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FLSmidth wins VRM contract in Bolivia

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Danish engineering company, FLSmidth, has received an order from Cooperativa Beoliviana de Cemento, Industrias y Servicios (COBOCE Ltda) in Bolivia for a new OK 43-4 vertical roller mill (VRM). The VRM will be installed at the COBOCE cement plant in Irpa Irpa in central Bolivia.

The order includes engineering, procurement, and supply of a complete range of equipment from mill feeding bins, grinding, and cement transport. FLSmidth MAAG Gear will supply the planetary gear units, FLSmidth Airtech will supply the fabric filters, and FLSmidth Automation will supply plant automation.

COBOCE is the third of five Bolivian cement producers to opt for FLSmidth VRM technology, according to Per Mejnert Kristensen, Group Executive Vice President of FLSmidth’s Cement Division. The mill will have a capacity of 130 tph. The value of the contract was not released.

Read the article online at: https://www.worldcement.com/the-americas/04122017/flsmidth-wins-vrm-contract-in-bolivia/

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