Cement and Materials

Mining News Pro - Cemex USA’s Miami and Brooksville South cement plants in Florida have been awarded Energy Star certification for 2019 by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for work on energy efficiency and sustainability.

Mining News Pro - Paulo Camillo Penna, the president of SNIC, the Brazilian national cement industry union, has expressed caution about growing cement sales so far in 2019.

Mining News Pro - Lehigh Cement Co. LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lehigh Hanson Inc., was awarded the 2019 Corporate Investment and Community Impact (CiCi) Award in the Corporate Investment category for economic development at its Mitchell plant.

Mining News Pro - Allu and Mapei have announced their cooperation on the Allu Mapei Circulus system, which is aimed at large and medium sized ready-mixed concrete producers or cement/concrete recycling companies that wish to reduce the cost of handling returned concrete waste.

Mining News Pro - According to Customs Administration of Iran, the value of cement export chain during the last year has reached 400 million dollars and includes 32 percent of Iran’s total export value.

Mining News Pro - Iran stood in the 10th place in cement production in 2018.

Mining News Pro - Anhui Conch’s revenue grew by 70.5% year-on-year to US$19.1bn in 2018 from US$11.2bn in 2017. Its sales volumes of cement rose by 25% to 368Mt. Its net profit increased by 88% to US$4.44bn from US$2.36bn. The cement producer attributed this to ‘significant’ growth in its prices.

Mining News Pro - Canada`s ZEN Graphene Solutions issued a press release this week stating that management is optimistic about the company`s project to transform mine tailings into cement replacement material.

Mining News Pro - If the construction of 400 thousand new residential units in Iran is carried out in accordance with the plan, the annual demand for cement in the country will increase by about 3 to 4 million tons.

Mining News Pro - The Bolivian government will verify the quality of imported cement as of the start of this year and if found to be insufficient, the consignment will not be allowed to enter the country, according to Eugenio Rojas, the country’s minister of Productive Development.

Mining News Pro - FCT Combustion has been awarded a kiln conversion project by an unnamed cement company.

Mining News Pro - The head of the Cement Industry Employers Association said that exports of cement and clinker increased by 17.3% during the first five months of this year.

Mining News Pro - The head of the Guild of Cement Industries said that the volume of cement production in the five months of this year amounted to 24.55 thousand and 446 tons, which shows an increase of more than 244.1 thousand tons compared to the same period last year.

Mining News Pro - The white cement factory in Azna was hit by the presence of the minister of industry, mining and commerce.

Mining News Pro - A cement expert said that cement consumption in the two months of this month has dropped by two percentage points from the previous month, saying that the price of cement has not changed and will not increase.

Mining News Pro - Head of Industry, Mine and Trade Organization of Bushehr province said that 15 production projects will be opened in the government week in Bushehr province.

Mining News - Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited (NINL) produced 3105 MT hot metal on June 28, 2018 to record the highest single-day production since inception. The Kalinga Nagar based company also registered the highest single-day Pig Iron production of 2935 MT on the same day.

Mining News - Consolidating its leadership in the scenario of the energy transition in Chile and the world, ENGIE Energía Chile (EECL) has signed an important contract to ...

Mining News Agency -According to the US Department of Commerce(DOC) data showed US nickel scrap exports were about 2,300 tons in November 2017, increased by 16.6% to 1,973 tons compared with last month.

Mining News Agency - A gap between local production and demand is expected to lead to a deficit in cement for the next three to four years to 2020.

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