The article, which is based on production experience, explains the basic requirements placed on cements that are used in the industrial-scale production of general-construction and special-purpose concretes. It proves the influence of false setting of cement, C3A conten...
Material prepared by EUROCEMENT group and Journal Cement companies.
In spite of the development and world marketing of new construction materials, the annual growth in cement production is about 3%. In 2004 its overall production reached about 2.2 bin. t. It is pred...
The article describes the (proven in practice) concepts and approaches to a comprehensive method of improving the efficiency of clinker burning technology by optimizing the heat mass exchange in wet kilns. They were developed as a result of four-year cooperative...
Interview given by General Director of SC Sebryakov-Cement Mr. Sergei Rogachev to General Director of Journal Cement Ltd. Ms. Ludmila German
Sergey Rogachev describes today's state of the enterprise and its modernization plans.
The article analyzes the operation of roller mills at cement industry enterprises in North and South America. It reviews the design of various mills, quality of the product obtained, as well as the operation results of roller mills at plants in Guatemala and Argentina.
The Republic of Kazakhstan is a dynamically developing economy. In 2004 its GDP went up 9.4%. This favourable economic situation promotes an increase in construction volumes, and consequently, growth in cement consumption.
In spite of the sufficiently high growth ra...
|Author: K.M. Morozov
The article offers a theoretical justification of the application of X-ray analysis methods for materials in cement production. Scientifically substantiated is the use of Rietveld method for quantitative phase analysis. The article also describes the spectrometers and d...
On 14-16 September BatiMix - the 5th International Specialized Conference on Construction Mixes - will be held in St.
Petersburg. For the first time within the framework of the conference a specialized exhibition (BaltiM1x Expo) will be organised.
The article co...
The article describes specific features of regional cement markets and the social and technological factors affecting them. The criteria used to evaluate various market situations are, e.g. investment capitals at their disposal, 'technology heritage", stability...
|Author: M. Mersmann, J. Krump
The plant was commissioned in 1970-1975. Its annual design capacity was 3700 thou. t cement.
In early 1999 a controlling interest in the enterprise was acquired by CRH company.
At present. four technological lines have been re-commissioned and are now in operation. Thei...