Bag filter upgraded at a United Arab Emirates cement plant

When National Cement Company Dubai, undertook an extensive modernisation project, a big challenge was meeting the increased gas flow capacity to be filtered within the limited physical space available. National Cement turned to FLSmidth Airtech, the original kiln filter...

Financial crisis, cement industry and the Kyoto protocol

The article discusses the potential for introducing energy-efficiency measures in the Russian cement industry and their expediency under the conditions of the current financial crisis. It cites preliminary calculations of possible reduction of greenhouse-effect gas emis...

Cement industry of Ukraine. Results of operations in the 1st four months of 2009

The data on the production of cement and clinker by Ukrainian enterprises in January-April 2009, compared to January-April 2008 and data on export of cement and its consumption by various Ukrainian regions are given in the tables.

Comparative assessment of the effect of dechromatization agents on cement properties

The article describes a study on the efficiency of using reducing agents of six-valence chromium in cement. The study covered the effect of such reducers made by two producers on the properties of cement prepared on the base of clinkers produced by ZAO Oskol-Cement and ...

Carbon nanostructures incorporated to C3S- and cement-based binders

Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) are well known for their unparalleled mechanical properties. Additionally their very high aspect ratio and low specific weight make them a very promising reinforcement material for composites. Recently carbon nanotubes were incorporated t...

On revision of standards for special cements

The article cites the results of operations of Russian cement plants as shown by the tests of ordinary cement carried out in accordance with GOST 30744-2001. It is noted that most of the Russian cement plants have passed to the new test method. The article substantiates...

Has the adoption of the European cement specification (EN 197) improved cement consistency in South Africa?

In 1996, South Africa adopted the European Cement Specification (EN 197) and discontinued the specifications under which cement previously had been manufactured. These were based on British specifications (BS 12) which had a minimum requirement for stren...

International exhibition MiningWorld Russia

The article provides information on MiningWorld Russia – an international specialised exhibition of mining equipment, extraction and enrichment of ores and minerals held in Moscow.


The article offers information on 6th international exhibition of waste management and nature protection production technologies WasteTech-2009 held in Moscow.

Seminar on refractory materials and solutions offered by Höganäs Bjuf AB

In June 2009 in Tatranska Lomnica (Slovakia), Höganäs Bjuf Company (Sweden), jointly with Magnesita (Brazil), Brokk (Sweden) / Bricking Solutions (USA), Pricast (Spain), Velco (Germany) and Vesta (Ger...

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