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Asia Cement

Taiwan: Asia Cement announces wind farm project

Asia Cement Corporation announced that they have partnered with Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners to develop an offshore wind farm by 2020. The Hsinchu Offshore Wind Power...
Semen Baturaja

Indonesia: Semen Baturaja targets coal mine

Semen Batuaja intends to add a mining company to its business portfolio, setting aside IDR 300 billion to finance the acquisition. Company management expects that...
Raysut Cement

Oman: Raysut Cement records drop in revenue in 2017

Rising energy costs, competition from neighboring countries and a decrease in demand have all impacted the company's sales results. “There has been severe competition across...
Cemento Cosmos

Spain: Cemento Cosmos plans to use old tires as fuel

The cement company aims to replace up to 30% of its petroleum coke with discarded tires without impacting production volume or CO2 emissions. Cemento Cosmos...
Cong Thanh Cement

Vietnam: Cong Thanh Cement to use excess heat power generation

Cong Thanh Group has invested Cong Thanh Thermal Power Plant which will use residual heat from Cong Thanh Cement Plant to generate 12 MW...
MTES

France: Government plans to use wood waste in cement production

A new proposal from the Ministry of Ecological Transition will see cement companies use wood waste in the production process. On February 12, the government...
Indonesia Coal

Indonesia: Rising coal prices impact cement sector

While the rise in coal prices is a blessing for some in the mining sector and its supporting sectors, the cement industry has been...
VICAT

France: Vicat to invest in gasifier

The Vicat group has invested EUR 4,5 million for a gasifier at its Créchy cement plant. The new device will further reduce fossil fuel...
Semen Baturaja

Indonesia: Semen Baturaja enters coal mining business

In order to save on fuel costs, PT Semen Baturaja (SMBR) plans to acquire coal mines. If the plan is implemented, the cement producer...
Bamburi Cement

Kenya: Bamburi Cement halts solar energy plans

The high cost of the project forced Bamburi Cement to cancel the switch to solar energy. Susan Maingi, Director of Corporate Affairs and Sustainability stated...
emami

India: Emami Cement to update electrical system

ABB India announced that it has secured an order for an automation and electrical system for the 2 Million tonnes per year greenfield Emami...

Canada: Lafarge Brookfield invests in emissions monitoring systems

Canada: Lafarge Canada Inc. says it has spent US $830,000 to install emissions monitoring systems in light of its plans to burn tires at its Nova...

Egypt: Schneider Electric supplies electrical equipment to Assiut Cement plant in Beni Suef

Egypt: Schneider Electric has been awarded a contract to supply and install all electrical works for Assiut Cement factory (CEMEX) in Beni Suef. According to Mohamed Shahin,...

Philippines: counterfeit cigarettes destroyed at Holcim Philippines Davao plant

Philippines: 4.74 million packs of counterfeit cigarettes worth PHP 142.44 million are going to be burned at Holcim Philippines plant in Davao city. The cigarettes...

Australia: Infigen to supply green power to Adelaide Brighton

Australia: Adelaide Brighton Ltd. and Infigen Energy have signed a contract under which 2 cement plants north of Adelaide and a quarry on Yorke Peninsula will...

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