The order includes a complete range of equipment, from crushing to packing, and a palletising system. FLSmidth will deliver state-of-the-art energy-efficient technology, including vertical roller mills for raw, coal, and cement grinding, FLSmidth Cross-Bar cooler, and a low-NOx, inline calciner system.
The client, Cielo Azul, is an established player in the ready-mixed concrete business, in which concrete is delivered directly to the end user. The new cement plant marks the company’s entry into the cement production business.
"We are proud that Cielo Azul has chosen FLSmidth as their partner as they enter the world of cement production. FLSmidth has a 135-year proven track record of understanding and sharing our customers' ambitions. We develop the most advanced technology in our industries and offer market-leading product and service ranges. Together with Cielo Azul, we will leverage on our knowledge and experience to deliver the most energy-efficient cement plant in Uruguay," said Per Mejnert Kristensen, Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division.
Read the article online at: https://www.worldcement.com/the-americas/08082017/flsmidth-receives-order-from-cielo-azul-cementos-y-calizas-sa/