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ALBA Nordbaden: RDF line in service

ALBA Nordbaden GmbH has put the new production line for refuse-derived fuel from mixed construction and commercial waste into service.


All about fans

Rounding up recent fan upgrade projects in the USA and Europe, including projects at Ash Grove Cemen’s Durkhee plant and CalPortland’s Rillito plant.


HeidelbergCement reacts to EC’s veto of Cemex Croatia deal

HeidelbergCement disagrees with the European Commission’s decision to veto the takeover of Cemex Croatia by Duna Drava Cement, a joint venture between the HeidelbergCement and Schwenk Zement, and will carefully review its options going forward.


Takeover of Cemex Croatia vetoed by EC

The European Commission has officially vetoed the proposed takeover of Cemex Croatia by Duna Dráva Cement, a joint venture between HeidelbergCement and Schwenk Zement.


Italcementi integration continues apace

The consolidation of Italcementi following its takeover by HeidelbergCement proceeded faster that anticipated in 2016 with anticipated synergy savings now hitting €470 million.