Mark Rock, Senior Vice President of Risk Management at CalPortland, has been awarded this year’s James M. Christie Safety & Health Professional of the year by the US National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association.
Cement news updates
FLSmidth is to deliver a new OK vertical cement mill to The India Cements Ltd, one of the leading cement producers in southern India.
Scottish building materials supplier, Skene Group, has added a second Volvo L220H loading shovel to its fleet at its Soutra Mains quarry.
A TEC has successfully launched a mobile version of its grinding mill to demonstrate the benefits of A TEC’s grinding technology.
Intercem has completed a new train unloading station at Ouagadougou for Cimfaso, part of Cim Metal Group, in connection with a new cement grinding plant.
Kapilvastu Cement will install and MVR vertical roller mill from Gebr. Pfeiffer at a new cement grinding plant in Kapilvastu, Nepal.
Dangote Cement has launched a rival takeover offer for South African cement maker, PPC, opening up a potential bidding war with Afrisam.
Grupo Argos and its subsidiary, Cementos Argos, have been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2017 as the Industry Global Leader in the materials division.
More cement news updates
Tarmac is one of the founding partners of Mates in Mind: a new mental health programme for people in the construction sector.
Magnus Ohlsson has been appointed the Managing Director of Swedish cement maker and HeidelbergCement subsidiary, Cementa.
Rockwell Automation has elected Blake D. Moret as Chairman of the Board.
The European Construction Institute has become part of BRE.
The state government of Himachal Pradesh has approved the construction of a new clinker production line by Asian Concretes and Cements Ptv. Ltd.
Ash Grove Cement Co. has promoted J. Randall Vance as President and CEO, assuming the roles from Charles Sunderland, who remains Chairman.
PPC cuts capital expenditure for 2018 – 2020, shoring up its liquidity position, as shareholders consider merger proposal from Afrisam.
Pakistani cement maker, Attock Cement, has reported an increase in pre-tax profits on higher sales.
Lehigh Hanson will once again be joining HeidelbergCement’s Quarry Life Award, with four North American quarries.
Recent figures indicate a fall in construction output in the UK, according to the Construction Products Association.
Cemex is celebrating 25 years since it first implemented its international diversification strategy.
Kansas-based The Monarch Cement Co. has reported a rise in cement sales in 2Q17 and 1H17.
The listed units of CNBM and Sinoma are to merge, following the combination of their parent companies last year.
Pioneer Cement’s new production line at its plant in Punjab province, Pakistan, will include four Loesche mills for raw meal, cement, and coal grinding.