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Cement news updates

Fuelled by efficiency

Dr. Dipl. Eng. Jan Tuma, BEUMER Group, considers the most effective solutions for efficient conveying, storage and feeding of alternative fuels.


Change in China

Tobias Schongar, Siemens, describes the company’s role in the modernisation of the Tianyang cement plant in China.

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Project Punta Arenas

Fernando Dueñas, CEMENGAL, details the supply of a cement mill modular grinding plant for Cementos MELON S.A in Punta Arenas, Southern Chile.


Holcim completes acquisition of PTB-Compaktuna

PTB offers a broad range of high-performance building solutions from adhesives and specialty mortars to finishings, adding to Holcim’s specialty systems portfolio in Europe.


HeidelbergCement continues share buyback programme

The second tranche in the amount of €300 to €350 million is scheduled to start within the first quarter of 2022 and is to be completed by the third quarter 2022 at the latest.


CEMEX expands use of renewable diesel at California operations

The company has announced that it is continuing to expand its use of low carbon alternative fuels at several of its California operations, utilising renewable diesel to power trucks and machinery as part of its global Future in Action programme.


MPA merges with British Precast

British Precast, whose members include manufacturers of concrete masonry, paving slabs, structural sections and drainage systems, has merged with the Mineral Products Association (MPA) which represents all the UK’s cement makers, over 90% of aggregates producers and more than 70% of ready-mixed concrete suppliers.