At CalPortland’s Mojave cement plant, kiln production and efficiency were adversely impacted by the reliability of the raw mill, which struggled with the increasing demands of a hot market. The decision was made to invest in a new mill. FLSmidth tells the story.
To further eliminate CO2 emissions from the production of cement, FLSmidth will lead a new consortium to mature and deploy carbonation technologies in the industry.
FLSmidth has won a contract to supply a series of state-of-art equipment for a greenfield cement plant in Asia.
Janardhanan Ananthakrishnan, FLSmidth, reveals how a ball mill upgrade project at JK Cement’s Mangrol plant utilised new wear surfaces to more than double production, whilst reducing specific energy demand.
To further decarbonise the cement industry, FLSmidth and a series of leading industry experts have formed a new partnership called ECoClay.
Robert Shenk, FLSmidth, provides an overview of what ‘green’ cement plants could look like in the near future.
The order includes the world’s largest gas suspension calciner system and a complete grinding station adding another 120% grinding capacity.
Order intake grew 5% organically in 2021, as a result of an easing pandemic impact and improved site access compared to 2020. Including currency effects, order intake increased by 4% to DKK 19 233 m.
Together, the companies will tackle the growing challenge of non-recyclable plastic waste in Vietnam.
The new pyro line at the site in Pacasmayo, north of Lima in Peru, will increase clinker production capacity by approximately 600 000 tpy.