LafargeHolcim and employee representatives have established a new European Works Council, bringing together company management with representatives from some 19 countries.
Cement news updates
Cement manufacturers in the Philippines will no longer be required to secure a Mineral Processing Permit.
Anhui Conch continues its international expansion, as officials visit the site of a planned cement plant in Uzbekistan.
HarbisonWalker will be constructing its new manufacturing facility at The Point Industrial Park, Ohio.
The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, has awarded 14 licences to set up cement plants in the province.
Robert Carroll, UK Quality Ash Association (UKQAA), UK, explains how the flyash market is prepared to respond to the closing of coal-fired power plants in the UK.
Guinee Industries Ciments (GIC) is to install KHD’s COMFLEX technology to upgrade the performance of its grinding unit at the Conakry cement plant.
MacGregor has opened a training academy for customers that includes a purpose-built virtual-reality showroom.
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ELKON has supplied a new concrete batching plant to a company in Israel.
Parker Hannifin has completed its purchase of filtration specialist, Clarcor Inc., for US$4.3 billion.
The MSHA has announced a 60-day extension on the implementation of the workplace exams rule.
Ecocem subsidiary, Orcem Americas, is to appeal a decision to refuse it planning permission to construct a €45 million blastfurnace slag mill in Vallejo, California.
LBO France has entered into negotiations with Cinven for the sale of CHRYSO.
Command Alkon and McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing have partnered to offer enhanced telematics to the ready-mixed concrete industry. The integrated solution will combine McNeilus FLEX Controls and Command Alkon’s TrackIt fleet management software.
A consortium led by Sacyr Industrial has won an EPC contract to construction an integrated cement plant in Potosí, Bolivia.
Metso has delivered two new impact crushers to Laval quarry in Quebec.
Fives FCB, part of the Fives Group, has signed a contract to revamp the kiln at a refractory chamotte plant in Cherkassy, Ukraine.
Petron Engineering has received a letter of intent from Shree Cement for civil work at its Gulbarga cement plant in Karnataka.
Local politicians have attached a decision to approve Irish Cement’s plant to switch from fossil fuels to refuse-derived fuels at its Mungret plant.
Emami Cement, part of the diversified Emami Group, has commissioned a cement grinding plant in West Bengal as part of its plants to become a major player in the Indian cement market.
Cemex has provided a uniquely coloured concrete for the restoration of the City of Archives in Mexico.
Dyckerhoff Basal has installed two mobile concrete production plants at the entrance to the port of Amsterdam.