Russian cement industry in 2021

The article reviews the Russian cement industry in 2021. All indicators are given according to the reporting data of cement enterprises and Rosstat. The volume of cement production amounted to 59.9 million tons, which is up by 3.7 million tons, or 6.7 % YoY. The new...

Germany: Decarbonising the industry in a stable market environment

During the past years Germany has been experiencing an increasing demand for buildings and infrastructure, which has led to a growing cement market. While the outlook is expected to stay positive, all forces are now concentrated towards achieving climate targets. With 2...

"Green" cement in the Russian market

The emerging global trend of making the construction industry "greener" is posing new challenges to manufacturers of building materials, as they need to invest in the development of new technological solutions for more environmentally friendly production, to c...

Cement plant power production — Towards clean power autonomy

Power production is becoming a key necessity in a modern cement plant as the electricity prices keep fast increasing associated with electricity shortage. This article reviews the most popular technologies for power production in cement plants: waste heat recovery, wind...

Russian market of gypsum and gypsum-based materials

The article presents data on the structure, volumes and trends of the markets of gypsum stone, gypsum binder and gypsum building materials of major groups, and formulates short-term forecasts. The main attention is paid to the markets of gypsum plasterboard and gypsum p...

Development of design and survey documentation. Expert review and obtaining a construction permit

The article highlights the following issues: conceptual decisions affecting the construction of a facility; preparation of technical assignment for designing; project documentation; expert examination; obtaining a building permit. The components of the integrated design...

Experience in the selection of alloy composition in the production of consumables for crushing and grinding equipment

The comparative results of chromium alloys developed by the specialists of OOO Metallurg-Project are presented. Liner plates made of chromium alloy, installed in the grinding equipment of various types for grinding of highly abrasive materials, after long-term operatio...

Electric neutralization in cement grinding

The article presents the results of using ECOFOR devices to increase the efficiency of modern cement mills and roller presses. The ideas about the optimum content of material in the mill during its electric neutralization in the course of grinding are supplemented. The ...

Problems of certification of standard multifractional sand for cement testing

The paper is devoted to the problems arising during the certification of the standard multifractional sand for cement tests in connection with the new GOST 6139-2020. Amendments to this standard, specifying the requirements to the reference sand used for certification o...

Determination of fluorine in the raw materials of cement production by X-ray fluorescence analysis

The procedure of quantitative determination of fluorine in the raw materials of cement production with X-ray fluorescent spectrometers manufactured by the international company Thermo Fisher Scientific is described. The obtained results have proved the possibility of op...

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