement mixes and storage solutions. The monthly regional report turns to the Middle East and North Africa. In addition to a detailed overview of the state of the cement industry in the region’s markets, ASEC Cement and the Libyan Cement Company discuss the obstacles that must be overcome when working in challenging environments.


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The MENA Markets
Jack Davidson takes a look at the cement markets of the Middle East and North Africa.

Surviving the Revolution
Giorgio Bodo, ASEC Cement.

Working in Challenging Environments: Libya
Vladimir Markovic, Libyan Cement Company, Libya.

Complete Refractory Solution For A New Plant Project
Siam Refractory provides an overview of a refractory solution for a new project in Egypt.

Preview: 17th Arab International Cement Conference & Exhibition

Turning White Cement Green
Mussaid Waheed Qureshi, Kohat Cement Company Ltd, Pakistan.

White Cement in the UAE
Tareq Samaha, RAK White Cement Company, United Arab Emirates.

Development of a New Burner
Fives Pillard, France, presents an overview of the process behind developing a new burner.

Progressive Flames for Alternative Fuels
Christian Helmreich, GRECO Combustion Systems Europe, Austria.

Enabling Analysis
Dr Andreas Theisen, Retsch, Germany.

Efficiency Through Transparency
Sabine Bueschl, FRITZ and MACZIOL, Germany.

Materials Handling Round-up
A round-up of the latest product developments and contract news in materials handling.

A Physicist’s Fix
Kennan Yilmaz, Strain Systems, Inc., USA.

Sound Cleaning
Alex Bergus, Primasonics International Limited, UK.

Better Blended Cements
Peter Paone, Bridge Gap Engineering, USA.

Maximising the Potential of Supplementary Cementitious Materials
James Ballan, FLSmidth.

The Finer Things
Bill Price, Lafarge Cement, UK.

Low CO2 Solutions
Lesley S.C. Ko, Head of Novel Cements and Binders, Innovation, Holcim Group Support Ltd.

A Test of Strength
Reiner Härdtl and Ilker Koc, HeidelbergCement Technology Center GmbH, Germany.

Flyash, Fly
Mohan Medhe, Narendra Kumar, Manish Kuchya and S.P. Pandey, UltraTech Cement Ltd, India.

An African Magnate
Paul Maxwell-Cook interviews one of Africa’s richest and most influential businessmen.

Capturing Profits
Russell Howard and Brian Sefton, Oakbio, USA.


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